The text demonstrates how the theory, methods, and insights of cultural anthropology can influence, in a positive way, the conduct of international business operations, be they negotiating, managing, or marketing. KEY TOPICS: It explores (1) such general concepts as culture, ethnocentrism, and culture change; (2) the nature of the communication process, both linguistic and nonverbal communication; (3) a typology of value contrasts that can be applied anywhere in the world to help diagnose potential breakdowns in business communication; (4) a number of ways of collecting relevant culture-specific data on any of the hundreds of different national cultures of the world; and (5) a set of valuable skills and competencies that are vital for becoming a world class business person. MARKET: For cross-cultural trainers and human resources personnel.
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This text demonstrates how the theory and insights of cultural anthropology can positively influence the conduct of international business, and offers a conceptual framework for understanding the cultural dimension of the international business arena.From the Back Cover:
This book will help prepare future American businessmen and women to understand and cope with the cultural dimension of their professions. This book demonstrates how the theory and insights of cultural anthropology can positively influence the conduct of international business (making it more effective and humane), and offers a conceptual framework for understanding the cultural dimension of the international business arena. It integrates the anthropological concept of culture into the issues and realities of international business. Appropriate for anyone interested in Applied Anthropology, Anthropology of Business, International Marketing and International Management.
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