Exploring Culture by Geert Hofstede
Exercises, Stories and Synthetic Cultures

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A guidebook book to Hofstede's five dimensions of culture (power distance, collectivism versus individualism, femininity versus masculinity, uncertainty avoidance and long term versus short term orientation) and derivative synthetic cultures. It provides more than 75 exercises, dialogues, stories and simulations for trainers, educators, and students.
 

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Paul Pedersen is Paul Pedersen is currently Professor Emeritus in Counseling and Human Services at Syracuse University and Visiting Professor in the Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii. is Paul Pedersen is currently Professor Emeritus in Counseling and Human Services at Syracuse University and Visiting Professor in the Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii. He is a Fellow in the American Psychological Association Division 7 (counseling), 9 (social issues) 45 (ethnic minorities) and 52 (international). He has published 40 books, 71 chapters and 94 articles on aspects of multicultural counseling, international psychology and related topics, including: Pedersen, P., Draguns J.G., Lonner W., & Trimble J. (2002) Counseling across cultures: Fifth edition, Thousand Oaks, CA, SAGE, Pedersen, P. (1999) Hidden messages in culture-centered counseling: A Triad Training Model, Thousand Oaks, Ca.: SAGE. Pedersen, P. (1997). Culture-centered counseling interventions: Striving for accuracy. Newbury Park, CA: SAGE. Pedersen, P. & Hernandez, D. (1997). Decisional interviewing in a cultural context: Structured exercises. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE. Jandt, F. & Pedersen, P. (1996). Constructive conflict management: Asian and Pacific cases. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE. Pedersen, P., Draguns, J., Lonner, W., & Trimble, J. (1996). Counseling across cultures: Fourth edition. Newbury Park, CA: SAGE. Ponterotto, J.G. & Pedersen, P.B. (1993). Prejudice prevention: A developmental counseling perspective. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage. Pedersen, P., Marsella, A., & Sartorius, N. (Eds.). (1984). Mental health services: The cross cultural context. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage Publications. He has been a Senior Fellow at the East West Center for six years and a Senior Fulbright Scholar at National Taiwan University for one year. Geert Hofstede (Netherlands) is professor emeritus of organizational anthropology and international management at the University of Limburg, in Maastricht, where he is the founder and director of the Institute for Research on Intercultural Cooperation. Gert-Jan Hofstede (Netherlands) is a Ph.D. and a professor at Wageningen University.
 
Published September 24, 2002 by Intercultural Press. 264 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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