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MGMT 461 - Cross Cultural and Global Management

Resources to support Management 461- "Managing culturally diverse organizations in domestic and international contexts."

Global Culture eBooks

 

The links below will take you directly to the eBooks. If you are off campus you will be asked to enter your Mason ID and password.

Understanding Global Cultures: Metaphorical Journeys Through 29 Nations, Clusters of Nations, Continents, and Diversity..  The link above takes you to the record of the print book available to check out in the Fenwick Library. This link will take you to the eBook. (NOTE- there is a PDF of this eBook in your Blackboard courseware. Please try that if you are unable to access the book from that link.)

When Cultures Collide: Leading Across Cultures

When Teams Collide: Managing the International Team Successfully  (this title is in the eBrary database. You can either read it online or download it for 14 days.

 

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There is also this excellent print resource- Understanding Cultural Differences / Edward T. Hall and Mildred Reed Hall.  (Not available electronically) HD31 .H229 1990

Culture Specific eBooks

eBooks  (Many of these eBooks are part of the InterAct Series- you may find other titles here of interest)

 

Finland, cultural lone wolf Richard D. Lewis. " The story of an accomplished nation and her extraordinary people."

Germany- Unraveling an Enigma Learn about German culture

Au contraire! figuring out the French / Gilles Asselin and Ruth Mastron. Learn about French culture

Spain is Different Learn about Spanish culture

Understanding Japanese management practices Doing business with the Japanese

eBooks  (Many of these eBooks are part of the InterAct Series- you may find other titles here of interest)

 

Turning bricks into jade critical incidents for mutual understanding among Chinese and Americans Learn about Chinese culture

Encountering the Chinese- A modern country, an ancient culture More info on the Chinese

Learning to think Korean a guide to living and working in Korea Learn about life in Korea

Vietnam today a guide to a nation at a crossroads A wealth of information about Vietnam

eBooks  (Many of these eBooks are part of the InterAct Series- you may find other titles here of interest)

 

Understanding Arabs a contemporary guide to Arab society "(this book is only available in print. ask at the Fenwick information desk.)

Into Africa a guide to Sub-Saharan culture and diversity For visitors to the region

eBooks  (Many of these eBooks are part of the InterAct Series- you may find other titles here of interest)

Mexicans & Americans cracking the cultural code Learn about cultural differences