28 Hofstede’s Dimensions By Countries Exhibit 2.4 Anglo cultures (US, GB, Australia)high on individualism and masculinity, low on power distance and uncertainty avoidance
29 Latin Europeanhigh uncertainty avoidanceNordiclow masculinityFar Easternhigh power distance, low individualism
30 The 7d Model of Culture Cultural Dimensions and Critical Questions Relationships with People:universalism vs. particularlismDo we consider rules or relationships more important?
31 The 7d model, continued individualism vs. communitarianism Do we act mostly as individuals or as groups?specific vs. diffuseHow extensively are we involved with the lives of other people?
32 The 7d model, continued emotional vs. neutral Are we free to express our emotions or are we restrained?achievement vs. ascriptionDo we achieve status through accomplishment or is it part of our situation in life (e.g., gender, age, social class)?
33 The 7d model, continued Perspective on Time: sequential vs. snchronic Do we do tasks in sequence or several tasks at once?Relationship with the Environment:internal vs. external controlDo we control the environment or does it control us?
34 Exhibit 2.9 Universalism versus Particularism: Differences and Managerial Implications