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ERIC Number: EJ599456
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0042-062X
When Cultures Clash: Views from the Professions.
Hedderich, Norbert
Unterrichtspraxis/Teaching German, v32 n2 p158-65 Fall 1999
Interviewed German and American employees to investigate cultural differences at the workplace, examining their views on culture clash and collecting examples of situations involving miscommunication due to cultural differences. Employees described differences in such areas as work atmospheres, working hours, thinking styles, greetings, work pace, and communication styles. Advice for American students anticipating internships in German speaking countries is included. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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