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Dimensions of Japan

Lawrence Alexander Olson

Dimensions of Japan

a collection of reports written for the American Universities Field Staff.

by Lawrence Alexander Olson

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Published by American Universities Field Staff in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.,
    • Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1945-1989.,
    • Japan -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsAmerican Universities Field Staff.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS889 .O47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 403 p.
      Number of Pages403
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5883166M
      LC Control Number63014762
      OCLC/WorldCa412517

      Essential reading for anyone trying to get behind recent headlines. Indulgence The Indulgence dimension is a relatively new dimension to the model. Dimensions of Japan book are past and present oriented and value traditions and social obligations. Unstructured situations are novel, unknown, surprising, different from usual. Modern book production[ edit ] As printing and paper technology developed, it became possible to produce and to print on much larger sheets or rolls of paper and it may not be apparent or even possible to determine from examination of a modern book how the paper was folded to produce them. For example if someone in Germany starts to mow his lawn on a Sunday his neighbors will ask him immediately to stop as noise nuisance is tabooed on Sundays.

      But Satow is also a wonderful writer, a man with a vibrant sense of humor and a way with an anecdote that must have made him popular in the drinking establishments he happily Dimensions of Japan book to frequenting. Target Setting — In Germany, the Netherlands, the UK, the USA and other low power distance cultures, targets are negotiated, while in high power distance cultures such as Italy, France, and Belgium, targets are set by senior managers. A society that practices indulgence makes room for the comparatively free gratification of natural and basic human drives pertaining to indulging in fun and enjoying life. South American countries such as Chile, Peru and Argentina are highly uncertainty avoiding countries.

      The personalities and narratives that bring the past to life were removed in favor of testable facts, leading to an assumption in many that history is boring or irrelevant. In ancient times there had been tribal communities who already had developed rules to make survival possible. Since low uncertainty avoidance and high power distance Dimensions of Japan book within the community, the members were more inclined toward organizing themselves as an extended family, with the chief being the grandfather of that family. Modern book production[ edit ] As printing and paper technology developed, it became possible to produce and to print on much larger sheets or rolls of paper and it may not be apparent or even possible to determine from examination of a modern book how the paper was folded to produce them. This fascinating book gives a historical overview but is much more concerned with where Japan is today and where it will go in the future. A high uncertainty avoidance ranking creates a rule-oriented society that institutes laws, rules, regulations, and controls in order to reduce the amount of uncertainty.


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