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Author Adekola, Abel.

Title Global business management : a cross-cultural perspective / Abel Adekola and Bruno S. Sergi
Published Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2007
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Description 1 online resource (310 pages) : illustrations
Series Innovative business textbooks
Innovative business textbooks.
Contents International management and cross-cultural perspectives -- Changes and growth in the international marketplace -- An introduction to multinational enterprises -- The impact of economics and the international monetary framework on international management -- The impact of domestic politics on international business -- Information technology and its impact on international management -- International service management -- Culture defined -- Impact of culture on international management -- Cross-cultural training and expatriate assignments -- Toward new international business conditions and opportunities -- App. : international metaphors
Summary This book interweaves the concepts of the guidance on globalization, international management, and the intricacies of international business that many books on the market treat independently. It clarifies and explains culture, cultural misunderstandings, and cross-cultural interactions. The text is unique in that it offers both the management perspective and the cultural perspective
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-295) and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Globalization.
International business enterprises -- Cross-cultural studies.
International business enterprises -- Management.
International trade -- Cross-cultural studies
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Sergi, Bruno S.
ISBN 0754684687