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1st Edition

Cultural Adaptation in the Workplace

ISBN 9781138286061
Published November 20, 2018 by Routledge
200 Pages

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Book Description

The purpose of this book, first published in 1996, is to explore the dimensions of the changing workforce, and examines the issues faced by non-native workers and their employers. This study aims to explore issues such as culture shock and cultural adaptation in the healthcare, fast food and hotel industries in Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. This title will be of interest to students of business studies and sociology.

Table of Contents

List of Charts and Figures;  Introduction;  1. The Changing Workplace  2. Cultural Diversity  3. Career Considerations  4. Workplace Ethics  5. Adaptation Sequence  6. Workplace Behaviour Outcomes  7. Problem-Solving Discussions  8. Metro. Washington Survey Results  9. An Adaptation Model  10. Global Model for Building Tolerance;  Appendixes;  Bibliography;  Index

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