We shall also look at the different ways to study culture particularlyEmic and Etic approaches. We will study Hofstedes whole culture study, the study of self and the Cross-cultural comparisons involving whole-culture studies. I would like you to take a hard look at the how cultures value age and seniority and the implication of this to the society.
Give examples of a Low context culture and a High context culture. What differentiates them? Do they have any similarity? Discuss the power of language and how verbal communication can affect interpersonal relationship in your culture. How does it affect your business relationship? (You may want to read ahead to Ch 18 of your Say Anything book for more on this topic).
Reference: Pinterest (2012). High/Low Context: Whos Which?