Hasidim Powerpoint

Hasidim Powerpoint - Cultural Communication between Hasidic...

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Cultural Communication between Hasidic Jews and
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General Overview Started in America with Hasidic refugees after WWII (1946) Minority within a minority Bifurcated gender system Hasidim is a spiritual revival movement. The goal is to lose oneself in a trancelike state while worshiping and praying to God.
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Individualism vs. Collectivism Hasidics Value individual achievement Mostly focus on group success and prosperity Medium low score USA Highly individualistic Score of 200 Feel people should take care of themselves and don’t know our neighbors
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Uncertainty Avoidance Hasidics Historically they have had to adapt They survive by keeping their old ways High uncertainty avoidance USA Our score is -87 Consistent with predictors
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Power Distance Hasidics Rabbi is definitely the leader They try to be a cohesive community Level playing field Low score USA Moderately low power distance
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Time Orientation Hasidics
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course SOC 2061 taught by Professor Warner during the Spring '08 term at Webster.

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