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Cultural Dimensions - Major Elements of Cultural Patterns Vanita Jackson COMM – 4001- Intercultural Communication Prof. Gaby Johnson 3/17/2019
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Understand ing Cultural Differences Culture gives us a mental map that enables us to more easily understand the world around us and find solutions to common problems.
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Activity Orientation 1. Defining Activity – My culture is better at defining activities than I am. I tend to make plans to do things but don’t always go through with them or find excuses to procrastinate. 2. Evaluating Activity – I think we were equal on this. 3. Regard for and Handling Work – I think both me and my culture are equal when it come to regard for work and handling work. I believe that strong work ethics is something by culture firmly believes in.
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Social Relations Orientation 1. Relating to Others – I believe my culture and myself are equal when it comes to relating to others. As a minority you identify with being treating different than the majority. 2. Defining and Allocating Roles - My culture has long history of
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  • Spring '16
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