Gung Ho Discussion Questions

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Gung Ho Discussion Questions TEAM A 1. Hunt makes two assumptions that turn out to be false: a) he believes he failed in his presentation to the Japanese; b) he believes the Japanese visit to the plant assures the plant will open. Later on, Audrey assumes that it’s okay for her to stay with the men after dinner. What aspects of their culture led them to make these assumptions? 2. What etiquette issues arise in the movie? 3. Were there ways in which doing advance homework could have led to better preparation for Hunt’s cross-cultural encounter in Japan? TEAM B 4. What incidents show different Japanese and American attitudes towards authority (power distance) and leadership dynamics? 5. What cultural value(s) are reflected in the Japanese zealous commitment to quality (0% defects) and the rigorous procedures to achieve it? 6. How do Japanese and Americans differ in their approach to resolving conflicts ? TEAM C
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