7, ---------- occurs when executives, managers, and others get positions in their own firms for their own family members. 8. A good metaphor and a way to visualize important the essential nature of culture is ------If we were to use a metaphor of something in nature in order to better understand the qualities and essence of culture, a particularly good one would be a ----- 9. Inside of each of the world’s biggest cultures we find smaller pockets known as “ subcultures”. These are smaller versions of the larger major cultures. Although they have smaller numbers of members, the nature of these subcultures is a mirror imager of the core values, beliefs and ideologies of the much larger national cultures. 10. Examining a country’s business climate is the first step that should be taken in examining a country’s possible potential for international expansion. 11. Jeffrey Skilling is a new executive for a New York- based firm that is checking that is checking out joint ventures in Asia. He will travel to Japan with a small group this spring. He has never travelled internationally before. He has spending reading Japanese jokes so that he will be able to break the ice in meetings with his Japanese colleagues. This should help Jeffrey considerably in Japan. 12. A class system is a system of social stratification where------
13, when a nation is isolated by topological barriers, its national culture changes more slowly. 14, ----------- is a term that depicts the human process of generating emotions, feelings, and evaluations of all kinds of things—concepts, objects of all sorts, and concepts. 15. The nearly 50 million Hispanic citizens of the U.S.A. are subculture existing within the larger national culture. Quiz 4 1. A truly socially responsible company probably will------- 2. Recently there has news coverage of the new iPhone costing consumers around $1000 US dollars. Which of the following is mostly likely a significant contributor to this price increase?
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