All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Hofstede’
The fundamental issue here is how a society deals with the fact that the future can never be known: should we try to control the future or just let it happen?
Differences in the friendship between Bashar and me on the dimension of individualism/collectivism displayed a similar pattern to Hofstede’s findings on Dutch, Israeli and Arab cultures.
Much could be written here about interculturality when it comes to Israeli and Palestinian societies, which provide the context of this study.
I will present an overview of the professional literature on the two main components of this study, interculturality and friendship.
[The text for this essay is taken from: Weishut, D.J.N. (2012) My friend is a Palestinian Bedouin: Challenges and opportunities …