Task and Relationship Orientations of Ugandans and Americans
作者: Terrell G. ManyakBahaudin G. Mujtaba
刊名: International Business and Management, 2013, Vol.6 (1), pp.12-20
来源数据库: CSCanada Journal
DOI: 10.3968/j.ibm.1923842820130601.1010
关键词: Ugandatask orientationrelationship orientationgenderAfrican culture
原始语种摘要: Uganda is emerging as a significant political and economic force on the African continent, but this landlocked nation remains largely a mystery within the international community. The study seeks to build a better understanding of Uganda by comparing the task and relationship orientations of Ugandans and Americans. The Style Questionnaire was used to gather responses from 139 Ugandan and 484 American workers. The findings show that Ugandan workers are not only more relationship oriented than Americans, but their task orientation scores are also higher. The findings also show that Ugandan women are more task oriented than Ugandan men. Awareness of these differences will help international managers assigned to Uganda as well as Ugandan managers adjust their behavior to provide more...
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  • relationship 关系
  • adjust 
  • orientation 定向
  • effective 有效的
  • higher 
  • their 他们的
  • landlocked 陆封
  • Uganda 乌干达
  • oriented 定向的
  • understanding 理解