By Richard D. Lewis
This name addresses the query: Can globalization lead to the standardization of values and modes of behaviour? It discusses how geography, language and faith effect on tradition and explores elements of tradition that obliterate rational arguments.
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We are often seen as anti-Anglo-Saxon in general and anti-American in particular.
Other. We are often seen as anti-Anglo-Saxon in general and anti-American in particular.
Reactives listen before they leap, concentrating on what the speaker is saying and refusing to let their minds wander (difficult for Latins). Rarely, if ever, do they interrupt a speaker during a discourse/speech/presentation. When the speaker is finished, they do not reply immediately but rather leave a decent period of silence after the speaker has stopped in order to show respect for the weight of the remarks, which must be considered unhurriedly and with due deference. Even when representatives of a reactive culture begin their reply, they are unlikely to voice any strong opinion immediately.
Cultural Imperative by Richard D. Lewis