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DDBA 8524 Seminar in Multicultural Management: Welcome & Course Readings

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DDBA 8524 Course Readings

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Alonso, A., & Wang, M. (2014). International practice forum. The Industrial-Organizational Psychologist, 51(4), 103–106.

American Society for Quality (ASQ). (2015). Preparing for the future. Journal for Quality and Participation, 38(3), 30–33.

Bencie, L. (2015). How to conduct an international negotiation: 10 tips from a global security consultant. Journal of Counterterrorism & Homeland Security International, 21(3), 14–16.

Boughzala, I., & De Vreede, G.-J. (2015). Evaluating team collaboration quality: The development and field application of a collaboration maturity model. Journal of Management Information Systems, 32(3), 129–157. doi:10.1080/07421222.2015.1095042

Brett, J., Behfar, K., & Kern, M. C. (2006, November). Managing multicultural teams. Harvard Business Review, 84(11), 84–91.

Celebrating teamwork. (2014). Journal for Quality and Participation, 37(3), 4–7.

Cohen, J. A. (2014). Settling international business disputes with China: Then and now. Cornell International Law Journal, 47(3), 555–568.

Coulson-Thomas, C. (2014). Changing behaviours without changing corporate cultures. Management Services, 58(1), 42–47.

Dabic, M., González-Loureiro, M., & Furrer, O. (2014). Research on the strategy of multinational enterprises: Key approaches and new avenues. Business Research Quarterly, 17(2), 129–148. doi:10.1016/j.brq.2013.09.001

Elgoibar, P., Munduate, L., Medina, F. J., & Euwema, M. C. (2014). Do women accommodate more than men? Gender differences in perceived social support and negotiation behavior by Spanish and Dutch worker representatives. Sex Roles, 70(11/12), 538–553. doi:10.1007/s11199-014-0378-4

Fitzsimmons, S. R. (2013). Multicultural employees: A framework for understanding how they contribute to organizations. Academy of Management Review, 38(4), 525–549. doi:10.5465/amr.2011.0234

Gomarasca, P. (2013). Multiculturalism or hybridisation? Cultural mixing and politics. Diversities, 15(2), 67–80.

Grant, P. R., & Robertson, D. W. (2014). Predicting immigrants’ attitudes toward multiculturalism using a measure of its perceived benefits. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 36(3), 209–220. doi:10.1080/01973533.2014.890622

Gražulis, V., & Markuckienė, E. (2014). Current issues of the development of employee intercultural competency in a work environment (a case-study of small municipalities of Lithuania). Socialiniai Tyrimai, 2014(3), 78–89.

Hurst, S., Arulogun, O. S., Owolabi, M. O., Akinyemi, R., Uvere, E., Warth, S., & Ovbiagele, B. (2015). Pretesting qualitative data collection procedures to facilitate methodological adherence and team building in Nigeria. International Journal of Qualitative Methods, 14(1), 53–64. doi:10.1177/160940691501400106

Johnson, M. (2015). Engaging a multigenerational and multicultural workforce: One style does not suit all. Plans & Trusts, 33(5), 10–15.

Jones, H. (2014). “The best borough in the country for cohesion!”: Managing place and multiculture in local government. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 37(4), 605–620. doi:10.1080/01419870.2013.808758

Keddie, A. (2012). Australian multicultural policy: Social cohesion through a political conception of autonomy. Journal of Sociology, 50(4), 408–421. doi:10:1177/1440783312462166

Ketter, P. (2015). Are You REDI? Public Manager, 44(2), 61–64.

Klocek, P., Dayib, H., Mukherjee, R., & Crespo, E. (2014). Supplier diversity: From “checking the box” to developing a trusted and valued partner. Journal: American Water Works Association, 106(9), 30–36. doi:10.5942/jawwa.2014.106.0138

Lam, S. (2015, March/April). Upfront: The flower  power in IT [Letter from the Editor]. Computerworld Hong Kong, 4.

Levitt, S. R. (2013). Cultural factors affecting international teamwork dynamics and effectiveness. The International Journal of Knowledge, Culture, and Change Management: Annual Review, 13, 9–23.

Long, J., Zang, Z., & Chen, C. (2014). The benefits of repeated collaboration for team performance in a Chinese context. Social Behavior and Personality: An International Journal, 42(9), 1507–1519. doi:10.2224/sbp.2014.42.9.1507

Morgan, L., Paucar-Caceres, A., & Wright, G. (2014). Leading effective global virtual teams: The consequences of methods of communication. Systemic Practice and Action Research, 27(6), 607–624. doi:10.1007/s11213-014-9315-2

Nelson, B. (2014). The data on diversity. Communications of the ACM, 57(11), 86–95. doi:10.1145/2597886

Onghena, Y. (2013). Reflections from the world of policy-related research: Think tanks and cultural diversity—between theory and practice. Crossings: Journal of Migration & Culture, 4(2), 187–200. doi:10.1386/cjmc.4.2.187_7

Poeppelman, T., & Blacksmith, N. (2015). Virtual workplaces: Technological functions can address common challenges. The Industrial-Organizational Psychologist, 52(3), 108–112.

Purdy, M. W., & Manning, L. M. (2015). Listening in the multicultural workplace: A dialogue of theory and practice. International Journal of Listening, 29(1), 1–11. doi:10.1080/10904018.2014.942492

Purvanova, R. K. (2014). Face-to-face versus virtual teams: What have we really learned? The Psychologist-Manager Journal, 17(1), 2–29. doi:10.1037/mgr0000009

Reeve, I. (2014). Multicultural health care? Cultural accommodation in non-devoted policy sectors. Canadian Public Administration, 57(4), 609–622. doi:10.1111/capa.12092

Reidel, L. (2015). Beyond a state-centric perspective on norm change: A multilevel governance analysis of the retreat from multiculturalism. Global Governance, 21(2), 317–336.

Samuel, L. M. (2015). When negotiating trade means negotiating difference: WTO insights. Social and Economic Studies, 64(2), 91–125.

Stapel, K., & Schneider, K. (2012). Managing knowledge on communication and information flow in global software projects. Expert Systems, 31(3), 234–252. doi:10.1111/j.1468-0394.2012.00649.x

Tanaka, A., & Kleiner, B. (2015). Cross-cultural business etiquette. Culture & Religion Review Journal, 2015(1), 9–19.

Taylor-Gooby, P., & Waite, E. (2014). Toward a more pragmatic multiculturalism? How the U.K. policy community sees the future of ethnic diversity policies. Governance, 27(2), 267–289. doi:10.1111/gove.12030

Windeler, J., Maruping, L. M., Robert, L. P., & Riemenschneider, C. K. (2015). E-profiles, conflict, and shared understanding in distributed teams. Journal of the Association for Information Systems, 16(7), 608–645.

Zaldivar, E. J. (2014). Authenticity and accountability: Key to an appreciative stance to adaptable leadership. AI Practitioner, 16(1), 9–19. doi:10.12781/978-1-907549-18-2-2

Zhu, P. (2015). Translation criteria: How they may affect international business. Journal of Technical Writing and Communication, 45(3), 285–298. doi:10.1177/0047281615578850