Critique of Hofstede

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Critique of Hofstede
Jonas Lindgaard Bach Rasmussen, Student (University), Denmark

Does anyone know where to find good academic articles critisising Hofstedes cultural analysis? Any particular models and/or authors?

Critique of Hofstede
Ardian Thaci, Business Consultant
Please have a look for McSweeny, he has 4 or 5 assumptions, since these dimensions from Hofstede came from a study made in IBM offices around the world and he disagrees with it.

Hofstede - Critique
anthony, Entrepreneur, United Kingdom
Another source: "A Test of the Validity of Hofstede's Cultural Framework'. Blodgett, Bakir & Rose, Journal of Consumer Marketing, 25/6/2008.

Critique of Hofstede
Ang Peggy, Manager, Malaysia
'Cultures and Organizations: Software for the Mind' by Geert H. Hofstede.

Validating Hofstede's Original Work
Catherine M. Bing, CEO, United States
In Hofstede's recent new edition of culture and organizations there are references to over 200 more recent studies that validate his research. He also introduces a new dimension, indulgence versus restraint.


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