What is the Influence of Culture on Attribution?

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Chris, Ghana

What is the Influence of Culture on Attribution?

How does culture affect the process of attribution in communication?


Anonymous, UK

Culture and Causal Explanations

Of course culture influences the way people make causal explanations. HOW this is happening I don't know.

Erik, Netherlands

Cultural Attribution

You should check out Hofstede's research about this.

Willz, Uganda

Culture matters a lot in Communication

Different cultures have different modes of communication.
For example, in some parts of India, a vertical nod of the head is implying no, while in my country the same node means a yes.

Mawuena, Ghana

The Effect of an Person's Culture on Attribution

Culture has to do with a way of life and this is greatly influenced by upbringing and the environment. It therefore affects attribution since people tend to explain things based on their experiences and background.

Parthasarthy, India

Culture impacts attribution

Hi ... culture is something which we have learnt over a period of time and it is a great influencer on the 'Perception' or the 'Personality', of any individual and also to a great extent on the Attitude of the individuals.
When we observe that culture plays a major role on the 3 individual aspects which make up an individual how can it NOT influence the attributions (how he makes causal explanations) of this person?

Lawani 'dapo, Nigeria

Culture defines the Causal Explanations of People

If people are separated by culture, then reactions are culture-based mostly. Reasons for these react... Sign up

Muhammad Moeen
HR Consultant, Pakistan

Highly Dependent on Internal Factors of Attribution

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