“Your Time Is Up!”: A Case of Cultural Differences in Communication Cues and Perception of Time

  • Hayley Stone
  • Christopher Stone


There are argued to be five fundamental patterns of cultural difference in communication styles1: dealing with conflict, completing tasks, making decisions, disclosing information and acquiring knowledge. This case study illustrates aspects of all five.


Interpersonal Communication International Management Collectivist Culture Intercultural Communication Fundamental Pattern 
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  • Christopher Stone

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