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English translation: power distance

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Dutch term or phrase:machtsafstand
English translation:power distance
Entered by: Simon Jones
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03:31 Apr 18, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Dutch term or phrase: machtsafstand
De voorlichters die al langer bij het project werkten waren gewend aan een Westerse manier van leiding geven waarbij sprake was van een kleine machtsafstand. Het nieuwe aangestelde hoofd voorlichtingsdienst was echter gewend aan een grote machtsafstand en pikte veel opmerkingen van de voorlichters niet.
Simon Jones
Local time: 01:49
power distance
Explanation:
Here are some interesting links:

IT-Monitor literatuurservice Excerpta Informatica, 13 november ...
... personen, (4) verminderen van de machtsafstand tussen belangrijke personen, en (5 ... SAM0122-7408
Group support systems, power, and influence in an organization ...
www.kub.nl/~dbi/excerpta/monitor/9811/gdss.htm - 14k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's


Hofstede
... Machtsafstand. In Nederland hechten we grote waarde aan het ... zijn is de Machtafstand.
Hofstede definieert de Machtafstand (Engels: Power Distance ) als volgt: ...
bosz.its.tudelft.nl/stages/introductie%20hofstede.htm - 23k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's


Good luck!

[PDF] www-edocs.unimaas.nl/files/sr98001.pdf
... Gamson in zijn klassieke studie Power and Discontent . 54 Dit onderzoek ... sterk? Theoretisch
geeft Mauk Mulders machtsafstand-reductietheorie hier een mogelijke ...
Text version - Gelijkwaardige pagina's
Assistance for internships, practical training, studying or ...
... Deutsche Version, International Business Culture XI. POWER DISTANCE "Power
distance is the extent to which less powerful members of institutions and ...
www.via-web.de/ibc/power_distance.html - 9k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's

Low Power Distance
Hofstede s Dimensions of National Culture. Power Distance: the extent to which
the less powerful expect and accept that power is distributed unequally. ...
homepage.psy.utexas.edu/Homepage/Class/Psy365M/Merritt/HOFcharts.html

Power Distance
Power Distance. Power distance is a measure of the extent to which those who
have less power in society accept that power is distributed unequally. ...
www.sbm.temple.edu/~dhopkins/GSM5055/tsld015.htm - 2k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's
[ Meer resultaten van www.sbm.temple.edu ]


POWER DISTANCE
POWER DISTANCE. High PD culture will subordinate to a leader
whose title comes from socially accepted sources. ...
www.mcm.edu/~chandlet/groups/tsld011.htm - 2k


Selected response from:

Cynthia Brals-Rud
Local time: 02:49
Grading comment
What can I say? A superb answer and highly relevant reference material. The work of Hofstede (among others) is discussed extensively in the piece so the references provided were exactly what I was looking for!
Thanks to all who supplied answers.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nahierarchical distancexxxjarry
napower distance
Cynthia Brals-Rud
naa hierarchic structure
Joeri Van Liefferinge


  

Answers


26 mins
a hierarchic structure


Explanation:
I would opt for a free translation:

...western, slightly hierarchical management. The newly appointed head of the public information service however, was used to a more strict hierarchic structure...

Joeri Van Liefferinge
Belgium
Local time: 02:49
Native speaker of: Native in FlemishFlemish, Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 14
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26 mins
power distance


Explanation:
Here are some interesting links:

IT-Monitor literatuurservice Excerpta Informatica, 13 november ...
... personen, (4) verminderen van de machtsafstand tussen belangrijke personen, en (5 ... SAM0122-7408
Group support systems, power, and influence in an organization ...
www.kub.nl/~dbi/excerpta/monitor/9811/gdss.htm - 14k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's


Hofstede
... Machtsafstand. In Nederland hechten we grote waarde aan het ... zijn is de Machtafstand.
Hofstede definieert de Machtafstand (Engels: Power Distance ) als volgt: ...
bosz.its.tudelft.nl/stages/introductie%20hofstede.htm - 23k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's


Good luck!

[PDF] www-edocs.unimaas.nl/files/sr98001.pdf
... Gamson in zijn klassieke studie Power and Discontent . 54 Dit onderzoek ... sterk? Theoretisch
geeft Mauk Mulders machtsafstand-reductietheorie hier een mogelijke ...
Text version - Gelijkwaardige pagina's
Assistance for internships, practical training, studying or ...
... Deutsche Version, International Business Culture XI. POWER DISTANCE "Power
distance is the extent to which less powerful members of institutions and ...
www.via-web.de/ibc/power_distance.html - 9k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's

Low Power Distance
Hofstede s Dimensions of National Culture. Power Distance: the extent to which
the less powerful expect and accept that power is distributed unequally. ...
homepage.psy.utexas.edu/Homepage/Class/Psy365M/Merritt/HOFcharts.html

Power Distance
Power Distance. Power distance is a measure of the extent to which those who
have less power in society accept that power is distributed unequally. ...
www.sbm.temple.edu/~dhopkins/GSM5055/tsld015.htm - 2k - In cache - Gelijkwaardige pagina's
[ Meer resultaten van www.sbm.temple.edu ]


POWER DISTANCE
POWER DISTANCE. High PD culture will subordinate to a leader
whose title comes from socially accepted sources. ...
www.mcm.edu/~chandlet/groups/tsld011.htm - 2k





    Reference: http://www.mcm.edu/~chandlet/groups/tsld011.htm
    bosz.its.tudelft.nl/stages/introductie%20hofstede.htm
Cynthia Brals-Rud
Local time: 02:49
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 109
Grading comment
What can I say? A superb answer and highly relevant reference material. The work of Hofstede (among others) is discussed extensively in the piece so the references provided were exactly what I was looking for!
Thanks to all who supplied answers.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Davorka Grgic
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26 mins
hierarchical distance


Explanation:
or simply formal / informal management style

xxxjarry
South Africa
Local time: 03:49
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 3855
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