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Influence Of Culture On Decision Making

The influence of culture changes the approach to decision making. Give examples of how different cultures approach decision making.

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Different cultures approach decision making in various ways. Some may do so from an individualism approach while others would lend more toward collectivism. For example, within the Asian culture, the approach to decision making is more collective than perhaps the American culture. Within the American culture, the focus is individualism. This means that Americans are oriented toward the agency of the individual, objects are identified individually, and the ideal of reasoning is based in logic (University of Texas, 2012). Within an Asian culture, the focus is collectivism. This means that ...

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A discussion regarding the influence of culture on decision making including some examples of how different cultures approach decision making, specifically using examples from Asian, Native American, and American cultures. 260 words, 3 references.