The Interaction Between Language and Culture: A Test of the Cultural Accommodation Hypothesis in Seven Countries
2002 (English)In: Language and Intercultural Communication, ISSN 1470-8477, Vol. 2, no 2, 120-139 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
We investigate the cultural accommodation hypothesis in questionnaire-based research: Do respondents adjust their responses in a way that reflects the cultural values associated with the language of the questionnaire? A test of this hypothesis with a sample of university students in seven countries indicates that cultural accommodation plays an important role in cross-language research.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2002. Vol. 2, no 2, 120-139 p.
Research subject Business Studies
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-293797OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-293797DiVA: diva2:928277
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