Hierarchical vs. Egalitarian Structures

Definition: Describes the degree of deference shown and implied to positions of authority. Click here for a more detailed definition.
The defining characteristics of this dimension are:
How society is structured
How power is allocated or earned
Tolerance for social mobility
How organizations are structured and run
The amount of responsibility and control employees are given
Tips for Crossing Cult ures
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