JAPANESE BUSINESS CULTURE & SYSTEMS
Winter Quarter 2017 – JAPAN 151/251
Building 160 (Wallenberg Hall), 450 Serra Mall, Room 317, Stanford University
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4:30-5:50 PM
Classes start on Tuesday, January 10, 2017
JAPAN 151 or JAPAN 251 (Register)
This is an English-language course about modern Japan, which is open to registered Stanford students in all schools and departments. Previous Japan study/experience is not necessary, but “veterans” of Japan are welcome. Especially recommended for students planning to intern in Japan.
Discussions will include Japanese group dynamics in industrial and corporate structures, negotiating styles, decision making, and crisis management as well as strategies for managing intercultural differences.
Alumni of the course have gone on to become successful entrepreneurs, served in the U.S. Foreign Service and are Executives for American Firms in Asia.
Director, US-Asia Technology Management Center
Consulting Professor, Department of Asian Languages
Consulting Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering
Office: Paul B. Allen Building, Room 318X
Tel: (650) 725-3621, Fax: (650) 725-9974
E-mail: rdasher [at] stanford [dot] edu
Course Assistant: Megumi Yoshinaga
E-mail: megumiy [at] stanford [dot] edu
For additional or related information, please contact:
US-Asia Technology Management Center
Tel: (650) 724-0096
Blog, slides and photos of our “Women in Japanese Business” Panel Discussion on 1/31/2017 available at <http://asia.stanford.edu/?page_id=7575>.