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Practical guides to negotiating in China

by Geoff Sharp

From the blog mediator blah...blah...

Geoff Sharp

Last week on the Conflict Management Division Listserv* Roger C. Mayer, Professor of Management at The University of Akron put the word out for any short, practical guides to negotiating in China and got this nice collection of online articles from Kim Foster (the first one is open access but 2 - 4 require $);

1. Negotiating into China: the impact of individual perception on Chinese negotiation styles Author(s):Zhenzhong MaInternational Journal of Emerging Markets; Volume: 1 Issue: 1; 2006

2.
Business-to-business negotiating in China: the role of morality Author(s):Jamal A. Al-Khatib, Stacy M. Vollmers, Yusin LiuJournal of Business & Industrial Marketing; Volume: 22 Issue: 2; 2007

3.
Negotiating in China: some issues for Western women Author(s):Hong Seng WooWomen in Management Review; Volume: 14 Issue: 4; 1999

4.
Cultural characteristics prevalent in the Chinese negotiation process Author(s):Hong Seng Woo, Celine Prud’hommeEuropean Business Review; Volume: 99 Issue: 5; 1999

Also, take a look at this useful article summary from the Harvard Business Review called Negotiating in China and this very useful website devoted to assisting Westerners to Negotiate in China

*The Conflict Management Division Listserv is an electronic list sponsored by
the Conflict Management Division of the Academy of Management

Biography


Geoff Sharp is a Commercial Mediator from Wellington, New Zealand. Geoff works in the Asia Pacific region, including New Zealand, Malaysia, Thailand and Pacific Islands. He is a mediator resolving business problems. He is a fellow of the International Academy of Mediators and mediates complex and hotly debated litigation covering a wide range of subject matter from insurance disputes to historic sexual abuse claims.

Geoff is author of the award winning blog mediator blah...blah... a mediation blog experiment in reflective practice and the Mediation vBlog Project, a kind of mediation genome project by video blog.



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