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By Christina Johansson Robinowitz

modern day Vikings presents a window into what one international visitor known as the main American of ecu nations: Sweden. but, floor similarities among the 2 countries hide crucial alterations. Christina Robinowitz and Lisa Werner Carr supply insights and techniques for profitable interactions with Swedes, even if company or social. precise to its identify, modern day Vikings lines a few of Sweden’s so much ingrained cultural characteristics again to its Viking historical past: self-sufficiency, equity, egalitarianism and democracy. The authors additionally learn Sweden’s recognized “cradle-to-grave” social version and discover the values underlying glossy Swedish tradition, similar to lagom (moderation), the legislation of Jante (personal modesty), verbal exchange types and company practices.

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