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Beyond Culture

A Journey of self-discovery

By Edward Hall
12-minute read
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Beyond Culture by Edward Hall

Beyond Culture (1976) explores how people across cultures display such diverse patterns of behavior, from resolving conflict to perceiving the passage of time. These blinks highlight the contrasts among cultures, showing us why we need to look beyond our culture to better understand other people.

  • Readers interested in the influence of culture on human behavior
  • Travelers or adventurers who want to learn more about cultural subtleties
  • Students eager to explore the work of famous anthropologist Edward Hall

Edward Hall (1914-2009) was a renowned American anthropologist and cross-cultural researcher. He received his PhD from Columbia University, conducted groundbreaking field research across Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and authored a number of lauded books on culture and communication.

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