Differences Between The USAd Liberia

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Michelle LeBaron defined culture as “exist within larger systems.” [1] The U.S. and Liberia are vastly different cultures; however, given their historical background one would reason they would have more similarities. While each culture has its proverbs, (passed down from generation to generation) the major difference between these cultures is clock time and event time.

The United States is a clock timed culture. Consequently, clock timed cultures consider time “as a dotted line with regular spacings. Events are organized by the number of intervals before or after their occurrence” [2] as stated by Dr. Livermore. For example, the United States custom is to form organized lines in public places such as marketplaces. As an Illustration,
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