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Careers in Cross-Cultural Perspective

BySvetlana N. Khapova, Jon P. Briscoe, Michael Dickmann

Careers unfold over social space. For years, career researchers focused on the social space of careers in single organizational settings (Van Maanen & Schein, 1977). While some people’s careers still play out in a traditional setting, for others today the social space of careers has gone global.