Lifting the Curtain : Backstage Cognition , Frontstage Behavior , and the Interpersonal Transmission of Culture ∗

@inproceedings{Lu2017LiftingTC,
  title={Lifting the Curtain : Backstage Cognition , Frontstage Behavior , and the Interpersonal Transmission of Culture ∗},
  author={Richard Lu and Jennifer A. Chatman and Amir Goldberg and Sameer B. Srivastava},
  year={2017}
}
From the schoolyard to the boardroom, the pressures of cultural assimilation pervade all walks of social life. Yet people vary in the capacity to fit in culturally, and their fit can wax and wane over time. We examine how individual cognition and social influence produce variation and change in cultural fit. We do so by lifting the curtain between the… CONTINUE READING