It has to do with the fact that a society’s inequality is endorsed by the followers as much as by the leaders. The fundamental issue addressed by this dimension is the degree of interdependence a society maintains among its members. In Individualist societies people are only supposed to look after themselves and their direct family. In Collectivist societies people belong to “in groups” that take care of them in exchange for unquestioning loyalty. The fairly low score on Power Distance(40) in combination with one of the the most Individualist (91) cultures in the world reflects itself in the following: The American premise of “liberty and justice for all.
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Uncertainty Avoidance The dimension Uncertainty Avoidance has to do with the way that a society deals with the fact that the future can never be known: should we try to control the future or just let it happen? This ambiguity brings with it anxiety and different cultures have learnt to deal with this anxiety in different ways. The extent to which the members of a culture feel threatened by ambiguous or unknown situations and have created beliefs and institutions that try to avoid these is reflected in the score on Uncertainty Avoidance. Saudi Arabia scores 64 on this dimension and thus has a preference for avoiding uncertainty.
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