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The series was launched in 1979 with a book on Singapore (see entry in this issue), which spawned more than a dozen others, each written by someone with one foot, but not two, in the subject country. Though they vary in density of detail, the underlying approach is the same in all--how to get along in a different culture where an accumulation of minor missed signals and misunderstandings can lead to gross discomfort.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-252) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781558680715
Author:
Shelley, Rex
Author:
Makiuchi, Reiko
Publisher:
Graphic Arts Center Pub. Co.
Location:
Portland, Or. :
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
Etiquette
Subject:
Asia - Japan
Subject:
Japan
Subject:
National characteristics, Japanese
Subject:
Japan Description and travel.
Subject:
Culture shock.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3rd edition.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Culture Shock! Country Guides
Series Volume:
89-4
Publication Date:
2001 printing c2000
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
280 p.
Dimensions:
7.83x5.17x.70 in. .59 lbs.

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