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Culture shock! USA : a survival guide to customs and etiquette

Author: Esther Wanning
Publisher: Tarrytown, NY : Marshall Cavendish Editions, 2008.
Series: Culture shock!
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the American social and cultural traits that are most likely to confuse international visitors, including stereotypes, communication, food, and shopping customs, business, and other aspects of life in the United States.
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Genre/Form: Ratgeber
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Esther Wanning
ISBN: 9780761455035 0761455035
OCLC Number: 262559088
Description: ix, 300, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 21 cm.
Contents: First impressions --
Overview of land and history --
People --
Socializing with locals --
Settling in --
Food and entertaining --
Enjoying the culture --
Learning the language --
Doing business in America --
USA at a glance.
Series Title: Culture shock!
Other Titles: USA :
Culture shock USA
Responsibility: Esther Wanning.

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Discusses the American social and cultural traits that are most likely to confuse international visitors, including stereotypes, communication, food, and shopping customs, business, and other aspects of life in the United States.

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