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Survival kit for overseas living : for Americans planning to live and work abroad

Author: L Robert Kohls
Publisher: Yarmouth, Me. : Intercultural Press, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kohls, L. Robert.
Survival kit for overseas living.
Yarmouth, Me. : Intercultural Press, ©1984
(OCoLC)756454755
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: L Robert Kohls
ISBN: 0933662599 9780933662599
OCLC Number: 12305396
Description: xii, 98 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: So you're going overseas --
Others have gone before --
The stereotyped American --
The ugly American --
Primitivism reconsidered --
Culture defined --
Comparing and contrasting cultures --
What makes an American --
To see ourselves --
Traveling by objectives --
On becoming a foreigner --
A strategy for strangers --
Know thy host country --
Let's play fifty questions --
Speaking of learning the language --
Getting down to the nitty gritty --
A handyman's guide to intercultural communication --
Culture shock : occupational hazard of overseas living --
Rx for culture shock --
Skills that make a difference --
The challenge --
Postscript: So you're coming back home? --
Appendices.
Other Titles: Survival kit for Americans planning to live and work abroad
Responsibility: L. Robert Kohls ; with an introduction by David S. Hoopes.

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