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Culture shock! Morocco

Author: Orin Hargraves
Publisher: Tarrytown, NY. : Marshall Cavendish Editions, 2006, 1995.
Series: Culture shock!
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Culture Shock! Morocco contains all the essential information to help you settle comfortably in this unique but often bewildering country. Offering a different perspective from the romanticized place portrayed in the film Casablanca, the book explores the realities of Morocco and gives important insights into the lives and customs of the Moroccans. Understand their world view and how religion and the concept of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
Life skills guides
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Orin Hargraves
ISBN: 0761425020 9780761425021
OCLC Number: 123242272
Description: 296 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: First impressions --
Geography and history --
Moroccans --
Socialising --
Settling in --
Food and beverges --
Culture and travel --
Communication --
Doing business --
Fast facts.
Series Title: Culture shock!
Other Titles: Morocco
Culture shock, a survival guide to customs and etiquette, Morocco
Responsibility: Orin Hargraves.

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Culture Shock! Morocco contains all the essential information to help you settle comfortably in this unique but often bewildering country. Offering a different perspective from the romanticized place portrayed in the film Casablanca, the book explores the realities of Morocco and gives important insights into the lives and customs of the Moroccans. Understand their world view and how religion and the concept of fatalism affect everyday actions and activities. Find out how to communicate with the locals and how to conduct your work effectively and painlessly in this foreign land. The book also highlights several wonderful things about Morocco, such as the delicious cous-cous dish, and even guides you on what to do in a hemmam (public bath).

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