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CultureShock! Philippines

Author: Alfredo Roces; Grace Roces; O'Reilly for Higher Education (Firm)
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia), 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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CultureShock! Philippines is a survival guide for anyone living, working, or wanting to discover life in the Philippines. Settling into a foreign land is never easy, but with this book you will learn to understand the importance of "amor-propio", appreciate the Filipino ways, and learn about the history and culture of this diverse country. Find out the importance of family to the Filipinos, how to communicate with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alfredo Roces; Grace Roces; O'Reilly for Higher Education (Firm)
ISBN: 9814634905 9789814634908
OCLC Number: 1103588486
Description: 1 online resource (352 pages)
Responsibility: Roces, Alfredo.

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CultureShock! Philippines is a survival guide for anyone living, working, or wanting to discover life in the Philippines. Settling into a foreign land is never easy, but with this book you will learn to understand the importance of "amor-propio", appreciate the Filipino ways, and learn about the history and culture of this diverse country. Find out the importance of family to the Filipinos, how to communicate with the locals, and learn the appropriate business etiquette. Packed with a resource guide, glossary, contact numbers, website addresses, and useful advice, CultureShock! Philippines is essential for anyone wanting to fit in and enjoy life in the Philippines.

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