Travellers often underestimate the cultural isolation they can face abroad, particularly in a country with a different language. While most foreigners have no problem accepting that China will be different from their own country, they may be surprised at just how different it is! Most newcomers find China a very ‘foreign’ country indeed and some come unstuck as a result. Culture Wise China will help you understand China and adapt to the Chinese way of life and enable you to quickly feel at home.
? How to deal with and overcome culture shock
? The historical & political background to modern China
? Chinese attitudes & values – at home and at work
? Do’s, don’ts & taboos
? How to enjoy yourself the Chinese way
? Business & professional etiquette
? China’s spoken & body language
? Getting around China safely
? Shopping the Chinese way
The Culture Wise series of guides is essential reading for visitors who want to understand how a country really works. Whether you’re planning to stay for a few days or a lifetime, they will help you find you feet after arrival, settle in smoothly and integrate into your new surroundings.
Culture Wise guides reduce the anxiety factor in adapting to a foreign culture; explain how to behave in everyday situations in order to avoid cultural and social gaffes; help you get along with neighbours, make friends and establish lasting business contacts; and enhance your understanding of a country and its people.
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|RRP:||£10.95 Survival Books|
|Published:||1st May 2011|
|Number of Pages:||272 Pages|
|Dimensions:||130mm W x 200mm H|