Do's and Taboos Around the World

Do's and Taboos Around the World

Book - 1993 | 3rd ed
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The ultimate guide to international completely updated and expanded! Do′s and Taboos Around the World 3rd Edition "Roger Axtell is an international Emily Post." --The New Yorker "Can help you make friends [and] avoid travel trouble." --BusinessWeek " to read." --Steve Birnbaum The first two editions of Do′s and Taboos Around the World helped thousands of high-powered executives and tourists avoid the missteps and misunderstandings that plague the world traveler. This updated and expanded Third Edition provides even more facts, tips, and cautionary tales--gleaned from the experiences of more than five hundred international business travelers--as well as:
∗ Information on protocol, customs, and etiquette; hand gestures and body language; tipping; American jargon; and the international communications crisis
∗ Up-to-date advice on dealing with the monumental changes in Russia, Germany, Eastern Europe, the People′s Republic of China, and other locales
∗ A new chapter on business gift-giving and gift-receiving customs, with country-by-country gift suggestions and precautions
∗ A special quick reference guide to customs and mores in 96 countries, including revisions and updates from foreign embassies and consulates
Publisher: New York : John Wiley, 1993
Edition: 3rd ed
ISBN: 9780471595281
Branch Call Number: 395.52/DOS
Characteristics: 196 p. : ill
Additional Contributors: Axtell, Roger E.
Parker Pen Company


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