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The Resource American ways : a cultural guide to the United States, Gary Althen with Janet Bennett

American ways : a cultural guide to the United States, Gary Althen with Janet Bennett

Label
American ways : a cultural guide to the United States
Title
American ways
Title remainder
a cultural guide to the United States
Statement of responsibility
Gary Althen with Janet Bennett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Whether you're a business person visiting for a week or a foreign student visiting for a semester, American Ways, A Cultural Guide to the United States covers all your basic needs - from the trends and customs of day-to-day activities to the more esoteric customs regarding cultural values, politics, education, religion and relationships
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Althen, Gary
Dewey number
973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bennett, Janet
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Visitors, Foreign
  • Aliens
  • Intercultural communication
  • United States
  • Aliens
  • Intercultural communication
  • Manners and customs
  • Visitors, Foreign
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • Communication interculturelle
Label
American ways : a cultural guide to the United States, Gary Althen with Janet Bennett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
American values and assumptions -- The communicative style of Americans -- Ways of reasoning -- Differences in customs -- Politics -- Family life -- Education -- Religion -- The media -- Social relationships -- Racial and ethnic diversity -- Male-female relationships -- Sports and recreation -- Driving -- Shoppping -- Personal hygiene -- Getting things done in organizations -- Behavior in public places -- Studying -- Business -- Healthcare -- Some helpful ideas -- Activities for learning about American culture
Control code
ocn648921490
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxix, 279 pages
Isbn
9780984247172
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011001931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)648921490
Label
American ways : a cultural guide to the United States, Gary Althen with Janet Bennett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
American values and assumptions -- The communicative style of Americans -- Ways of reasoning -- Differences in customs -- Politics -- Family life -- Education -- Religion -- The media -- Social relationships -- Racial and ethnic diversity -- Male-female relationships -- Sports and recreation -- Driving -- Shoppping -- Personal hygiene -- Getting things done in organizations -- Behavior in public places -- Studying -- Business -- Healthcare -- Some helpful ideas -- Activities for learning about American culture
Control code
ocn648921490
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxix, 279 pages
Isbn
9780984247172
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011001931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)648921490

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