Cultureshock! Philippines by Alfredo Roces & Grace RocesCultureshock! Philippines by Alfredo Roces & Grace Roces

Cultureshock! Philippines

byAlfredo Roces & Grace Roces

Paperback | May 1, 2017

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About the Book 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. About the Series CultureShock! is a dynamic, indispensable series of guides for travelers looking to truly understand the countries they are visiting, working in or moving to. Each title explains the country's customs, traditions and social and business etiquette in a lively, informative style. CultureShock! authors, all of whom have experienced the joys and pitfalls of cultural adaptation, are ideally placed to provide warm and helpful advice to those who seek to integrate seamlessly into diverse cultures.
Now based in Sydney, Australia, Filipino Alfredo Roces is an award-winning veteran journalist who has worked in newspapers, magazines and also authored several books on the Philippines and its art. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Notre Dame in the USA. Grace Roces holds a Bachelor of Arts Honours Degree in Psych...
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Title:Cultureshock! PhilippinesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 8.27 × 4.9 × 0.82 inPublished:May 1, 2017Publisher:Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Pte LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9814751618

ISBN - 13:9789814751612

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