Guatemala - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide To Customs & Culture by Lisa VaughnGuatemala - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide To Customs & Culture by Lisa Vaughn

Guatemala - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide To Customs & Culture

byLisa Vaughn

Paperback | June 1, 2007

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Culture Smart! provides essential information on attitudes, beliefs and behavior in different countries, ensuring that you arrive at your destination aware of basic manners, common courtesies, and sensitive issues. These concise guides tell you what to expect, how to behave, and how to establish a rapport with your hosts. This inside knowledge will enable you to steer clear of embarrassing gaffes and mistakes, feel confident in unfamiliar situations, and develop trust, friendships, and successful business relationships. Culture Smart! offers illuminating insights into the culture and society of a particular country. It will help you to turn your visit-whether on business or for pleasure-into a memorable and enriching experience. Contents include * customs, values, and traditions * historical, religious, and political background * life at home * leisure, social, and cultural life * eating and drinking * do's, don'ts, and taboos * business practices * communication, spoken and unspoken
Lisa Vaughn is an American social psychologist. While gaining her Ph.D. from the University of Cincinnati, she trained in group interaction and relationships, organizational development, teacher-learning processes, and women’s studies. Applying these disciplines to cultural studies–especially with Latino populations–she developed and l...
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Title:Guatemala - Culture Smart!: The Essential Guide To Customs & CultureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:168 pages, 6.75 × 4.25 × 0.6 inPublished:June 1, 2007Publisher:KuperardLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1857333489

ISBN - 13:9781857333480

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