Survival Kit for Overseas Living For Americans Planning to Live and Work Abroad

ISBN-10: 185788292X
ISBN-13: 9781857882926
Edition: 4th 2001
Authors: L. Robert Kohls
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Publication date: 3/13/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

An indispensable handbook to a rewarding and successful experience overseas.

Preface
Introduction
So You're Going Overseas
Others Have Gone Before
The Stereotyped American
The Ugly American
Primitivism Reconsidered
Culture Defined
Comparing and Contrasting Cultures
What Makes an American?
To See Ourselves
Traveling by Objectives
On Becoming a Foreigner
A Strategy for Strangers
Know Thy Host Country
Let's Play Q and A
Speaking of Learning the Language
Getting Down to the Nitty-Gritty
A Handy Guide to Intercultural Communication
Culture Shock: Occupational Hazard of Overseas Living
Responding to Culture Shock
Skills that Make a Difference
Husbands, Wives, and Children
Minding Other People's Business
The Challenge
So You're Coming Back Home?
Jaunts and Junkets
Appendices
The Kluckhohn Model
Information-Gathering Checklist about Your Host Country
A Human Profile
Logistics Checklists
Additional Resources
Template for Gathering Information about Doing Business in Your Country of Assignment
About the Author

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