The Resource Decoding China : a handbook for traveling, studying, and working in today's China, Matthew B. Christensen, (electronic resource)

Decoding China : a handbook for traveling, studying, and working in today's China, Matthew B. Christensen, (electronic resource)

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Decoding China : a handbook for traveling, studying, and working in today's China
Title
Decoding China
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a handbook for traveling, studying, and working in today's China
Statement of responsibility
Matthew B. Christensen
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Language
eng
Summary
Embrace the culture and get the most out of your time in China. Going to China for the first time can be an intimidating experience, even for those who have studied the language. In fact, traveling to China for the second, third, or fourth time can also be a challenging experience, especially if you intend to be fully immersed in daily life, get off the beaten path, and experience the "real" China. This China etiquette and culture guide is about how to get things done in China. Decoding China gives you down-to-earth information on how to deal with everyday situations-like eating at a restaurant or shopping at an outdoor market-that present unique and unexpected challenges for foreign visitors. Why being polite when you board a bus is a big mistake Finding a toilet (and what to bring along! ) How to bargain for anything in a Chinese market Which train ticket to buy-hard seat? Soft seat? How the Chinese view privacy, and why it may make you seem suspicious Working in a Chinese office, and the politics of lunch
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Midwest
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Christensen, Matthew B
Dewey number
495.182421
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Chinese language
  • Chinese language
  • Intercultural communication
  • Etiquette
  • National characteristics, Chinese
  • Electronic books
  • China
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adult
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Decoding China : a handbook for traveling, studying, and working in today's China, Matthew B. Christensen, (electronic resource)
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781462911752
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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11778054
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MWT11778054
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Decoding China : a handbook for traveling, studying, and working in today's China, Matthew B. Christensen, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781462911752
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11778054
Publisher number
MWT11778054
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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