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101 stories for foreigners to understand Chinese people

Ellis, Yi S. with Ellis, Bryan d

Published by Liaoning Education Press, Shenyang, China, 2007
ISBN 10: 7538281096 / ISBN 13: 9787538281095
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Title: 101 stories for foreigners to understand ...

Publisher: Liaoning Education Press, Shenyang, China

Publication Date: 2007

Binding: Softcover

Illustrator: Zhang Yaoning & Yanfeng, Liu et al

Book Condition: Very Good

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Edition: First Edition.

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no damage to describe. "In 101 Stories for Foreigners to Understand Chinese People, the Authors, Yi and Bryan tell stories about their experiences living in China to introduce elements of Chinese culture, etiquette and interpersonal interaction.When they moved from New York City to Shanghai three years ago, they read several guide books and thought they were prepared. But dozens of small yet significant cultural differences caught them bu surprise!Three years(and numerous faux pas, misunderstandings and misinterpretations)later, they have written this book to help readers benefit from their experiences. Their stories explain both the what and thewhy of Chinese customs, so that readers can better undersand and appreciate the Chinese way of thinking and living. Often, what seems bizarre and strange at first makes perfect sense if you see it from a Chinese perspective. Yi and Bryan have enjoyed learning about Chinese culture and hope that the readers will enjoy this journey of discovery as well." - Dustjacket blurb Size: Trade Paperback. (4), (IV, VI,) 210 pages, in original illustrated softcover binding with attached French flaps . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Zhang Yaoning & Yanfeng, Liu et al. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; China; ISBN: 7538281096. ISBN/EAN: 9787538281095. Inventory No: 0241299. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order. Bookseller Inventory # 0241299

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