Do's and Taboos of Humor Around the World: Stories and Tips from Business and Life

Axtell, Roger E.

Verlag: Wiley, 1998
ISBN 10: 0471254037 / ISBN 13: 9780471254034
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0471254037 Very good. Some creasing * Quality, Value, Experience. Media Shipped in New Boxes. Buchnummer des Verkäufers WARE92KR411

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Inhaltsangabe: The Do's and Taboos series: over 600,000 satisfied readers-and counting!

"Roger Axtell is an international Emily Post."-The New Yorker

Roger Axtell's latest eye-opening guide to the pitfalls awaiting the business and leisure traveler is his funniest and most useful yet. Building on two invaluable ideas-"laughter has no accent" and "no matter where you travel in our world, there is one form of communication that is understood-the smile"-Axtell expertly combines fascinating business and leisure lore, more than 300 hilarious anecdotes, and loads of entertaining, invaluable advice on proper etiquette in dozens of countries. From embarrassing dining debacles to unintentionally lewd gestures, this delightful guide shows how to avoid cultural faux pas as you sidestep potential misunderstandings. If all else fails, always be ready to laugh at yourself!

Includes 26 whimsical illustrations by the award-winning cartoonist Mel Casson
* Discusses the often comical gaffes arising from differences between American English and the English spoken in Great Britain, Australia, and Canada
* Features dozens of cunning cognates, misinterpreted signs, unknowingly funny gestures, and business blunders to watch out for
* Helps travelers recognize the where, when, and how of using humor abroad

From the Publisher: Roger Axtell's latest eye-opening guide to the pitfalls awaiting the North American traveler-for either business or pleasure-is his funniest and most useful yet. Building on the idea that "no matter where you travel in our world, there is one form of communication that is understood-the smile," Axtell expertly combines fascinating business lore, more than 300 hilarious anecdotes, and a charming international flair, all balanced by his trademark comic timing and entertaining, invaluable advice on etiquette. From embarrassing dining debacles to unintentionally lewd gestures, this delightful guide makes you laugh as you learn to avoid potential misunderstandings. If all else fails, always be ready to laugh at yourself!

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Titel: Do's and Taboos of Humor Around the World: ...
Verlag: Wiley
Erscheinungsdatum: 1998
Einband: Paperback
Zustand: Fine

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Axtell, Roger E.
Verlag: Wiley, US (1998)
ISBN 10: 0471254037 ISBN 13: 9780471254034
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