Imprint. Intercultural Press; Intercultural Press. American Ways: A Cultural Guide to the United States of America. Gary Althen, Janet Bennett. 2 Reviews. Rated 0. American Ways, Third Edition covers all the basic needs of the foreign student or businessperson, covering the trends and customs of day-to-day activities as. American Ways covers all the basic needs of the foreign visitor, student or business Gary Althen served for thirty years as a foreign student adviser at the .
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Coverage includes the concept of friendship, major changes in family structure and values, wmerican American obsessiveness with personal hygiene, culture shock and adjustment, competition among broadcast and print media, the Internet and e-mail, and additional helpful activities for learning about American culture.
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American Ways covers all the basic needs of the foreign student or businessperson, covering the trends and customs of day-to-day activities like driving, shopping and verbal and nonverbal communication as well as the more esoteric customs regarding cultural values, politics, education, religion and male-female relationships. Notes Includes bibliographical references p. Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition.
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He has lived and worked in Peru and Malaysia. The Stories in Our Genes. From the deep-seated attitudes that mark the American character to customs and everyday activities, American Ways explores the tapestry of the country’s life, providing invaluable information on cultural values, politics, education, religion, and relationships. Hanson Snippet view – American Ways covers all the basic needs of the foreign visitor, student or business person.
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