It S All Chinese To Me

It s All Chinese To Me
Publisher Tuttle Publishing
Release Date
Category Travel
Total Pages 192
ISBN 9781462920068
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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It's All Chinese to Me is a fun and authentic introduction to Chinese culture that allows readers, tourists, and business travelers to experience what ultimately makes China so unique—its people. Learn about Chinese customs, proper etiquette for all types of situations, and how to interact effectively while traveling China. Firsthand tips and illustrations offer an authentic view of China and the many cultural differences that foreigners encounter there. This new edition of It's All Chinese to Me is revised and expanded with 25 percent new content, offering international visitors a set of essential insights to help demystify this highly complex and compelling culture. Readers will learn about: Major influences and historical events that guide behavior in modern China Fundamental concepts crucial to interacting with Chinese people Social idiosyncrasies that may surprise most Westerners Dealing with culture shock in China Peculiarities of Chinese business culture

It s All Chinese To Me
  • Author : Pierre Ostrowski
  • Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-12-18

It's All Chinese to Me is a fun and authentic introduction to Chinese culture that allows readers, tourists, and business travelers to experience what ultimately makes China so unique—its people. Learn about Chinese customs, proper etiquette for all types of situations, and how to interact effectively while traveling China.

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It s All Chinese to Me
  • Author : Pierre Ostrowski,Gwen Penner
  • Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011-09-13

Picture yourself in China with this fun, graphic-novel inspired introduction to China, its culture and people! Ready to gain insight into Chinese culture in a fascinating way? This comprehensive introduction to Chinese culture lets you peer into what makes China unique—its people. Firsthand tips, background info, and illustrations give

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Colloquial Chinese
  • Author : Bingzheng Tong,David E. Pollard
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1982

T'ung and Pollard's Colloquial Chinese course is the ideal introductory course for all dedicated learners of Mandarin Chinese. Written by experienced teachers, the course provides a rigorous introduction to the pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar of Mandarin Chinese. By the end of this rewarding course learners will be able to communicate

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Detour and Access
  • Author : François Jullien
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000

In what way do we benefit from speaking of things indirectly? How does such a distancing allow us better to discover -- and describe -- people and objects? How does distancing produce an effect? What can we gain from approaching the world obliquely? In other words, how does detour grant

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It s All Chinese to Me
  • Author : Pierre Ostrowski
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009

Read online It s All Chinese to Me written by Pierre Ostrowski, published by which was released on 2009. Download full It s All Chinese to Me Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Chinese Houses
  • Author : Ronald G. Knapp
  • Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-05-01

Winner of ForeWord Magazine's Architecture "Book of the Year" Award! Exquisite examples of traditional dwellings are scattered throughout modern-day China. Chinese Houses focuses on 20 well-preserved traditional Chinese homes, presenting examples from a range of rural and metropolitan areas throughout China. The photographs of each are accompanied by extensive background information

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The Colourful Biography of Chinese Characters  Volume 1
  • Author : S. W. Well
  • Publisher : Suntific, Books by the Intellectual Engagé for Intellectuals
  • Release Date : 2014-03-31

The complete book of Chinese characters that covers every aspect of, and therefore answers all the questions one might have for, these fascinating ancient language symbols from script evolution to colour-illustrated biographies including proper Stroke sequences and from the complete Compound anatomy to the trinity of Sounds, Semantics, and Synopses.

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We Two Alone
  • Author : Jack Wang
  • Publisher : House of Anansi
  • Release Date : 2020-09-01

A masterful collection of stories that dramatizes the Chinese diaspora across the globe over the past hundred years, We Two Alone is Jack Wang’s astonishing debut work of fiction. Set on five continents and spanning nearly a century, We Two Alone traces the long arc and evolution of the

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American Born Chinese
  • Author : Gene Luen Yang
  • Publisher : First Second
  • Release Date : 2006-09-06

A tour-de-force by rising indy comics star Gene Yang, American Born Chinese tells the story of three apparently unrelated characters: Jin Wang, who moves to a new neighborhood with his family only to discover that he's the only Chinese-American student at his new school; the powerful Monkey King, subject of

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Gen wo xue Han yu
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007

Read online Gen wo xue Han yu written by , published by which was released on 2007. Download full Gen wo xue Han yu Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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The New China Policy  Its Impact on the United States and Asia
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Affairs
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1972

Read online The New China Policy Its Impact on the United States and Asia written by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Affairs, published by which was released on 1972. Download full The New China Policy Its Impact on the United States and Asia

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The Five Chinese Brothers
  • Author : Claire Huchet Bishop,Kurt Wiese
  • Publisher : Turtleback Books
  • Release Date : 1996-06-01

Five brothers who look just alike outwit the executioner by using their extraordinary individual talents.

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The Chinese Box
  • Author : Christopher New
  • Publisher : Soho PressInc
  • Release Date : 2001

The fingers of pianists are broken for playing bourgeois music, teachers are humiliated and worse-the Cultural Revolution is in full fury on the mainland. Hong Kong is rife with rumors and riots. Nonetheless, Dimitri Johnston feels an affinity for China that is not shared by his wife. (She is not

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Learning from SARS
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Global Health,Forum on Microbial Threats
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2004-04-26

The emergence of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in late 2002 and 2003 challenged the global public health community to confront a novel epidemic that spread rapidly from its origins in southern China until it had reached more than 25 other countries within a matter of months. In addition to the number of

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Chinese Literature
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989

Read online Chinese Literature written by , published by which was released on 1989. Download full Chinese Literature Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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