Culture Shock! Korea

Culture Shock! Korea

A Survival Guide to Customs and Etiquette

Book - 2012
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CultureShock! is a dynamic, indispensable series of guides for travellers who want to truly understand the countries they are visiting, working in or moving to. Each title explains the country's customs, traditions and social and business etiquette in a lively, informative style. CultureShock! authors, all of whom have experienced the joys and pitfalls of cultural adaptation, are ideally placed to provide warm and informative advice to those who seek to integrate seamlessly into diverse cultures. Each CultureShock! book contains- insights into local culture and traditions advice on adapting into the local environment help with language and communication tips on how to get the most out of your travel experience CultureShock! Korea provides valuable insight into a country where the customs and rules are very different from most other countries. Through this book, you will be able to understand the characteristics and values common to Korean people and how to avoid social faux pas. Checklist the documents required to obtain an Alien Registration Card and what you are recommended to bring from home. There are useful phrases for you to learn and a review of the language, as well as a list of do's and don'ts when doing business, dining or when visiting someone's home. CultureShock! Korea mitigates the shock of being in this unique culture so that you can focus your attention on the positive aspects and enjoy the Korean experience to the fullest.
Publisher: Tarrytown, N.Y. : Marshall Cavendish Editions, c2012.
Edition: 7th ed.
ISBN: 9780761400561
Branch Call Number: 395. 095195 HUR 2012
Characteristics: ix, 261 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 21 cm.
Additional Contributors: Hur, Ben Seunghwa


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