Culture Shock! Singapore

Culture Shock! Singapore

by Marion Bravo-Bhasin
     
 

CultureShock! Singapore takes you inside the tiny island nation at the tip of the Malaysian archipelago and pulls back the veneer on a country that is both Asian and Western at the same time. Discover how this multi-racial society manages to work like clockwork despite its disparate backgrounds, and find out how to deal with the people’s kiasu attitude.

Overview

CultureShock! Singapore takes you inside the tiny island nation at the tip of the Malaysian archipelago and pulls back the veneer on a country that is both Asian and Western at the same time. Discover how this multi-racial society manages to work like clockwork despite its disparate backgrounds, and find out how to deal with the people’s kiasu attitude. Through this book—filled with practical information and tips for everyday living—you will learn more about the different local and ethnic customs and beliefs, and be introduced to its diverse and mouth-watering cuisine. CultureShock! Singapore is the definitive read for anyone who wants to settle easily into Singaporean society and it will have you understanding Singlish in no time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761425113
Publisher:
Cavendish Square Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/2007
Series:
Cultureshock Singapore: A Survival Guide to Customs and Etiquette Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.90(d)

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