Different Games, Different Rules: Why Americans and Japanese Misunderstand Each Other / Edition 1

Different Games, Different Rules: Why Americans and Japanese Misunderstand Each Other / Edition 1

by Haru Yamada
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195154851

ISBN-13: 9780195154856

Pub. Date: 04/28/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Japan and the United States are in closer contact politically and economically than ever before, yet in many ways our nations are as far from mutual understanding as ever. Misconceptions and miscommunications between East and West continue to playue this important relationship, frustrating the best efforts of both cultures to work together.

Overview

Japan and the United States are in closer contact politically and economically than ever before, yet in many ways our nations are as far from mutual understanding as ever. Misconceptions and miscommunications between East and West continue to playue this important relationship, frustrating the best efforts of both cultures to work together.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195154856
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
190
Sales rank:
970,208
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Deborah Tannen
A Few Notes on the Text
1. Two Stories, Two Games
2. Communication Equipment
3. Speak for Yourself, Listen to Others
4. Taking Care of Business
5. Open for Business
6. Scoring Points
7. Support Network
8. The Truth about Teasing, Praising, and Repeating
9. Role Models: Working Man, Nurturing Mother
10. You Are What You Speak
Notes
References
Index

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