Etiquette Guide to Japan: Know the Rules that Make the Difference!

Etiquette Guide to Japan: Know the Rules that Make the Difference!

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by Boye Lafayette De Mente
     
 

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Etiquette Guide to Japan offers an inside look at the social norms of the Japanese-when to bow, how to propose a toast, when to pay the bill, the careful art of gift-giving, how to deal with public transportation, dating, weddings, funerals, and last, but not least, how to say good-bye at the end of your stay. If you want to save yourself from possible

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Etiquette Guide to Japan offers an inside look at the social norms of the Japanese-when to bow, how to propose a toast, when to pay the bill, the careful art of gift-giving, how to deal with public transportation, dating, weddings, funerals, and last, but not least, how to say good-bye at the end of your stay. If you want to save yourself from possible embarrassment during your stay in Japan, you will find the Etiquette Guide to Japan to be a much-needed companion.

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"A good guide to the often complex rules of Japanese etiquette." —Book Mice

"Quick read with lots of interesting tid bits. Not only are rituals explored but also the ideas behind the rituals, so you learn about the behavior and the spirit of the Japanese." —Goodreads

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804834179
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Publication date:
08/28/2001
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.00(d)

Meet the Author

Boye Lafayette De Mente is an acknowledged authority on Asia and the author of more than 30 books. He first came to Japan in 1949 and has since worked as a journalist, editor, lecturer, and writer.

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