The Global Etiquette Guide to Africa and the Middle East: Everything You Need to Know for Business and Travel Success [NOOK Book]


Authored by one of the world's leading cross-cultural experts.
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The Global Etiquette Guide to Africa and the Middle East: Everything You Need to Know for Business and Travel Success

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Authored by one of the world's leading cross-cultural experts.
  • Invaluable for both business and leisure travelers.
  • Comprehensive and practical coverage.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471272823
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 10/15/2002
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 274
  • Sales rank: 1,054,516
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Dean Foster, former director of Berlitz International, Cross-Cultural Division Worldwide, is currently President of Dean Foster Associates in New York City. One of the world's leading cross-cultural experts, he has consulted with most major Fortune 500 companies, is a frequent presenter at international professional conferences, and is featured often on radio and television.
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Table of Contents


Introduction: Why Getting It Right around the World Is So Important.

Part One: The Middle East;
The Crucible.

Chapter One: The Gulf Arab Cultures: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.

Saudi Arabia.





United Arab Emirates.


Chapter Two: The Arab Levantine Cultures: Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan.




Chapter Three: The Judaic Levantine Cultures: Israel.

Part Two: North Africa;
The Dry Sea.

Chapter Four: The Classical North African Arab World: Egypt, Sudan, and Chad.




Chapter Five: The Maghreb and Sahel: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Mali, Mauritania, and Niger.







Chapter Six: The Horn of Africa: Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, and Djibouti.





Part Three: West Africa;
The Ancient Traders.

Chapter Seven: The Atlantic Cultures: Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia, and Cote d'Ivoire.


The Gambia.



Sierra Leone and Liberia.

Cote d'Ivoire.

Chapter Eight: The West African Gulf: Nigeria, Ghana, Togo, Benin, and Burkina Faso.





Burkina Faso.

Part Four: Central and Eastern Africa;
The Equatorial Heart.

Chapter Nine: The Center: Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Gabon, and Congo.


The Central African Republic.



Chapter Ten: The East: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, and Burundi.



Uganda, Rwanda, and Burundi.

Part Five: Southern Africa;
The Promise.

Chapter Eleven: The North: Zambia and Zimbabwe, Malawi, and Mozambique and Madagascar.

Zambia and Zimbabwe.


Mozambique and Madagascar.

Chapter Twelve: The South: South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland, Botswana, and Namibia.

South Africa.

Lesotho and Swaziland.



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