Saudi Customs and Etiquette

Saudi Customs and Etiquette

by Kathy CUDDIHY, Kitty CARRUTHERS, Samantha CROOKS
     
 
Would you know how to greet a sheikh? Can you dress so as not to cause offence? All these points and more are covered clearly and entertainingly in Saudi Customs and Etiquette (now fully revised and updated). The book will guide a visitor through the intricacies and conventions of life in Saudi Arabia. From a glossary of terms, expressions and sayings, to advice on

Overview

Would you know how to greet a sheikh? Can you dress so as not to cause offence? All these points and more are covered clearly and entertainingly in Saudi Customs and Etiquette (now fully revised and updated). The book will guide a visitor through the intricacies and conventions of life in Saudi Arabia. From a glossary of terms, expressions and sayings, to advice on the lunar calendar and holy days, the reader is provided with all the knowledge needed to survive and impress in social situations. Saudi Customs and Etiquette is a must for anyone visiting the region and for all those interested in the culture, people and customs of Saudi Arabia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781900988520
Publisher:
Stacey International
Publication date:
12/12/2002
Pages:
100
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Kathy Cuddihy lived in Saudi Arabia for 24 years. Her determined and successful efforts to familiarize herself with the nuances of Arab customs propelled her to social and professional prominence. She is widely recognised for her efforts in bridging the cultural divide between Saudis and expatriates. Kathy has written a number of related books, including, Saudi Customs and Etiquette, An A-Z of Places and Things Saudi, and Familiarity Breeds

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