Spanish for Business and Finance / Edition 1

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Packaged automatically with each worktext, this 2-CD set contains audio recordings of all lesson dialogues and Lectura conversations found in each of the six different worktexts, along with the audio files to accompany Práctica oral sections of each Repaso self-test.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780618505951
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 10/1/2006
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 351
  • Sales rank: 1,386,236
  • Product dimensions: 4.90 (w) x 5.00 (h) x 0.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Ana C. Jarvis, a native of Paraguay, was born in Asuncion and attended school in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She received her Ph.D. in Spanish from the University of California, Riverside, in 1973. Presently an instructor of Spanish at Chandler-Gilbert Community College in Chandler, Arizona, Dr. Jarvis previously taught at Mesa Community College, the University of California, Riverside, San Bernardino Valley College, Brigham Young University, and Riverside City College. In addition to authoring numerous Spanish textbooks, she has published several short stories in Spanish. In 1988, she was chosen "Faculty Member of the Year" at Chandler-Gilbert Community College.
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Table of Contents

  • Lección preliminar I. Conversaciones breves
  • Lección 1. El viaje de negocios
  • Lección 2. En el aeropuerto de Monterrey, México
  • Lección 3. En el hotel
  • Lección 4. Las comidas
  • Lección 5. Comprando para importar a los Estados Unidos
  • Suplemento 1. Llenando planillas: Declaración de aduanas; Solicitud de tarjeta de crédito; Solicitud de empleo
  • Repaso: Lecciones 1–5
  • Lección 6. Vendiendo para exportar desde Estados Unidos
  • Lección 7. Medios de comunicación
  • Lección 8. El transporte de pasajeros
  • Lección 9. El transporte de mercancías
  • Lección 10. Contratando personal
  • Suplemento 2. La carta de negocios: La correspondencia comercial; Partes de una carta; El sobre; Cartas de negocio típicas
  • Repaso: Lecciones 6–10
  • Lección 11. La contabilidad de la empresa (I)
  • Lección 12. La contabilidad de la empresa (II)
  • Lección 13. El impuesto sobre la renta
  • Lección 14. En la agencia de publicidad
  • Lección 15. Abriendo cuentas
  • Suplemento 3. Otras comunicaciones de negocios: La carta circular; El memorando; El informe o reporto; El facsímil (fax) y el correo electrónico (c-e)
  • Repaso: Lecciones 11–15
  • Lección 16. Solicitando préstamos
  • Lección 17. Comprando una casa
  • Lección 18. Alquilando un local comercial
  • Lección 19. Vendiendo y comprando seguros
  • Lección 20. En el bufete de una abogada
  • Suplemento 4. Documentos de negocios: Documentos mercantiles; Instrumentos decrédito; Contratos
  • Repaso: Lecciones 16–20
  • Appendixes. A. Introduction to Spanish Sounds and the Alphabet. B. Verbs. C. English Translations of Dialogues. D. Weights and Measures. E. Answer Key to Vamos a practicar Sections
  • Spanish-English Vocabulary
  • English-Spanish Vocabulary

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