The Chinese Have a Word for It: The Complete Guide to Chinese Thought and Culture

The Chinese Have a Word for It: The Complete Guide to Chinese Thought and Culture

by Boye De Mente, Boyelafayette De Mente
     
 

This is an ideal introduction to the Chinese language and culture for business people, students, and travelers. It sheds light on the character and personality of the Chinese by examining the meaning, historical significance, and use of more than 300 Chinese expressions. This practical guide will help readers anticipate Chinese behavior and avoid cultural faux pas.  See more details below

Overview

This is an ideal introduction to the Chinese language and culture for business people, students, and travelers. It sheds light on the character and personality of the Chinese by examining the meaning, historical significance, and use of more than 300 Chinese expressions. This practical guide will help readers anticipate Chinese behavior and avoid cultural faux pas.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780658010781
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/01/2000
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
936,250
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.09(d)

Meet the Author

Boyé Lafayette De Mente is a renowned sinologist and has written many books on language and culture.

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