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Culture shock! a survival guide to customs and etiquette: United Arab Emirates

Author: Crocetti Benesh, Gina Series: Culture shock! Publisher: Marshall Cavendish, 2008.Edition: 4th ed.Language: EnglishDescription: 262 p. : Ill./Photos ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780761455103Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
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Book Europe Campus
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Print GT2400.21 .U34 C76 2008
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001264708
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Includes bibliographical references and index

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Culture Shock! A Survival Guide to Customs and Etiquette United Arab Emirates Contents Introduction vi Acknowledgements viii Dedication ix Map of the United Arab Emirates x Chapter 5 Settling Down in the UAE Entry Culture Shock Getting Around 96 97 100 104 111 112 112 113 114 118 122 124 127 131 134 Chapter 1 First Impressions Chapter 2 Land and History of the UAE Change Location Boundary Disputes Climate Nature Astronomy The Emirates Through The Ages Leadership 1 The Bureaucracy Post Office Police Payment 6 7 8 16 16 18 20 21 25 Shopping Outdoors Health Education Housing Media Singles And Married The Short-Timer's Attitude Advice For Coping 134 135 Problems of Modernisation 30 Chapter 6 Chapter 3 The Emiratis Population The Working Population Social Welfare Religion Women In The UAE Food in the UAE 34 35 36 46 46 61 Restaurants Meal Times Ramadan Schedule Gulf Cuisine Using Your Hands Eating Customs Non-Gulf Arab Cuisine Fine Dining 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 Chapter 4 Fitting In with the Emiratis Tradition And Heritage Point Of Discussion Or Taboo Topic? Alternative Lifestyles 144 145 145 75 76 92 94 The Roadside Café A Meal In The Park Western Cuisine Alcohol Dishes Of The UAE 146 147 148 149 Chapter 7 Enjoying the Culture Traditional Emirati Dress The Majlis The Modern Emirati Traditional Games Leisure Activities Calendar Of Festivals And Holidays Western Working Women 204 154 155 159 160 161 165 169 Taxes Bribes Business Licenses Environmental Issues Non Government Organisations Final Advice 205 205 205 206 Law And The Court System 207 214 216 Chapter 8 Language Arabic Or English? Learning Arabic Numbers Taking Lessons Language Need Arabic And The Qur'an Arabic And Art The Power Of Words Chapter 10 Fast Facts 174 175 175 177 179 179 181 181 182 Culture Quiz Do's and Don'ts Glossary Resource Guide Further Reading About the Author Index 218 228 239 243 247 255 258 260 Classical Arabic And Dialect 177 Non-Verbal Communication 182 Chapter 9 Working and Doing Business Economics Inflation Tourism Beyond The Oil Boom International Relations Business Opportunities Conducting Your Business Dirty Hands Emiratization Of Jobs Entry-Level Jobs Job Negotiation 186 187 188 189 191 191 192 195 200 201 203 203

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