Culture shock!. Myanmar : a survival guide to customs and etiquette / Saw Myat Yin.  (Text) (Text)

Yin, Saw Myat, 1946-
Call no.: DS527.9 .Y56 2011Publication: Tarrytown, N.Y. : Marshall Cavendish Editions, 2011Edition: 3rd edDescription: 233 p., [16] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), mapISBN: 9780761458722 (pbk.)Other title: Myanmar : a survival guide to customs and etiquette [Portion of title]Subject(s): Culture shock -- BurmaEtiquette -- BurmaBurma -- Social life and customsLOC classification: DS527.9 | .Y56 2011
Contents:Chapter 1. First impressions -- Myamar's charm -- Chapter 2. Geography, history and politics -- Geography -- History milestones -- Key dates -- Economy -- Chapter 3. Myanmar -- People -- Literacy -- Myanmar perceptions -- Two streams -- Superstitions -- Bamahsan Chin (behaving in a'Myanmar' way -- Relationships -- Emotional perceptions -- Environmental perceptions -- The Myanmar personality -- Urban versus rural -- Women in Myanmar -- Attitudes to Foreigners -- Perceptions towards foreigners -- Names -- Humour -- Dress -- Chapter 4. Socialising in Myanmar -- Getting to know the Myanmar people -- Greetings -- A lifetime of ceremony -- Childhood -- Births -- Engagements -- Weedings -- Sickness -- Death -- Casual visits -- The overnight guest -- Behaviour at religious sites -- Experienceing astrological predictions -- Chapter 5. Setting in -- House for rent -- Domestics -- Shopping -- Measures -- Bargaining -- Health and emergencies -- Educational facilities -- Recreation -- Transportation -- Lugyone 'Courier' activity -- Chapter 6. Food and entertaining -- Feasts (Soon-Kyway) -- Introductions -- Dress -- Gifts -- Advice on gift-giving -- Seating at meals -- Food -- Entertaining your Myanmar friends -- Chapter 7. Culture and travel -- Leisure -- Travelling inside Myanmar -- Why do the Myanmar people travel? -- Places to see -- Things to buy -- Gifts for your hosts -- Where to stay -- Pre-travel preparations -- Festivals -- Calendar of festivals and holidays -- Chapter 8. Communicating in Myanmar -- Language -- Body language -- Chapter 9. Doing business -- A brief economic history -- Legal aspects of business -- Banking and finance -- Myanmar workers and the work ethic -- New enterpreneurs -- Business meeting -- Dressing etiquette -- Entertaining and gifts -- Chapter 10. Famous people -- Icons -- Culture quiz -- Do's and don'ts -- Glossary.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Chapter 1. First impressions -- Myamar's charm -- Chapter 2. Geography, history and politics -- Geography -- History milestones -- Key dates -- Economy -- Chapter 3. Myanmar -- People -- Literacy -- Myanmar perceptions -- Two streams -- Superstitions -- Bamahsan Chin (behaving in a'Myanmar' way -- Relationships -- Emotional perceptions -- Environmental perceptions -- The Myanmar personality -- Urban versus rural -- Women in Myanmar -- Attitudes to Foreigners -- Perceptions towards foreigners -- Names -- Humour -- Dress -- Chapter 4. Socialising in Myanmar -- Getting to know the Myanmar people -- Greetings -- A lifetime of ceremony -- Childhood -- Births -- Engagements -- Weedings -- Sickness -- Death -- Casual visits -- The overnight guest -- Behaviour at religious sites -- Experienceing astrological predictions -- Chapter 5. Setting in -- House for rent -- Domestics -- Shopping -- Measures -- Bargaining -- Health and emergencies -- Educational facilities -- Recreation -- Transportation -- Lugyone 'Courier' activity -- Chapter 6. Food and entertaining -- Feasts (Soon-Kyway) -- Introductions -- Dress -- Gifts -- Advice on gift-giving -- Seating at meals -- Food -- Entertaining your Myanmar friends -- Chapter 7. Culture and travel -- Leisure -- Travelling inside Myanmar -- Why do the Myanmar people travel? -- Places to see -- Things to buy -- Gifts for your hosts -- Where to stay -- Pre-travel preparations -- Festivals -- Calendar of festivals and holidays -- Chapter 8. Communicating in Myanmar -- Language -- Body language -- Chapter 9. Doing business -- A brief economic history -- Legal aspects of business -- Banking and finance -- Myanmar workers and the work ethic -- New enterpreneurs -- Business meeting -- Dressing etiquette -- Entertaining and gifts -- Chapter 10. Famous people -- Icons -- Culture quiz -- Do's and don'ts -- Glossary.

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