The Resource Morocco, Jillian York

Morocco, Jillian York

Label
Morocco
Title
Morocco
Statement of responsibility
Jillian York
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
York, Jillian
Dewey number
964
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Culture smart!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Etiquette
  • National characteristics, Moroccan
  • Visitors, Foreign
  • Morocco
  • Morocco
  • Morocco
Label
Morocco, Jillian York
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The essential guide to customs & culture"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Map of Morocco -- Introduction -- Key Facts -- Chapter 1: Land and People -- Geographical Snapshot -- Climate -- Cities -- A Brief History -- Contemporary Morocco -- The Jewish Legacy -- Language and Culture -- Government -- The Western Sahara -- Relations with the West -- The Arab Spring Protests -- Chapter 2: Values and Attitudes -- Islam as a Way of Life -- Islamic Extremism -- Education -- Torn Between Cultures -- Public Versus Private Sphere -- Family First -- Hshuma -- Attitudes Toward Foreigners -- Women In Society -- Sexual Mores -- Chapter 3: Beliefs, Customs, and Traditions -- National Holidays -- Religious Holidays -- Moussems -- Festivals and Celebrations -- Folklore and Mysticism -- Chapter 4: Making Friends -- The Gender Divide -- Forms Of Address -- Keeping In Touch -- Hospitality and Invitations Home -- Fitting In -- Chapter 5: Daily Life -- Social Structure -- Dress -- Bargaining-A Way of Life -- Standards of Living -- Daily Life and Routine -- Banking -- Living Alone -- Bureaucracy -- Chapter 6: Time Out -- Cafe Culture -- The Promenade -- Entertainment -- Food and Drink -- Shopping -- The Hammam -- Outdoors -- Chapter 7: Travel, Health, and Safety -- Driving -- Trains -- Buses -- Taxis, Big and Small -- Air Travel -- Where to Stay -- Places to Visit -- Health -- Safety -- Chapter 8: Business Briefing -- The Business Culture -- The Language of Business -- Hours and Schedules -- Office Etiquette and Protocol -- Leadership and Decision Making -- Meetings and Negotiations -- Contracts -- Women in Management -- Candor and Cooperation -- Teamwork and Management -- Foreign Investment -- Chapter 9: Communicating -- Language -- Greetings -- Body Language -- Topics of Conversation -- Services -- The Media -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Phonetic Guide to the Arabic Alphabet -- Further Reading -- Resources
Control code
ocm00275146
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
168 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Whitehots
Isbn
9781857338713
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Morocco, Jillian York
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The essential guide to customs & culture"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Map of Morocco -- Introduction -- Key Facts -- Chapter 1: Land and People -- Geographical Snapshot -- Climate -- Cities -- A Brief History -- Contemporary Morocco -- The Jewish Legacy -- Language and Culture -- Government -- The Western Sahara -- Relations with the West -- The Arab Spring Protests -- Chapter 2: Values and Attitudes -- Islam as a Way of Life -- Islamic Extremism -- Education -- Torn Between Cultures -- Public Versus Private Sphere -- Family First -- Hshuma -- Attitudes Toward Foreigners -- Women In Society -- Sexual Mores -- Chapter 3: Beliefs, Customs, and Traditions -- National Holidays -- Religious Holidays -- Moussems -- Festivals and Celebrations -- Folklore and Mysticism -- Chapter 4: Making Friends -- The Gender Divide -- Forms Of Address -- Keeping In Touch -- Hospitality and Invitations Home -- Fitting In -- Chapter 5: Daily Life -- Social Structure -- Dress -- Bargaining-A Way of Life -- Standards of Living -- Daily Life and Routine -- Banking -- Living Alone -- Bureaucracy -- Chapter 6: Time Out -- Cafe Culture -- The Promenade -- Entertainment -- Food and Drink -- Shopping -- The Hammam -- Outdoors -- Chapter 7: Travel, Health, and Safety -- Driving -- Trains -- Buses -- Taxis, Big and Small -- Air Travel -- Where to Stay -- Places to Visit -- Health -- Safety -- Chapter 8: Business Briefing -- The Business Culture -- The Language of Business -- Hours and Schedules -- Office Etiquette and Protocol -- Leadership and Decision Making -- Meetings and Negotiations -- Contracts -- Women in Management -- Candor and Cooperation -- Teamwork and Management -- Foreign Investment -- Chapter 9: Communicating -- Language -- Greetings -- Body Language -- Topics of Conversation -- Services -- The Media -- Conclusion -- Appendix: Phonetic Guide to the Arabic Alphabet -- Further Reading -- Resources
Control code
ocm00275146
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
168 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Whitehots
Isbn
9781857338713
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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