Imprint. Intercultural Press; Intercultural Press. American Ways: A Cultural Guide to the United States of America. Gary Althen, Janet Bennett. 2 Reviews. Rated 0. American Ways, Third Edition covers all the basic needs of the foreign student or businessperson, covering the trends and customs of day-to-day activities as. American Ways covers all the basic needs of the foreign visitor, student or business Gary Althen served for thirty years as a foreign student adviser at the .
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To ask other readers questions about American Waysplease sign up. United States — Handbooks, manuals, etc. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. My Life with Wagner. Sports and Recreation Sports Recreation Chapter This new edition is a primary starting point for students and professionals to begin their explorations of American culture. Arriele Dooly rated it liked it Dec 13, Kim rated it it was amazing Jan 07, A Guide for Foreigners in the United States.
Association of International Educators and received its Marita Houlihan Award for his contributions to the field of international educational exchange. American Ways, Third Edition covers all the basic needs of the foreign student or businessperson, covering the trends and customs of day-to-day activities as well as the more esoteric customs regarding cultural values, politics, education, religion and relationships.
Also, I think the biggest takeaway I got from the advice for foreigners sections was, “When in doubt, just ask an American.
Product details Format Paperback wasy Dimensions He is the author of The Handbook of Foreign Student Advising and is author, editor, or coauthor of many publications concerning international education and intercultural affairs. Feb 21, J rated it liked it Shelves: Tags What are tags? Emphasizing the interpretation of observed behavior, he covers ways of reasoning and American ideas ameircan politics, family life, education, religion, the media, social relationships, racial and ethnic diversity, male-female relationships, sports and recreation, driving, shopping, personal hygiene, and organizational and public behavior.
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He has lived and worked in Peru and Malaysia. LynchMarci J. Refresh and try again. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Related resource Table of contents at http: The Carl Rogers Reader. Home All editions This edition, English edition: Physical Description xxxii, p. The book covers all aspects that could be thought of when the USA culture is considered. Contents Machine derived contents note: Find a book you’ll love, get our newsletter name email.
In this revised edition, Gary Althen and Janet Bennett have added material that reflects some of the important changes that have occurred over the last decade. Elan X rated it liked it Jun 09, This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
Anh Nguyen rated it really liked it Nov 26, Guide To Better Acol Bridge. Coverage includes the concept of friendship, major changes in family structure amfrican values, the American obsessiveness with personal hygiene, culture shock and adjustment, competition among broadcast and print media, the Internet and e-mail, and additional helpful activities for learning about American culture. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Within most chapters Althen has included a new section, Suggestions for Foreign Visitors, adding another practical dimension to the book.
He is the author of The Handbook of Foreign Student Advising and is author, editor, or coauthor of many publications concerning international education and intercultural affairs. Association of International Educators and received its Marita Houlihan Award for his contributions to the field of international educational exchange.
Traveling to America soon? Over-generalization is an understandable danger in such a ameriican as this, but Althen does make an effort to emphasize that there are variations garg Americans, while he concentrates on the similarities. American Ways covers all the basic needs of the foreign student or businessperson, covering the trends and customs of day-to-day activities like driving, shopping and verbal and nonverbal communication as well as the more esoteric customs regarding cultural values, politics, education, religion and male-female relationships.