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The Resource Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 28 nations, clusters of nations, and continents, Martin J. Gannon

Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 28 nations, clusters of nations, and continents, Martin J. Gannon

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Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 28 nations, clusters of nations, and continents
Title
Understanding global cultures
Title remainder
metaphorical journeys through 28 nations, clusters of nations, and continents
Statement of responsibility
Martin J. Gannon
Title variation
Global cultures
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gannon, Martin J
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cross-cultural studies
  • Cross-cultural orientation
  • National characteristics
Label
Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 28 nations, clusters of nations, and continents, Martin J. Gannon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Global cultures
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 433-442) 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
  • Preface: Expanding the Vision
  • Pt. I.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 1.
  • Understanding Cultural Metaphors.
  • p. 3
  • Pt. II.
  • Authority Ranking Cultures.
  • p. 19
  • Ch. 2.
  • Thai Kingdom.
  • p. 21
  • Ch. 3.
  • Japanese Garden.
  • p. 29
  • Ch. 4.
  • India: The Dance of Shiva.
  • p. 47
  • Ch. 5.
  • Bedouin Jewelry and Saudi Arabia.
  • p. 67
  • Ch. 6.
  • Turkish Coffehouse.
  • p. 79
  • Ch. 7.
  • Brazilian Samba.
  • p. 95
  • Ch. 8.
  • Polish Village Church.
  • p. 111
  • Ch. 9.
  • Kimchi and Korea.
  • p. 123
  • Pt. III.
  • Equality Matching Cultures.
  • p. 131
  • Ch. 10.
  • German Symphony.
  • p. 133
  • Ch. 11.
  • Swedish Stuga.
  • p. 149
  • Ch. 12.
  • Irish Conversations.
  • p. 161
  • Ch. 13.
  • Canadian Backpack and Flag.
  • p. 173
  • Ch. 14.
  • Danish Christmas Luncheon.
  • p. 181
  • Ch. 15.
  • French Wine.
  • p. 187
  • Pt. IV.
  • Market Pricing Cultures.
  • p. 203
  • Ch. 16.
  • American Football.
  • p. 205
  • Ch. 17.
  • Traditional British House.
  • p. 221
  • Pt. V.
  • Cleft National Cultures.
  • p. 239
  • Ch. 18.
  • Malaysian Balik Kampung.
  • p. 241
  • Ch. 19.
  • Nigerian Marketplace.
  • p. 253
  • Ch. 20.
  • Israeli Kibbutzim and Moshavim.
  • p. 269
  • Ch. 21.
  • Italian Opera.
  • p. 285
  • Ch. 22.
  • Belgian Lace.
  • p. 303
  • Pt. VI.
  • Torn National Cultures.
  • p. 319
  • Ch. 23.
  • Mexican Fiesta.
  • p. 321
  • Ch. 24.
  • Russian Ballet.
  • p. 335
  • Pt. VII.
  • Same Metaphor, Different Meanings.
  • p. 349
  • Ch. 25.
  • Spanish Bullfight.
  • p. 351
  • Ch. 26.
  • Portuguese Bullfight.
  • p. 367
  • Pt. VIII.
  • Base Culture and its Diffusion Across Borders (Clusters of Nations).
  • p. 377
  • Ch. 27.
  • China's Great Wall and Cross-Cultural Paradox.
  • p. 379
  • Ch. 28.
  • Chinese Family Altar.
  • p. 389
  • Ch. 29.
  • Singapore Hawker Centers.
  • p. 401
  • Pt. IX.
  • Perspectives on Continents.
  • p. 409
  • Ch. 30.
  • Australian Outdoor Recreational Activities.
  • p. 411
  • Ch. 31.
  • Sub-Saharan Bush Taxi.
  • p. 419
  • References.
  • p. 433
  • Index.
  • p. 443
  • About the Author.
  • p. 459
Control code
l82003019123
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xix, 459 p
Isbn
9780761929802
Lccn
2003019123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 28 nations, clusters of nations, and continents, Martin J. Gannon
Publication
Note
Global cultures
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 433-442) 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
  • Preface: Expanding the Vision
  • Pt. I.
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 1.
  • Understanding Cultural Metaphors.
  • p. 3
  • Pt. II.
  • Authority Ranking Cultures.
  • p. 19
  • Ch. 2.
  • Thai Kingdom.
  • p. 21
  • Ch. 3.
  • Japanese Garden.
  • p. 29
  • Ch. 4.
  • India: The Dance of Shiva.
  • p. 47
  • Ch. 5.
  • Bedouin Jewelry and Saudi Arabia.
  • p. 67
  • Ch. 6.
  • Turkish Coffehouse.
  • p. 79
  • Ch. 7.
  • Brazilian Samba.
  • p. 95
  • Ch. 8.
  • Polish Village Church.
  • p. 111
  • Ch. 9.
  • Kimchi and Korea.
  • p. 123
  • Pt. III.
  • Equality Matching Cultures.
  • p. 131
  • Ch. 10.
  • German Symphony.
  • p. 133
  • Ch. 11.
  • Swedish Stuga.
  • p. 149
  • Ch. 12.
  • Irish Conversations.
  • p. 161
  • Ch. 13.
  • Canadian Backpack and Flag.
  • p. 173
  • Ch. 14.
  • Danish Christmas Luncheon.
  • p. 181
  • Ch. 15.
  • French Wine.
  • p. 187
  • Pt. IV.
  • Market Pricing Cultures.
  • p. 203
  • Ch. 16.
  • American Football.
  • p. 205
  • Ch. 17.
  • Traditional British House.
  • p. 221
  • Pt. V.
  • Cleft National Cultures.
  • p. 239
  • Ch. 18.
  • Malaysian Balik Kampung.
  • p. 241
  • Ch. 19.
  • Nigerian Marketplace.
  • p. 253
  • Ch. 20.
  • Israeli Kibbutzim and Moshavim.
  • p. 269
  • Ch. 21.
  • Italian Opera.
  • p. 285
  • Ch. 22.
  • Belgian Lace.
  • p. 303
  • Pt. VI.
  • Torn National Cultures.
  • p. 319
  • Ch. 23.
  • Mexican Fiesta.
  • p. 321
  • Ch. 24.
  • Russian Ballet.
  • p. 335
  • Pt. VII.
  • Same Metaphor, Different Meanings.
  • p. 349
  • Ch. 25.
  • Spanish Bullfight.
  • p. 351
  • Ch. 26.
  • Portuguese Bullfight.
  • p. 367
  • Pt. VIII.
  • Base Culture and its Diffusion Across Borders (Clusters of Nations).
  • p. 377
  • Ch. 27.
  • China's Great Wall and Cross-Cultural Paradox.
  • p. 379
  • Ch. 28.
  • Chinese Family Altar.
  • p. 389
  • Ch. 29.
  • Singapore Hawker Centers.
  • p. 401
  • Pt. IX.
  • Perspectives on Continents.
  • p. 409
  • Ch. 30.
  • Australian Outdoor Recreational Activities.
  • p. 411
  • Ch. 31.
  • Sub-Saharan Bush Taxi.
  • p. 419
  • References.
  • p. 433
  • Index.
  • p. 443
  • About the Author.
  • p. 459
Control code
l82003019123
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xix, 459 p
Isbn
9780761929802
Lccn
2003019123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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