China A to Z

China A to Z

Everything You Need to Know to Understand Chinese Customs and Culture


Format
Paperback
Price
$17.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780142180846
  • 336 Pages
  • Plume
  • Adult

Overview

A practical and accessible guide to an ancient but rapidly changing culture—now revised and updated
 
Perfect for business, pleasure, or armchair travelers, China A to Z explains the customs, culture, and etiquette essential for any trip or for anyone wanting to understand this complex country. In one hundred brief, reader-friendly essays alphabetized by subject, this  fully revised and updated edition provides a crash course in the etiquette and politics of contemporary China as well as the nation’s geography and venerable history. In it, readers will discover:
 
·        How the recently selected President and his advisors approach global relations
·        Why China is considered the fastest growing market for fashion and luxury goods
·        What you should bring when visiting a Chinese household
·        What’s hot in Chinese art
·        How recent scandals impact Chinese society
 
From architecture and body language to Confucianism and feng shui, China A to Z offers accessible and authoritative information about China.
China A to Z

China A to Z

May-Lee Chai, Winberg Chai

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