Culture Shock! Borneo - A Survival Guide Tocustoms And Etiquette


by Munan, Heidi

Culture Shock! Borneo - A Survival Guide Tocustoms And Etiquette

Price:  US$21.18   (SGD27.50*)
Format:  Paper Back, 264 pages
Published:  2009, USA, 4st Edition
ISBN:  9780761456599
SB#:  008718 (650)

About This Book

This guide book gives you a fun-filled crash course on how to live and work in this slice of the East. Packed with useful and insightful tips, this book will guide you on how to deal with cultural barriers, relate with the various racial groups and fit into the intricate society. Learn how weddings, births and funerals are observed by the different ethnic groups and how you can participate meaningfully in them. Understand the strong family bonds in most Borneo families and how they affect all areas of life, starting with extremely complicated name system and forms of address. This book also covers practical matters such as finding a suitable home and understanding the work environment.


* Actual charges are made in Singapore Dollars (SGD).   SGD1.00 = US$0.77