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Author Barlas, Robert, author

Title CultureShock! Sri Lanka : a survival guide to customs and etiquette / Robert Barlas, Nanda P Wanasundera
Edition Sixth edition
Published Tarrytown, NY : Marshall Cavendish Editions, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (318 pages)
Series CultureShock!
Culture shock!
Summary Chock-full of useful tips and information, this book covers a wide range of practical issues, such as how to get your blue card, ways to get settled into your new home, and how to conduct business in the Sri Lankan environment. Find out how to communicate with the Sri Lankans and how to enjoy their delicious curries without needing a fire extinguisher! Discover what lies beneath the Sri Lankan profile and how religion, caste, and politics influence the lives of the locals. The book also guides you on the customs and cultural ways of the Sri Lankans and how you can integrate seamlessly into their society. Written in an easy-to-read style, CultureShock! Sri Lanka is the guide you must have to truly enjoy your stay in this country
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Etiquette -- Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka -- Guidebooks.
Sri Lanka -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Guidebooks.
Form Electronic book
Author Wanasundera, Nanda P. (Nanda Pethiyagoda), 1932- author
ISBN 0761480641
9789814435611 (electronic bk.)
9814435619 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Culture Shock! Sri Lanka
CultureShock! a survival guide to customs and etiquette : Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka : a survival guide to customs and etiquette