The Resource Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 23 nations, by Martin J. Gannon

Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 23 nations, by Martin J. Gannon

Label
Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 23 nations
Title
Understanding global cultures
Title remainder
metaphorical journeys through 23 nations
Statement of responsibility
by Martin J. Gannon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the cultural metaphor as a method for understanding the cultural mindset of a nation and comparing it to those of other nations
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gannon, Martin J
Dewey number
306
Index
index present
LC call number
GN345.7
LC item number
.G36 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cross-cultural studies
  • Cross-cultural orientation
  • National characteristics
  • Études transculturelles
  • Formation transculturelle
  • Caractéristiques nationales
  • Cross-cultural orientation
  • Cross-cultural studies
  • National characteristics
  • Culturele verschillen
  • Interculturele vergelijking
  • Kulturelle Identität
  • Nation
  • Caractéristiques nationales
  • Formation transculturelle
  • Études transculturelles
Label
Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 23 nations, by Martin J. Gannon
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-446) 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
Understanding cultural metaphors -- The Thai kingdom -- The Japanese garden -- India : the dance of Shiva -- Bedouin jewelry and Saudi Arabia -- The Turkish coffeehouse -- The Brazilian samba -- The Polish village church -- Kimchi and Korea -- The German symphony -- The Swedish stuga -- Irish conversations -- American football -- The traditional British house -- The Malaysian balik kampung -- The Nigerian marketplace -- The Israeli kibbutzim and moshavim -- The Italian opera -- Belgian lace -- The Mexican fiesta -- The Russian ballet -- The Spanish bullfight -- The Portuguese bullfight -- The Chinese family altar
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 466 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1039965219
Label
Understanding global cultures : metaphorical journeys through 23 nations, by Martin J. Gannon
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-446) 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
Understanding cultural metaphors -- The Thai kingdom -- The Japanese garden -- India : the dance of Shiva -- Bedouin jewelry and Saudi Arabia -- The Turkish coffeehouse -- The Brazilian samba -- The Polish village church -- Kimchi and Korea -- The German symphony -- The Swedish stuga -- Irish conversations -- American football -- The traditional British house -- The Malaysian balik kampung -- The Nigerian marketplace -- The Israeli kibbutzim and moshavim -- The Italian opera -- Belgian lace -- The Mexican fiesta -- The Russian ballet -- The Spanish bullfight -- The Portuguese bullfight -- The Chinese family altar
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 466 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1039965219

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