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Etiquette guide to Japan

Boye De Mente

Etiquette guide to Japan

know the rules that make the difference

by Boye De Mente

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Published by Yenbooks in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Etiquette -- Japan -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGuide to Japan
    Statementby Boye Lafayette De Mente.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    SeriesQuick-guides
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p. ;
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22958859M
    ISBN 104900737046


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Etiquette Guide to Japan offers an inside look at the social norms of the Japanese-when to bow, how to propose a toast, when to pay the bill, the careful art of gift-giving, how to deal with public transportation, dating, weddings, funerals, and last, but not least, how to /5(94).

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This updated and expanded edition of the best-selling Japanese etiquette guide addresses not just the puzzling protocols relating to name cards, bowing or shaking hands, bathrooms and public baths—but also what to do when entertaining Japanese dinner guests, attending a Japanese tea ceremony, taking the subway, and much more.

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Proper manners are valued highly in Japan, and foreign visitors should be familiar with at least the most basic rules: Inside the house.

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Paperback – 15 Oct. by Boye Lafayette De Mente (Author), Geoff Botting (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. Book 1 of 3 in the Etiquette Guide Series. See all 9 formats and editions Hide other /5(). This updated and expanded edition of the best-selling Japanese etiquette guide addresses not just the puzzling protocols relating to name cards, bowing or shaking hands, bathrooms and public baths—but also what to do when entertaining Japanese dinner guests, attending a Japanese tea ceremony, taking the subway, and much more!4/5(1).

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The code of etiquette in Japan governs the expectations of social behavior in the country and is considered very important. Like many social cultures, etiquette varies greatly depending on one's status relative to the person in question. Many books instruct readers on its minutiae. Some conventions may be very regional practices, and thus may not exist in all regions of Japan.

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Etiquette is, of course, only a subset of culture, but just reading about the elaborate ways Japanese interact with each other is an eye-opener. One of the intriguing lessons in the guide is an explanation of the special ways Japanese deal with outsiders.

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