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The Resource Bhutan, Karma Choden and Dorji Wangchuk

Bhutan, Karma Choden and Dorji Wangchuk

Label
Bhutan
Title
Bhutan
Statement of responsibility
Karma Choden and Dorji Wangchuk
Title variation
  • Culture smart! Bhutan
  • Bhutan
  • Culture smart! Bhutan
Title variation remainder
  • the essential guide to customs & culture
  • the essential guide to customs & culture
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CNEDM
Dewey number
  • 954.98
  • 915.49804
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Culture smart!
Target audience
adult
Label
Bhutan, Karma Choden and Dorji Wangchuk
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The essential guide to customs & culture"--Cover
  • "Customs & culture"--Spine
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, Internet addresses 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
  • Title Page; Copyright; About the Author; Contents; Map of Bhutan; Introduction; Key Facts; Chapter 1: Land and People; Geographical Snapshot; Terrain; Climate; Flora and Fauna; People; A Brief History; Bhutan Today; Government and Judiciary; The Economy; Bhutan In the World; Chapter 2: Values and Attitudes; The Buddhist Way of Life; Monarchy and National Identity; Gross National Happiness; The Concept of Interdependency; Tha-Damtsi and Ley-Jumdrey; Driglam-Namzha; Harmony With Nature; Beliefs and Superstitions; Family Values; Attitudes Toward Women
  • Sexual Mores Respect and Humility; Education; Traditional Dress; Attitudes Toward Food; Sharing and Giving; Chapter 3: Religion, Customs, and Traditions; Buddhism; Hinduism; The Bhutanese Calendar; The Festive Year; Chapter 4: Making Friends; Meeting People; Greetings and Other Courtesies; What's In a Name?; Socializing With Work Colleagues; Invitations Home; Manners; Socializing With the Opposite Sex; Meeting With Outsiders; Chapter 5: The Bhutanese at Home; Housing; Families-Roles and Responsibilities; Marriage; Children; School; Employment
  • Health Care Daily Life and Routine; Shopping; Chapter 6: Time out; Eating Out; Bhutanese Food; Drinks; Picnics; What To Wear; Vacations and Public Holidays; Sports and Exercise; Cultural and Social Life; Handicrafts; Chapter 7: Travel, Health, and Safety; General Information; High-Value, Low-Impact Tourism; Traveling to Bhutan; Urban Transportation; City Buses; Private Vehicles; Taxis; Getting Around the Country; Where To Stay; Health and Safety; Natural Hazards; Banned Tobacco Products; Crime; Chapter 8: Business Briefing
  • The Business Environment Business Hours; Status and Hierarchy; Women At Work; Dress Code; Meetings; Presentations; Negotiating; Contracts; Business Entertainment; Gifts; Keeping In Touch; Chapter 9: Communicating; Language; Body Language; Humor; The Media; Mail; Telephone; Internet; Conclusion; Further Reading; Acknowledgments
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
168 pages
Isbn
9781857338751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1020363220
  • 1705113
  • (OCoLC)on1020363220
  • 1705113
Label
Bhutan, Karma Choden and Dorji Wangchuk
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The essential guide to customs & culture"--Cover
  • "Customs & culture"--Spine
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, Internet addresses 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
  • Title Page; Copyright; About the Author; Contents; Map of Bhutan; Introduction; Key Facts; Chapter 1: Land and People; Geographical Snapshot; Terrain; Climate; Flora and Fauna; People; A Brief History; Bhutan Today; Government and Judiciary; The Economy; Bhutan In the World; Chapter 2: Values and Attitudes; The Buddhist Way of Life; Monarchy and National Identity; Gross National Happiness; The Concept of Interdependency; Tha-Damtsi and Ley-Jumdrey; Driglam-Namzha; Harmony With Nature; Beliefs and Superstitions; Family Values; Attitudes Toward Women
  • Sexual Mores Respect and Humility; Education; Traditional Dress; Attitudes Toward Food; Sharing and Giving; Chapter 3: Religion, Customs, and Traditions; Buddhism; Hinduism; The Bhutanese Calendar; The Festive Year; Chapter 4: Making Friends; Meeting People; Greetings and Other Courtesies; What's In a Name?; Socializing With Work Colleagues; Invitations Home; Manners; Socializing With the Opposite Sex; Meeting With Outsiders; Chapter 5: The Bhutanese at Home; Housing; Families-Roles and Responsibilities; Marriage; Children; School; Employment
  • Health Care Daily Life and Routine; Shopping; Chapter 6: Time out; Eating Out; Bhutanese Food; Drinks; Picnics; What To Wear; Vacations and Public Holidays; Sports and Exercise; Cultural and Social Life; Handicrafts; Chapter 7: Travel, Health, and Safety; General Information; High-Value, Low-Impact Tourism; Traveling to Bhutan; Urban Transportation; City Buses; Private Vehicles; Taxis; Getting Around the Country; Where To Stay; Health and Safety; Natural Hazards; Banned Tobacco Products; Crime; Chapter 8: Business Briefing
  • The Business Environment Business Hours; Status and Hierarchy; Women At Work; Dress Code; Meetings; Presentations; Negotiating; Contracts; Business Entertainment; Gifts; Keeping In Touch; Chapter 9: Communicating; Language; Body Language; Humor; The Media; Mail; Telephone; Internet; Conclusion; Further Reading; Acknowledgments
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
168 pages
Isbn
9781857338751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1020363220
  • 1705113
  • (OCoLC)on1020363220
  • 1705113

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