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Manners and customs of to-day

by Sara B. Maxwell

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Published by The Cline Pub. House in Des Moines, Ia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Etiquette

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Mrs. Sara B. Maxwell ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1852 .M35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination437 p.
    Number of Pages437
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25926890M
    LC Control Number09031590
    OCLC/WorldCa4018845

    Dining while abroad can feel as though you are tiptoeing around a minefield of unfamiliar rules. Table manners are the ultimate way to show respect (or some accidental disrespect) to your gracious host. Most parents teach their children a handful of manners, but a lot of things typically fall through the cracks. After all, being a parent is difficult enough as it is. Adding manners and etiquette lessons takes time, and most adults are already swamped.

      In this land of approximately citizens - and who really knows how-many-others? - it sure in hell seems to me that in the day-to-day, all one has to do is witness behavior - just that, behavior. Manners? Ha! Driving from here-to-there will invariably bring out the worst in many of us; honk-honk, you SOB (with a finger-salute, accompanying. Get this from a library! Chinese women, yesterday & to-day,. [Florence Wheelock Ayscough] -- This book deals with the transformation of ancient into modern China as seen through women's eyes, and includes biographies of outstanding women who have hlped to bring about this change and who are.

    Robert Roark wrote a book about the Mau Mau uprising in Kenya. The title of the book is Something of Value. He saw the Mau Mau uprising was caused by the destruction of the manners, customs and morals of the African native by the English settlers. A people deprived of their basis of being will revert to the savage from which we all came. Don't point your feet: Pointing your feet at someone, raising your feet higher than someone's head, or simply putting your feet on a desk or chair are considered extremely rude in Thailand. The bottoms of the feet are dirty: don't show them to people! Avoid pointing feet at Buddhas in and outside of sitting on the ground, try to sit in a way that doesn't show others the bottoms of.


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