Books tagged: cultural difference

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International Relations: A Simple Introduction
Series: Simple Introductions. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
International Relations: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its main ideas and methods. Examine gains from trade theory to understand international trade, and explore the roles of power and interdependence in trade liberalization. Investigate climate change with assurance, prisoners’ dilemma, and chicken games. Assess the prospects for cultural conflict, change and cultural unity.
Project L.E.L. (Live – Experience - Learn) - Year 26
Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In “Year 26” a young newly married Indian guy living in New Zealand explains how his arranged marriage took place. Compared to a Western culture approach he considers the benefit of longevity of his marriage is worth the effort of not becoming emotionally involved before his marriage. Now he is married and living away from his home country he and his wife are very happy? What can we learn?
Letters From A Student In Communist Poland
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Letters, Fiction » Literary collections » European / General
The mid-1980s was shortly before freedom arrived in the USSR and its European satellites. In 1984/85 I corresponded with a Polish student from Nysa, who studied in Katowice. My friend, Miroslawa, struggled with a lack of freedoms. She could not travel to the U.K., as she desired. Before Polish independence, "Mirka" filled her life with music and various items that she bought on the black market.
Past imperfect
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,160. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A resourceful fourteen year-old, Freya Dunbar accepts responsibilities beyond the norm. Family is paramount. She has no regrets – she’d do anything for Mama, but she frets at being the odd-one-out in every part of her life. Always alert for clues about family mysteries she yearns for a sense of belonging until she meets soul-mate Alexander Marcou. Identity issues matter less then.
The Myths of Manhood: Outside Plumbing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality
Are you in a relationship? Why? Does it sometimes seem more trouble than it's worth? Want someone to make it all better? Herein, you will find some clues to understanding what it really is about males that makes them so different from females, makes them so difficult to understand, to deal with. It can't be that simple, you say. Oh, yes, it can.
Japanese in Depth vol.5
Price: Free! Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(4.00)
This is vol.5 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Japanese in Depth vol.4
Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00)
This is vol.4 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Japanese in Depth vol.2
Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00)
This is vol.2 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.