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Descrição da editora
CultureShock! Morocco contains all the essential information to help you settle comfortably in this unique but oftern bewildering country. The book explores, the realities of Morocco and gives important insights into the lives and customs of the Moroccans. Understand their world view and how religion and the concept of fatalism and hshuma (shame) affects everyday actions and activities. Find out how to communicate with the locals and how to conduct your work effectively and painlessly in this foreign land. The book also highlights several wonderful things about Morocco, such as the delicious cous-cous dish, and even guides you on what to do in a hemmam (public bath)! Filled with practical information and written in an easy-to-read style, CultureShock! Morocco will help you to navigate through the Moroccan maze and pave the way for a pleasant and meaningful stay.
Orin Hargraves grew up in the mountains of south-western Colorado and graduated from the University of Chicago. His association with Morocco dates from 1980, when he began his service as a US Peace Corps volunteer there. Now he divides his time between rural Maryland, where he caretakes and cooks at a Buddhist retreat centre, and London, where he works as a freelance writer and lexicographer. His email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.