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Vietnam - Culture Smart!

Geoffrey Murray

Culture Smart! Vietnam outlines the history, culture, and traditions of the Vietnamese. It explains certain deep-seated attitudes, describes some of the social and cultural changes now under way, and gives practical advice on what to expect and how to behave in unfamiliar situations. It aims to help you discover for yourself the warmth and vast potential of this fascinating country and its delightful people. They are open and friendly, with a sense of humor and irony, and frankly curious about the outside world. Kind and generally helpful toward strangers, they are industrious, shrewd, and determined to improve their lot. Amidst war and strife throughout their countries history, the true Vietnamese characteristics of patience and adversity shine through in this in depth-look at their culture.

Culture Smart! Vietnam outlines the history, culture, and traditions of the Vietnamese. It explains certain deep-seated attitudes, describes some of the social and cultural changes now under way, and gives practical advice on what to expect and how to behave in unfamiliar situations. It aims to help you discover for yourself the warmth and vast potential of this fascinating country and its delightful people. They are open and friendly, with a sense of humor and irony, and frankly curious about the outside world. Kind and generally helpful toward strangers, they are industrious, shrewd, and determined to improve their lot. Amidst war and strife throughout their countries history, the true Vietnamese characteristics of patience and adversity shine through in this in depth-look at their culture.
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Travel

Description:

Culture Smart! Vietnam outlines the history, culture, and traditions of the Vietnamese. It explains certain deep-seated attitudes, describes some of the social and cultural changes now under way, and gives practical advice on what to expect and how to behave in unfamiliar situations. It aims to help you discover for yourself the warmth and vast potential of this fascinating country and its delightful people. They are open and friendly, with a sense of humor and irony, and frankly curious about the outside world. Kind and generally helpful toward strangers, they are industrious, shrewd, and determined to improve their lot. Amidst war and strife throughout their countries history, the true Vietnamese characteristics of patience and adversity shine through in this in depth-look at their culture.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Peter Noble

Length:

3h 41m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

01:06


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

06:08


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

03:30


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:22


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:06


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:06


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:47


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:03


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

05:15


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:06


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:04


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:27


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:13


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:24


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:17


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:45


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:49


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:05


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:35


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

03:55


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

04:57


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:53


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:06


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:27


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:28


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:27


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:07


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

05:36


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:42


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

04:15


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:24


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:48


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

05:47


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

04:56


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

04:29


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

04:11


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

04:37


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

05:10


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

06:04


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

05:20


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

04:19


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:08


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

05:29


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

05:18


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

05:53


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

00:32