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The girl at the baggage claim : explaining the East-West culture gap, Gish Jen

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The girl at the baggage claim : explaining the East-West culture gap
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The girl at the baggage claim : explaining the East-West culture gap
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Gish Jen
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Language
eng
Summary
"A personal, provocative, informative, and entertaining study of the different idea Asians and Westerners have of the self and how this plays out in our differing approaches to art, learning, politics, business, and almost everything else"--
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Title
The girl at the baggage claim
Creator
Summary
"A personal, provocative, informative, and entertaining study of the different idea Asians and Westerners have of the self and how this plays out in our differing approaches to art, learning, politics, business, and almost everything else."--Provided by publisher
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10554374
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CB251
LC item number
.J46 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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explaining the East-West culture gap
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explaining the East-West culture gap
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by Gish Jen
The girl at the baggage claim : explaining the East-West culture gap, Gish Jen
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The girl at the baggage claim : explaining the East-West culture gap, Gish Jen
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part I: We edit the world -- Three edits -- A telling irritation -- Some helpful background -- Part II: The flexi-self -- What is a flexi-self? -- Boundary blurring -- The genius and the master -- Testing, testing -- Patterns and training -- Part III: The big pit self -- How WEIRD we are -- America, an explanation -- Part IV: Meetings and mixings -- Our talking, our selves -- In praise of Ambidependence -- Greatness in two flavors
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ocn951753755
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 310 pages
Isbn
9781101947821
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2016026243
Other physical details
illustrations

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