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The Resource An uncommon history of common courtesy : how manners shaped the world, Bethanne Patrick

An uncommon history of common courtesy : how manners shaped the world, Bethanne Patrick

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An uncommon history of common courtesy : how manners shaped the world
Title
An uncommon history of common courtesy
Title remainder
how manners shaped the world
Statement of responsibility
Bethanne Patrick
Title variation
  • Common courtesy
  • How manners shaped the world
Creator
Contributor
Author
Distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With engaging and artfully presented text, including sidebars on media mavens throughout history, social gaffes, and archaic manners, this book is as entertaining as it is informative. Readers delve into cultural similarities and differences through lively passages, colorful photography, and sidebars on unique history
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
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Patrick, Bethanne Kelly
Dewey number
395.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1821
LC item number
.P37 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Credo Reference (Firm)
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  • Etiquette
  • Courtesy
  • Manners and customs
  • United States
Label
An uncommon history of common courtesy : how manners shaped the world, Bethanne Patrick
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/ngeoucc
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Judith Martin (aka Miss Manners) -- Introduction -- Chapter one: shake hands, tip hats -- Handshakes -- Bowing -- Kissing & hugging -- Greetings & salutations -- Honorifics & names -- Gestures -- Chapter two: say the magic words -- Saying please -- Saying thank you -- Saying you're welcome -- Saying hello -- Saying "how are you?" -- Saying goodbye -- Chapter three: elbows off the table -- Hosts -- Guests -- Tables -- Utensils -- Foods -- Drinks -- Chapter four: rank's privileges -- Matters of state -- Down to business -- All in the timing -- Better left unsaid -- Clothes call -- No rules -- Chapter five: all in the family -- Birth -- Childhood -- Relatives -- Celebrations -- Observances -- Obligations -- Chapter six: the game of life -- Equipment -- Training -- Competition --Elementary -- University -- Professional -- Chapter seven: on the road again -- On the ground -- Behind the wheel -- In air or water -- Crossing -- Boundaries -- Carrying -- Chapter eight: getting & spending -- Currency -- Service -- Negotiation -- Staff -- Colleagues -- Competitors -- Acknowledgments -- Say please and thank you in many languages -- Manner mavens: in their own words
Control code
9781784029883
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (63 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781784029883
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00561232
  • (Credo)ngeoucc2011
  • (OCoLC)897123592
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
An uncommon history of common courtesy : how manners shaped the world, Bethanne Patrick
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/ngeoucc
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Judith Martin (aka Miss Manners) -- Introduction -- Chapter one: shake hands, tip hats -- Handshakes -- Bowing -- Kissing & hugging -- Greetings & salutations -- Honorifics & names -- Gestures -- Chapter two: say the magic words -- Saying please -- Saying thank you -- Saying you're welcome -- Saying hello -- Saying "how are you?" -- Saying goodbye -- Chapter three: elbows off the table -- Hosts -- Guests -- Tables -- Utensils -- Foods -- Drinks -- Chapter four: rank's privileges -- Matters of state -- Down to business -- All in the timing -- Better left unsaid -- Clothes call -- No rules -- Chapter five: all in the family -- Birth -- Childhood -- Relatives -- Celebrations -- Observances -- Obligations -- Chapter six: the game of life -- Equipment -- Training -- Competition --Elementary -- University -- Professional -- Chapter seven: on the road again -- On the ground -- Behind the wheel -- In air or water -- Crossing -- Boundaries -- Carrying -- Chapter eight: getting & spending -- Currency -- Service -- Negotiation -- Staff -- Colleagues -- Competitors -- Acknowledgments -- Say please and thank you in many languages -- Manner mavens: in their own words
Control code
9781784029883
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (63 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781784029883
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00561232
  • (Credo)ngeoucc2011
  • (OCoLC)897123592
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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