There's a Word for It in Mexico
This guide, for anyone with an interest in Mexico, provides insight into the country and its people through a study of over 130 key words in their language. A thematic index groups the entries into key cultural and business concepts.'
Paperback, 368 pages
Published August 11th 1998 by McGraw-Hill
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Written particularly for the male businessman, this book provides very interesting insight into Mexican culture by demonstrating how the history and culture of Mexico can be understood through the language. Interesting comparisons of U.S., Mexican and Japanese cultures.
Boyé Lafayette De Mente has been involved with Japan, China, Korea and Mexico since the late 1940s as a member of a U.S. intelligence agency, student, journalist, editor and author working out of Tokyo, Seoul, Hong Kong, Singapore and Mexico City. He is a graduate of Jochi University in Tokyo, and The American Institute for Foreign Trade (in 1953), now Thunderbird School of Global Management, in G...moreMore about Boyé Lafayette de Mente...