9789970637034

Tips on Ugandan Culture : A Visitor's Guide

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  • ISBN13:

    9789970637034

  • ISBN10:

    9970637037

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2006-12-30
  • Publisher: Michigan State Univ Pr
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Summary

This handbook documents the key aspects of social cultural practices in Uganda. It is aimed at visitors to the country wishing to understand and adapt. The guide covers: local languages, Ugandan use of English, travel, shopping, the African concept of time, male-female relationships and social behaviour, safety tips and non-verbal communication.

Author Biography

Shirley Cathy Byakutaaga formely worked as a senior lecturer at the Institute of Languages, Makerere University.

Table of Contents

We and Theyp. 1
Introductionp. 2
Time conceptp. 5
The Fishbowl Effectp. 8
Relationships and Social Behaviourp. 27
Male-Female Relationships and Other Interactionsp. 44
Some Precautionsp. 48
Ugandan English and Morep. 55
Safety Tipsp. 63
Non-verbal Communicationp. 69
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