When first learned to fall in love with the Arab people through reading this book. As I delved into Islamic and Arabic culture studies, I came across Understanding Arabs, and was... Read morePublished on June 24 2003 by Jedidiah Carosaari
Margaret K. Nydell has recast this cross-cultural guide to getting along with Arabs in a new light in the midst of the war on terror. Read morePublished on Feb. 25 2003 by Rolf Dobelli
Interest has suddenly peaked, reviews are more numerous, and I want to say something about how the book is intended. Read morePublished on Oct. 30 2001 by "mknmisspiggy"
The title should have put me off the book. The review of a particular pseudo-academe should have warned me of the shallowness and ingrained 'cultural' single-vision of the author -... Read morePublished on Aug. 23 2001 by Khaled El-bizri
Before I went to Saudi Arabia to teach English, I read everything I could on Arabs and the Middle East. Read morePublished on Aug. 10 2001 by Victor Ferreira
An American supervisor in Tunisia reprimands a local employee for habitually arriving late for work, and does so in front of the Tunisianï¿½s subordinates. Read morePublished on July 31 2001 by Daniel Pipes, Middle East Forum, Philadelphia
I recently spent 7 months living in the Gulf and am heading back again shortly. I found it very frustrating dealing wiht the cultural differences until a friend gave me this book... Read morePublished on May 8 2000 by Jo-Ann
I haven't read the book. I am Arab so i know my people well enough. My comment though, and from the description given above, is that the book seems to suggest Arabs need to be... Read morePublished on July 19 1999 by firstname.lastname@example.org