ERIC Number: ED336283
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Update: Federal Republic of Germany.
Loewenthal, Nessa P.
The Federal Republic of Germany is widely respected for its highly developed economy, rich cultural life, and significant contributions to science, mathematics, and the arts. Designed for families or individuals planning to move to or live in Germany for extended periods of time, this book provides guidance in such practical matters as entry requirements, transportation, money, housing, schools, and insurance. The book contains 13 sections: (1) background; (2) before leaving; (3) on arrival; (4) values and customs; (5) doing business in Germany; (6) household pointers; (7) health and medical care; (8) schools; (9) cars and driving; (10) adult leisure; (11) major cities; (12) sources of information; and (13) recommended reading. Students participating in a foreign exchange program along with their parents also would find this information helpful. (DB)
Descriptors: Cultural Differences, Cultural Opportunities, Foreign Countries, Foreign Culture, International Relations, Overseas Employment, Travel
Intercultural Press, Inc., P.O. Box 700, Yarmouth, ME 04096 ($19.95, plus $1.50 shipping).
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: West Germany