Whether you are participating in one of our programs
or are preparing for your own trip, the following information
may help you prepare for and enjoy your time overseas.


Useful links

Books and articles

Axtell, R. E. Gestures: The Do's and Taboos of Body Language Around the World. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1997.

Bennett, M. J., ed. Basic Concepts of Intercultural Communication: Selected Readings. Yarmouth, ME: Intercultural Press, 1998

Gannon, M. J. Working Across Cultures: Applications and Exercises. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 2001.

Hachey, J.M. The Big Guide to Living and Working Overseas 4th ed. Toronto: Intercultural Systems Inc., 2004.

Kohls, L. R. Survival Kit for Overseas Living 4th ed. Yarmouth, ME: Intercultural Press, 2001.

Morrison, T. et al. Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands: How to Do Business in Sixty Countries. Holbrook, ME: Adams Media Corporation, 1995.

Paige, R. M.,
Maximizing Study Abroad: A Student's Guide to Strategies for Language and Culture Learning and Use. Minneapolis, MI: Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA), University of Minnesota, 2002.

Storti, C. The Art of Crossing Cultures. 2nd ed. Yarmouth, ME: Intercultural Press, 2001.