This classic guide illuminates the dynamics of traditional Russian culture in the framework of contemporary events. Yale Richmond enlightens readers about virtually every aspect of Russian life, covering social and interpersonal skills as well as the underlying cultural assumptions and values of the Russian people. Fully revised and updated, the fourth edition of From Nyet to Da is contemporary and up-to-date with pertinent information about the political, social and economic situations in the New Russia. Business executives, educators, students and government officials alike will gain new insights from this even-handed treatment of the Russian people. Weaving Russian cultural behavior with historical references and modern-day anecdotes, From Nyet to Da makes learning about these interesting and passionate people a fascinating experience.