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China - Culture Smart! - the essential guide to customs & culture

Kathy Flower

The spectacular Beijing Olympics of 2008 signaled China’s arrival as a superpower on the world stage. The global economic crisis that followed in 2008–9 saw it become banker to the West, poised to eclipse the United States. This new edition of Kathy Flower’s bestselling Culture Smart! China has been revised and updated by the author to take on board the transformation in China’s fortunes and the changing face of Chinese society. This edition of Culture Smart! China is the indispensable visitors’ guide to the complexities of a rapidly changing world power whose ancient culture and traditions owe little to the West.

The spectacular Beijing Olympics of 2008 signaled China’s arrival as a superpower on the world stage. The global economic crisis that followed in 2008–9 saw it become banker to the West, poised to eclipse the United States. This new edition of Kathy Flower’s bestselling Culture Smart! China has been revised and updated by the author to take on board the transformation in China’s fortunes and the changing face of Chinese society. This edition of Culture Smart! China is the indispensable visitors’ guide to the complexities of a rapidly changing world power whose ancient culture and traditions owe little to the West.
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Genres:

Travel

Description:

The spectacular Beijing Olympics of 2008 signaled China’s arrival as a superpower on the world stage. The global economic crisis that followed in 2008–9 saw it become banker to the West, poised to eclipse the United States. This new edition of Kathy Flower’s bestselling Culture Smart! China has been revised and updated by the author to take on board the transformation in China’s fortunes and the changing face of Chinese society. This edition of Culture Smart! China is the indispensable visitors’ guide to the complexities of a rapidly changing world power whose ancient culture and traditions owe little to the West.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Peter Noble

Length:

3h 25m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

04:07


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

44:02


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

26:03


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

15:44


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

13:49


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

13:50


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

30:12


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

17:31


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

19:47


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

20:01


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

00:31