Big in China

Big in China: My Unlikely Adventures Raising a Family, Playing the Blues, and Becoming a Star in Beijing [Repost]

Big in China: My Unlikely Adventures Raising a Family, Playing the Blues, and Becoming a Star in Beijing by Alan Paul
Harper; 1 edition | March 1, 2011 | English | ISBN: 0061993158 | 272 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Alan Paul, award–winning author of the Wall Street Journal’s online column “The Expat Life,” gives his engaging, inspiring, and unforgettable memoir of blues and new beginnings in Beijing. Paul’s three-and-a-half-year journey reinventing himself as an American expat—while raising a family and starting the revolutionary blues band Woodie Alan, voted Beijing Band of the Year in the 2008—is a must-read adventure for anyone who has lived abroad, and for everyone who dreams of rewriting the story of their own future.
Big in China: My Unlikely Adventures Raising a Family, Playing the Blues, and Becoming a Star in Beijing

Big in China: My Unlikely Adventures Raising a Family, Playing the Blues, and Becoming a Star in Beijing By Alan Paul
Publisher: Har per 2011 | 272 Pages | ISBN: 0061993158 | EPUB + PDF | 0.7 MB + 2 MB

The Development of Eco Cities in China (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Jan. 17, 2017
The Development of Eco Cities in China (Repost)

Liu, Juke, Sun, Weiping, Hu, Wenzhen, "The Development of Eco Cities in China"
English | 2016 | ISBN-10: 9811022860 | 329 pages | pdf | 4 MB

Selling Big to China: Negotiating Principles for the World's Largest Market  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at April 6, 2016
Selling Big to China: Negotiating Principles for the World's Largest Market

Morry Morgan, "Selling Big to China: Negotiating Principles for the World's Largest Market"
English | ISBN: 0470825979 | 2010 | 190 pages | PDF | 1 MB

John Adams - Nixon in China [2012]  Music

Posted by Sowulo at April 22, 2013
John Adams - Nixon in China [2012]

John Adams - Nixon in China [2012]
NTSC 16:9 (720x480) VBR Auto Pan&Scan | English (Dolby AC3, 6 ch), (Dolby AC3, 2 ch) | 7.43 Gb (DVD9)
Classical | Label: Nonesuch Records | Sub: Deutsch, English, Espanol, Francais, Portugues | +3% Recovery | 177 min

The world premiere of Nixon in China in October 1987 inaugurated a fresh era in American opera. The piece boldly carved out new territory by treating recent American history as suitably mythic operatic material. Skeptics thought this could result only in a trendily pop art-style ridicule of well-known political icons, but it turned out to be as valid a choice as Wagner’s dysfunctional gods or the tormented passions of verismo lovers. Years after the opera’s initial run at the Houston Grand Opera, Nixon is now recognized as a 20th-century masterpiece… —Thomas May

Business and the Risk of Crime in China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 17, 2017
Business and the Risk of Crime in China

Business and the Risk of Crime in China by Roderic Broadhurst
English | Jan. 16, 2012 | ISBN: 192186253X | 314 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The book analyses the results of a large scale victimisation survey that was conducted in 2005-06 with businesses in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Xi’an. It also provides comprehensive background materials on crime and the criminal justice system in China.
From the Great Wall to Wall Street: A Cross-Cultural Look at Leadership and Management in China and the US (Repost)

Wei Yen, "From the Great Wall to Wall Street: A Cross-Cultural Look at Leadership and Management in China and the US"
English | 2017 | ISBN-10: 3319330071 | 260 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Mark Twain in China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 16, 2017
Mark Twain in China

Mark Twain in China
by Selina Lai-Henderson
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0804789649 | 177 Pages | True PDF | 2.48 MB

Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens, 1835–1910) has had an intriguing relationship with China that is not as widely known as it should be.

Perfect Worlds: Utopian Fiction in China and the West  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 16, 2017
Perfect Worlds: Utopian Fiction in China and the West

Perfect Worlds: Utopian Fiction in China and the West by Douwe Fokkema
English | Feb. 29, 2012 | ISBN: 9089643508 | 449 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Perfect Worlds is an extensive, comparative study of utopian narratives in both the East and the West. Douwe Fokkema provides an elegant argument about the human impulse to imagine new and better worlds, astutely observing that the utopian imagination thrives in the context of secularization.
Governance, Domestic Change, and Social Policy in China: 100 Years after the Xinhai Revolution

Jean-Marc Blanchard, Kun-Chin Lin, "Governance, Domestic Change, and Social Policy in China: 100 Years after the Xinhai Revolution"
2017 | ISBN-10: 1137022841 | 199 pages | PDF | 2 MB