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    • Confucius

    • And the World He Created
    • By: Michael Schuman
    • Narrated by: Steven Menache
    • Length: 12 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Confucius is perhaps the most important philosopher in history. Today his teachings shape the daily lives of more than 1.6 billion people. Throughout East Asia, Confucius' influence can be seen in everything from business practices and family relationships to educational standards and government policies. Even as Western ideas from Christianity to Communism have bombarded the region, Confucius' doctrine has endured as the foundation of East Asian culture.

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    • all you need to know about the Chinese

    • By Luke on 03-02-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Miracle

    • The Epic Story of Asia's Quest for Wealth
    • By: Michael Schuman
    • Narrated by: Fred Stella
    • Length: 14 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Spanning nine countries, filled with heroic tales of bold decisions and self-sacrifice, and probing vast historical undercurrents, "The Miracle" takes readers inside private boardroom meetings, heated business negotiations, factory floors, and presidential cabinet sessions for a behind-the-scenes look at the events that shaped Asia's economic ascent - and will shape the world in the century to come.

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    • Packed with stories of both bussinesses and gov

    • By Roman on 11-21-12

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Alibaba and the 40,000 Thieves

    • By: Michael Schuman
    • Narrated by: Daniel May
    • Length: 26 mins
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    The world’s biggest online retailer courses with an unprecedented torrent of counterfeit and sham goods, and neither the big brands, the Chinese government nor U.S. pressure can do much about it. Jack Ma, the most powerful businessman in Asia, can. But shutting down the fakes would undermine his Alibaba empire.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Venture Communism: How China Is Building a Startup Boom

    • By: Michael Schuman
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Venture Communism: How China Is Building a Startup Boom" is from the September 02, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael Schuman and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • The Great Mall of China

    • By: Michael Schuman
    • Narrated by: Daniel May
    • Length: 5 mins
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    JD.com has seized on a seismic shift in the way Chinese customers shop online to become the beloved, reliable alternative to Alibaba.

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    • China's Big Debt Worries George Soros. Should It Worry You?

    • By: Michael Schuman
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "China's Big Debt Worries George Soros. Should It Worry You?" is from the September 07, 2016, Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael Schuman and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • China’s Answer to Tesla Is Hopeful Entrant to Global Car Market

    • By: Michael Schuman
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Across China, government officials, corporate executives, private investors and newcomers like Lu are in a headlong rush to develop a domestic electric car industry. The country’s goal, like Lu’s, is to capitalize on the transition to electric to turbocharge the country’s lagging automobile sector to become a major competitor to the United States, Japan and Germany.

    "China’s Answer to Tesla Is Hopeful Entrant to Global Car Market" is from the January 26, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael Schuman and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Chinese Tourists Pump Cash into a Hot Destination: China

    • By: Michael Schuman
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Chinese Tourists Pump Cash into a Hot Destination: China" is from the September 27, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Michael Schuman and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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