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The New Chinese: How They Are Shaping Australia

Barry Li



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Wright Books
15 September 2017
History; Cultural studies; Migration, immigration & emigration
Bridge the gap between the china you know and the real china of today In the last 30 years, China has transformed itself into one of the world's leaders in political, economic and social relations. With Australia a hotspot for Chinese immi grants, understanding the cultural nuances, both from an Australian and a Chinese perspective, is now more important than ever. Your next hire or business deal could depend on it.

Australia is a young country built on immigration and cultural assimilation, and whether they are new immigrants or Australian born, in the workforce or the property market, or in the suburbs or the city, the 'new Chinese' are now an integral part of this culture. Told through the personal story of author Barry Li, The New Chinese reveals:

how to navigate cultural differences between Australia and China what four generations of Chinese are present in Australia why political sensitivities should be observed by those doing business with China how Chinese consumers and investors spend their wealth what challenges are in store for China's future.

The New Chinese is your essential guide to the history, culture, and mindset of Chinese migrants in Australia, and of the new China.
By:   Barry Li
Imprint:   Wright Books
Country of Publication:   Australia
Dimensions:   Height: 226mm,  Width: 154mm,  Spine: 14mm
Weight:   234g
ISBN:   9780730351870
ISBN 10:   0730351874
Pages:   176
Publication Date:   15 September 2017
Audience:   General/trade ,  Professional and scholarly ,  ELT Advanced ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

BARRY LI permanently immigrated to Australia from China in 2011 and currently lives in Sydney. He is an auditor, a Certified Practising Accountant and is the chairman of the CPA NSW Young Professionals Committee.

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