Blue Eyed Salaryman

Blue Eyed Salaryman PDF
Author: Niall Murtagh
Publisher: Profile Books
Size: 27.61 MB
Category : Biography & Autobiography
Languages : en
Pages : 240

And what happens when you give up the Salaryman life? The book follows life after the corporation, giving fresh perspectives on the nature of Japanese business culture and the problems faced by outsiders in Japan.Read More »



Wrong About Japan

Wrong About Japan PDF
Author: Peter Carey
Publisher: Vintage Canada
Size: 77.54 MB
Category : Travel
Languages : en
Pages : 176

Peter Carey’s observations are provocative, even though his hosts often point out, politely, that he is wrong about Japan.Read More »



Sayonara Bar

Sayonara Bar PDF
Author: Susan Barker
Publisher: Macmillan
Size: 24.62 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 432

Mary, an English graduate student, has taken a job at a hostess lounge in Osaka, Japan, spending her evenings flirting with wealthy Japanese customers and falling in love with her boss's son, Yuji, whose own loyalty is to the petty Yakuza ...Read More »



36 Views Of Mount Fuji

36 Views of Mount Fuji PDF
Author: Cathy N. Davidson
Publisher: Duke University Press
Size: 56.62 MB
Category : Biography & Autobiography
Languages : en
Pages : 248

By turns candid, witty, and poignant, 36 Views of Mount Fuji is an American professor's much-praised memoir about her experiences of Japan and the Japanese.Read More »



The Happy Ant Heap

The Happy Ant Heap PDF
Author: Norman Lewis
Publisher: Open Road Media
Size: 18.51 MB
Category : Travel
Languages : en
Pages : 196

Experience the far reaches of the world in this eclectic collection of travel essays by acclaimed writer Norman Lewis The Happy Ant-Heap is Norman Lewis’s powerful and stylish collection of decades’ worth of travel writing.Read More »



A Tale For The Time Being

A Tale for the Time Being PDF
Author: Ruth Ozeki
Publisher: Penguin
Size: 12.45 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 432

A brilliant, unforgettable novel from bestselling author Ruth Ozeki, author of The Book of Form and Emptiness Finalist for the Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award “A time being is someone who lives in time, and that ...Read More »



The Salaryman

The Salaryman PDF
Author: Michael Howard
Publisher:
Size: 57.71 MB
Category :
Languages : en
Pages : 228

A working-man consumer's take on the U.S.-Japan culture gap, the book hums with authenticity, delivering deep middle-class insights between its illustrated punch lines.Read More »



Mr Carry On

Mr  Carry On PDF
Author: Morris Bright
Publisher: BBC Books
Size: 54.90 MB
Category : Carry On films
Languages : en
Pages : 256

The Carry On films were the brainchild of Peter Rogers, one of Britain's most admired and respected film producers.Read More »



How The Body Shapes The Way We Think

How the Body Shapes the Way We Think PDF
Author: Rolf Pfeifer
Publisher: MIT Press
Size: 16.41 MB
Category : Computers
Languages : en
Pages : 418

In How the Body Shapes the Way We Think, Rolf Pfeifer and Josh Bongard demonstrate that thought is not independent of the body but is tightly constrained, and at the same time enabled, by it.Read More »



Escape From Amsterdam

Escape from Amsterdam PDF
Author: Barrie Sherwood
Publisher: Macmillan
Size: 35.23 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 258

Aozora is delighted when he and his sister Mai receive an inheritance from their late aunt, but Mai has vanished and he cannot get the money without her, sending him on a quest to find her that takes him to a Dutch theme park called ...Read More »



Bridging Cultural Barriers

Bridging Cultural Barriers PDF
Author: Peter M. Haller
Publisher: Springer Nature
Size: 62.38 MB
Category : Business & Economics
Languages : en
Pages : 307

Niall Murtagh narrates a typical story in his book “The Blue-Eyed Salaryman: From World Traveler to Life at Mitsubishi”68 He was the first Westerner ever to get a regular contract Mitsubishi. He planned to go to work by bicycle but ...Read More »



The Rough Guide To Japan

The Rough Guide to Japan PDF
Author: Jan Dodd
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
Size: 20.65 MB
Category : Travel
Languages : en
Pages : 848

Niall Murtagh The Blue-eyed Salaryman. Anyone who has ever worked for a Japanese company will find much to identify with in this honest, witty account by an Irish computer programmer, who became a salaryman for Mitsubishi.Read More »



The Rough Guide To Japan Travel Guide Ebook

The Rough Guide to Japan  Travel Guide eBook  PDF
Author: Rough Guides
Publisher: Rough Guides UK
Size: 67.40 MB
Category : Travel
Languages : en
Pages : 880

Niall Murtagh The Blue-eyed Salaryman. Anyone who has ever worked for a Japanese company will find much to identify with in this honest, witty account by an Irish computer programmer, who became a salaryman for Mitsubishi.Read More »



Stormdancer

Stormdancer PDF
Author: Jay Kristoff
Publisher: Macmillan
Size: 29.93 MB
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 336

The first in an epic new fantasy series, introducing an unforgettable new heroine and a stunningly original dystopian steampunk world with a flavor of feudal Japan.Read More »



Who Really Runs The World

Who Really Runs the World  PDF
Author: Thom Burnett
Publisher: Red Wheel Weiser
Size: 50.77 MB
Category : Political Science
Languages : en
Pages : 256

It appears so at odds with common sense, in fact, that it begs a fundamental question: Who runs the world? This book looks at the conspiracies in everyday life, both hidden and not-so-hidden.Read More »



Migration Whiteness And Cosmopolitanism

Migration  Whiteness  and Cosmopolitanism PDF
Author: Miloš Debnár
Publisher: Springer
Size: 35.17 MB
Category : Social Science
Languages : en
Pages : 235

Blue Eyed Salaryman: From World Traveller to Lifer at Mitsubishi. Profile Books. Nagayoshi, Kikuko. 2011. Support of Multiculturalism, But For Whom? Effects of Ethno-National Identity on the Endorsement of Multiculturalism in Japan.Read More »



Bending Adversity

Bending Adversity PDF
Author: David Pilling
Publisher: Penguin
Size: 42.63 MB
Category : History
Languages : en
Pages : 382

... Say No: Why Japan Will Be First Among Equals (Tokyo: Kobunsha, 1989) Morris-Suzuki, Tessa, Re-inventing Japan: Time, Space, Nation (paperback edition, New York: M. E. Sharpe, 1998) Murtagh, Niall, The Blue-eyed Salaryman: From World ...Read More »



Women Clubs And Associations In Britain

Women  Clubs and Associations in Britain PDF
Author: David Doughan
Publisher: Routledge
Size: 65.69 MB
Category : Education
Languages : en
Pages : 176

London: Hurst and Blackett, 1887 Moor, Lucy M. Girls of Yesterday and Today: The romance of the YWCA London: S.W. Partridge, 1911 Morris, Jan Conundrum London: Faber and Faber, 1974 Murtagh, Niall The Blue-eyed Salaryman London: Profile ...Read More »



Baby Me

Baby   Me PDF
Author:
Publisher: Viz
Size: 54.56 MB
Category : Comics & Graphic Novels
Languages : en
Pages : 186

When young Takuya's mother passes away, he becomes resentful that he has to take care of his baby brother, Minoru, while his father works long hours to support the family financially.Read More »