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Diary of a Taxi Driver : True Stories from Singapore's Most Educated Cabdriver

Author :  Cai Mingjie, PhD

Product Details

  • Country Singapore
  • Publisher Aktive Learning, Singapore
  • ISBN9789810850203
  • FormatPaperBack
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Year of Publication2010
  • Bib. Infoviii. 184p. ; 22cm
  • CategoriesCai, Mingjie, 1953- - Blogs 2. Taxicab drivers ? Singapore ? Blogs 3. Taxicab drivers ? Singapore ? Diaries
  • Product Weight260 gms.
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Product Description

When Dr. Cai Mingjie, a lifelong scientist and university professor, lost his job at a leading research institute in Singapore, his world collapsed around him. Despite having published numerous papers and a Stanford PhD, he could not find a suitable job. Disheartened by the global financial crisis, he became a taxi driver, the Singaporean job of last resort. While driving a cab he jotted downnotes about his experiences and posted them on his blog, quickly becoming an internet celebrity with close to one million pageviews so far. Experience the real Singapore and join Dr. Cai as he recounts true stories about naive prostitutes and lecherous johns, abusive customers and kind strangers, violent drivers and heart-wrenching encountersÂ…

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