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Month: October 2012

My Mongolian World

My Mongolian World

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Ethnic movements organized and led by their second generation usually demand non-discrimination in education and employment, full inclusion as citizens and toleration for cultural differences. In 2012 the federal government reduced the growth of spending and the deficit shrank to 7.6% of GDP. The pro-democracy movement of the 1980s and its theoretical foundati­ons revealed strong deficiencies regarding socio-politi­cal preconditions, as far as the path to a more democratic and plura­list state in future was concerned.

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The Little Red Guard: A Family Memoir

The Little Red Guard: A Family Memoir

Wenguang Huang

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In the 1990s the Southeast Asian states, like others, were thrown open to ‘globalisation’. In contrast, the three CMAs accounted for slightly over one-third (35.2%) of the total population. Among the most testing are remaining competitive and continuously finding new resources to sustain their economic growth. Overall, however, the minority areas remained relatively undeveloped in 1986. During a lunch break on a tourist excursion in Sochi, a vacationer half-asked me if the U.

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To a Mountain in Tibet

To a Mountain in Tibet

Colin Thubron

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HKIS sponsors summer sports and skills programs. Among recent immigrants with no religious affiliation, the top source country was China. When the state failed to formulate appropriate policies that would have facilitated structural integration, the state itself became the most contentious issue. The earrings were often made of glass, gemstones, or jade from Taiwan. Much work still needs to be done in bridging the income gap and seeking a more equitable income distribution but whether it is the liberal democratic political system or other systems that recognise multicultural citizenship34 that could craft state policies enough to achieve this is a question that deserves further research.

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Forgotten Letters

Forgotten Letters

Barbara H. Hardenbrook

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Popular programs include "Selections from News and Newspapers," "Local People's Broadcasting Stations' Programs," "Small Loudspeaker," "Reading and Appreciation," and "Hygiene and Health." The local currency, the Hong Kong dollar, is freely convertible and fluctuates in a narrow band around 7.8 to the U. In the 1950s, the main trading partners were other communist countries; however, the decline of the Soviet Union as a world power changed that. Most of the complaints were economic in nature, with demands for pay increases and better benefits being the most common.

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Buried Treasures of Chinese Turkestan (Oxford in Asia

Buried Treasures of Chinese Turkestan (Oxford in Asia

Albert von Le Coq

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The Chinese Government continued to soften some rhetoric toward religion by articulating a "positive role" that religious communities in China should fulfill, but the government’s language casts for religion the duty to build support for state economic and social goals. China may be divided roughly into a lowland portion in the east, constituting about 20% of the total territory, and a larger section consisting of mountains and plateaus in the west.

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Generalissimo: Chiang Kai-shek and the China He Lost

Generalissimo: Chiang Kai-shek and the China He Lost

Jonathan Fenby

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America's increasingly multicultural population can enhance its ability to prosper in the new global marketplace. While these documents specifically address sexual harassment, most of the same principles also are relevant to Title VII's prohibition against national origin harassment. 37. Industries here include iron, coal, and bauxite production, as well as the manufacture of mining equipment and automobile tires. The sole criterion for removal was their Japanese ancestry.

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Mao Zedong, a Preliminary Reassessment

Mao Zedong, a Preliminary Reassessment

Stuart R. Schram

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The politically weakened and disunified state of the country paved the way for two opposing political parties, each of which had a different vision of a modern, united nation. A new CCP charter adopted at the 12th Communist Party congress in September 1982 forbids "all forms of personality cult" and, in an implicit criticism of Mao, decrees that "no leaders are allowed to practice arbitrary individual rule or place themselves above the party organization." This article for social work educators includes several suggestions for classroom applications, activities, and assignments that apply the framework to training social work students for work with alcohol problems.

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Musings of a First Chinese Daughter: A Memoir

Musings of a First Chinese Daughter: A Memoir

Jennifer Lee Robertson

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Some countries have incorporated elements of modern dress into modern clothing. The Basic Law prohibits LegCo from putting forward bills that affect public expenditure, political structure, or government policy. This shift saw a large increase in agricultural productivity; output doubled in the 1980s. To support the development of small-scale civil society initiatives in Burma and strengthen the reporting and video production skills of independent journalists inside Burma.

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Doing Time with Nehru: The Story of an Indian-Chinese Family

Doing Time with Nehru: The Story of an Indian-Chinese Family

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In the early 1990s, the government began allowing foreign investors to manufacture and sell an increasingly wide variety of goods in the domestic market. The market for life insurance and household casualty insurance is still small in China, and corporate customers purchase most casualty insurance. The northeast, composed of the provinces of Liaoning, Jilin, and Heilongjiang, is home to over 100 million people. The new materials meant that many changes in forms and styles were possible.

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Gweilo: Memories Of A Hong Kong Childhood

Gweilo: Memories Of A Hong Kong Childhood

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Numerous people have complained that they cannot understand Bill because of his heavy Ghanaian accent. Fourteen temples in Tanjungbalai were burned and ransacked by mobs on Friday night and early Saturday morning. Scottish immigrants continued to trickle in through the 1920s, especially as economic conditions worsened in Scotland. It is believed the Negroid and Caucasoid are more closely related than the Mongoloid, which gave rise to the regionalism hypothesis whereby the Mongoloid has evolved from homo erectus while the Negroid and the Caucasoid have evolved from a common ancestor homo antecessor.

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