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Under the Dragon Flag: My Experiences in the Chino-Japanese

Under the Dragon Flag: My Experiences in the Chino-Japanese

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The proportion of non-English non-French speaking immigrants declined with time in the country as immigrants who lived in Canada for a longer period of time would have had more time to learn the official language(s). There are two small expatriate dental clinics in Beijing, but their capabilities are limited. Discrimination based on race is prohibited by law, and the EOC oversees implementation and enforcement of the 2008 Race Discrimination Ordinance. In 1996, as a step toward WTO compliance, China reduced tariffs on more than 4,000 products by an average of 30%, and then reduced tariffs even further in 2001 in preparation for WTO accession.

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Someone to Be With Roxie: The Life Story of Grace Reed

Someone to Be With Roxie: The Life Story of Grace Reed

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For this reason, while private actions offer a channel for grievances now, experts on Chinese antimonopoly law do not expect the cases that already have been accepted by the courts to move quickly or to produce landmark judicial decisions. The remaining minority ethnic groups had increases of between 0.1 per cent to 0.4 per cent between 2005 and 2010. Posted by naaas on July 2nd, 2014 Posted by naaas on March 20th, 2014

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A New Thing: Incidents of Missionary Life in China

A New Thing: Incidents of Missionary Life in China

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There are also heritage tours and opportunities to visit local housing areas and schools. This variable was collected as categorical with the main variable eliciting information on “ever smoked” and “never smoked.” The responses “refused,” “not ascertained”, and “do not know” were not included in the analysis. In the case of China's migrant workers, west to east trend and east to west trend, the Chinese cities are becoming more and more diverse, transforming from a single-ethnic city to a multi-ethnic city, in which process the increase of social mobility and integration is shown.... [tags: Urbanization, Mmigration, Globalization] Ethnic Minorities and the Preservation of Culture in the U.

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The Chinese Reader's Manual: A Handbook of Biographical,

The Chinese Reader's Manual: A Handbook of Biographical,

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The vast majority of signage is always in Mandarin Chinese characters throughout the province regardless of the ethnic majority in the given area albeit you will see some signage in Tibetan indic script. Such perspectives will greatly impact the way a person understands the role of religion in society. This system limits the right of Chinese citizens to choose their permanent place of residence. The government reported that nearly 20 million children of migrant laborers followed their parents to urban areas.

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The Path of Flowering Thorn: The Life and Poetry of Yosa

The Path of Flowering Thorn: The Life and Poetry of Yosa

Makoto Ueda

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The factory owner and his son were arrested, along with a labor trafficker from Sichuan's Qu County who allegedly sold the workers to the factory. Backers of China's population policy say that such state-mandated birth control and family planning is necessary not only for the well-being of China but for that of the whole world. Seminole men wore a simple, full-cut shirt with a colorful coat embellished with ruffles over it during the cold months.

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Three-million-dollar Messenger

Three-million-dollar Messenger

Sung Chiao Chen

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Several shots were fired and everything betokened the outbreak of a riot. The Chinese Government’s recent effort to require all computer makers, including those based in the United States and other countries, to include filtering software that blocks political and religious content in all computers sold in China, is a reminder that Chinese officials continue to seek ways of co-opting technology companies in assisting in online censorship. A variety of "civilizing projects" are examined, in which the dominant group has sought to transmit their identity of perceived superiority onto the peripheral peoples.

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The Biographies of the Dalai Lamas

The Biographies of the Dalai Lamas

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YANGSHUO, a southern suburb of Guilin, is a market center and county seat on the Li River. Hill tribes relocated from the far north of Vietnam now live in Champa's last capital, Song Luy, brought down during Minh Mang's purge. For how many moons will the stranger be among us. (Vera 43) The stranger still lives among the people of Zimbabwe, though the colonial political authority has left. Arasaratnam, Indians in Malaysia and Singapore, London: Oxford University Press, 1970.

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Poetry and Politics: The Life and Works of Juan Chi, A.D.

Poetry and Politics: The Life and Works of Juan Chi, A.D.

Donald Holzman

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Slightly over one-half (53.2%) of South Asians lived in Toronto while 16.1% lived in Vancouver. Sobel (eds) Handbook of Statistical Modeling for the Social and Behavioral Sciences, pp. 311-359. We know that all the Chinese are rich,' " Ruminah recalled. The program ended in the "three bad years" of famine and economic crisis (1959–61), which produced 20 million deaths above the normal death rate, followed by a period of restoration and retrenchment in economics and politics.

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Lord of the Dance: The Autobiography of a Tibetan Lama

Lord of the Dance: The Autobiography of a Tibetan Lama

Chagdud Tulku

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In 2000 the Chinese constituted the largest group among California's Asian population, numbering 980,642, or 2.9% of the population. It is not uncommon to find several generations of the same family sharing a home. In fact, Protestant missionaries were welcomed, not disparaged, since King Kamehameha II had already abolished the kapu system and disestablished the old religion before the missionaries had even been heard of. Indeed, the religious dimension is considered one of the most enduring factors, persisting even when other factors weaken and vanish.

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The Tragedy of Paotingfu: An Authentic Story of the Lives,

The Tragedy of Paotingfu: An Authentic Story of the Lives,

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Food imports, which made up only about 2% of the import volume in the 1950s, averaged 20% of the total in 1973 and 1974 but, as total imports rose, fell to less than 4% by 1985 and remained at 2.4% in 1994 and 5% in 1998. C.: World Peace Foundation, 1998, pp. 209–30; Stephen McCarthy, ‘Ten Years Of Chaos In Burma: Foreign Investment And Economic Liberalisation Under The SLORC-SPDC 1988–1998’, Pacific Affairs, 73, 2 (2000), pp. 233–62. The idea that all Chinese philosophy is social philosophy simply because it is concerned with harmony, however, is incorrect.

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