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The Cultural and Educational Dimension of the “New Silk Road:” The Re-invention of Mongolness at the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands

Road – China’s New Grand Strategy Journal of Chi-nese Economic and Business Studies.” Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies , 15 (3), pp. 289–305. Pratt, Mary Louise. 1991. “Arts of the Contact Zone.” Profession , 91, pp. 33–40. Qín, Shūjuān 秦淑娟, Liú Huì 刘慧, and Qú Xǐmèi 瞿喜妹. 2017. “Zhōngguó yǔ Eluósī wénhuà màoyì fāzhǎn jí duìcè——yǐ ‘yīdài yīlù’ wèi bèijǐng 中国与俄罗斯文化贸易发展及对策——以“一带一路”为背景 [Development and Countermeasures of Cultural Trade between China and the Russia Federation under Background of ‘One Belt and One Road’].” Shěnyáng dàxué

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Overseas Chinese Associations in Austria

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Compared to other ethnic groups, oversea Chinese constitute a smaller portion of the Austrian population. However, they still share many common values, while leading a diverse social and cultural life. This paper focuses on Chinese associations as a significant part of the Austrian Chinese community. First, we introduce the history of overseas Chinese associations in Austria, especially the first two founded in Austria in the early 1990s. Then, we discuss the general characteristics and main functions of overseas Chinese associations, followed by an overview of other Chinese associations in Austria. Lastly, we propose a classification system of overseas Chinese associations based on selected characters, including shared provenance, profession, ideology, natural characteristics, and hobbies.

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Why is the Geisha Hitting the Westerner? The Japanese Woodblock Print Genre of awate-e

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This paper attempts to bring to light a little-known genre of ukiyo-e (Japanese woodblock prints), the awate-e (hysteria pictures). This genre of polychrome ukiyo-e (nishiki-e) belongs among caricatures because it treats current events in a satirical way. The Namamugi incident (September 14, 1862), when samurai of the Satsuma domain killed one British merchant and injured two, led to the emergence of the awate-e. The British Crown demanded reparations for those killed. While the shogunate postponed payment, British warships gathered in the Bay of Edo to exert pressure. The danger of war was real and the cities of Yokohama and Edo were considered the main targets of a British attack. Many people moved to rural areas or at least sent their families and belongings away. This led to an increased demand for transport, houses, and land in the countryside. Hardly anybody remaining in the cities spent time in the pleasure quarters or bought luxury goods. The results were dramatic for people in those trades. This situation is satirised in the awate-e. Starting with the question ‘Why is the Geisha hitting the Westerner?’, this paper explores the genre of awate-e and its relevance for historical and ukiyo-e research by studying 21 awate-e as primary sources. It reveals a negative appraisal of Westerners, of people leaving the danger zone, and of professions in high demand. The producers of awate-e are biased towards people staying in areas become dangerous, professions suddenly grown poor, and the foreigners-out policy of the Emperor.

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Media Systems and Political Systems in East Asia: A Comparative Analysis of China, Japan, and South Korea

Market? Media and Journalists in China.” In Media Occupations and Professions: A Reader, edited by Jeremy Tunstall. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001, pp. 240-252 Lee, Chin-Chuan. Chinese Media, Global Contexts. London: RoutledgeCurzon, 2003 Legewie, Jochen. “Japan’s Media: Inside and Outside Powerbrokers,” 2nd ed. CNC Japan K. K. website, 2010, http://www.cnc-communications.com/fileadmin/user_upload/Publications/2010_03_Japans_Media_Booklet_2nd_Ed_JL.pdf, accessed January 2013 Lent, John A. “The Mass

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The Ethical Dimension of Professional Integrity in the Hungarian Child Protection System

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Following a discussion about ethics and social work, in this article, we will present the main results of three researches conducted in the past few years on the Hungarian child protection system. These studies highlight the professional gaps, the prejudiced beliefs related to the primary (children) and secondary (parents) client systems of child protection, the value crisis in professional mentalities, and the crisis of the profession in general. We argue that a change in mentalities and professional treatment in the operational practice requires a thorough reconsideration of the ethical dimensions of child protection to the extent of developing and introducing their own code of ethics. As the helping profession is actively involved in the transformation of the welfare state, in parallel with restructuring welfare conditions, we should reconsider how the scarce methodological framework for practice at the national level can cope with problems and how it can emancipate the clients and serve their well-being. The research results indicate that the direction of development is to create an activating and mobilizing helper system that can preserve the core values of the profession as well as adapt to social changes and reflect on the expectations of the public policy thereof.

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Defining the Concept of Risk Applied in Entrepreneurship. Conceptual Delimitation Risk - Entrepreneurial Uncertainty

the actuarial profession , http://www.actuaries.org/lyon2013/papers/AFIR_Kelliher_Wilmot_Klumpes.pdf Knight, F. H. 1921. Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit , New York: Hart, Schaffner, and Marx Pantea, M.I., Munteanu, V., Gligor, D., Sopoian, D. (2008), The Managerial Performances Evaluation through the Economic Value Added Niță, D. (1999), Dicționar de Economie , Ed. Economică, București

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Brain Drain Migration from Romanian Academia. The End of a Mirage

, 541-558. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF01096547 . Grubel, H. G., Scott, A. D. (1949-61) The immigration of scientists and engineers to the United States, Journal of Political Economy 1966, 4, pp. 368-378. http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/259179 . Grubel, H. G., Scott, A. D. (1966). The International Flow of Human Capital, the Brain Drain. American Economic Review , 56, pp. 268-274. Grubel, H. G., Scott, A. D. (1967). The characteristics of foreigners in the US economics profession. American Economic Review ., 57, pp. 131-145. Grubel, H., Scott

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