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What is the Position of Agritourism on the Walloon Tourist Market?

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With its marginal practices and diversified services, agritourism is a complex subject of study. In some European rural areas it is seen as a smart diversification solution. Even though agritourism is rather weak on the Walloon tourist market level, it is important for farmers for whom it is often a means of supplementary income. Based on crossed data concerning potential tourists, local tenants, privileged witnesses and promotional information, the position of agritourism on the Walloon tourist market is analysed. It is shown that agritourism is a multiple micro-niche market primarily complementary to other sources of tourist supply. This paper underscores how the assets of demand, of the region and of the farm all shape agritourist diversification. Instead of providing a standardized well-known product, agritourism in Wallonia is richly diverse, which creates difficulties in branding this tourist market sector.

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The Historical Taboo: Colonial Discourses and Postcolonial Identities in Belgium

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This article examines so-called colonial discourses in Belgium related to the former Sub-Saharan colony owned by Leopold II of Belgium which today is known as the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) or the Congo-Kinshasa. Having introduced the colonial history of the DR Congo from the 15th century until 1910, the study starts with a discussion of Van den Braembussche’s concept of a ‘historical taboo’ and four ways of engaging with such implicit interdictions. Finally, an empirical analysis of colonial discourses in Belgium from the 1890s until today will be presented in conjunction with Belgium’s linguistic-cultural division, taking into account age-related divergence.

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Le Jeu de la Hache: A Critical edition and dating discussion

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Twenty-six years after the first edition and translation by Sydney Anglo in 1991 of the anonymous manuscript Le Jeu de la hache , many elements can still be significantly improved. This paper offers a completely new critical edition of the text, and a major revision of the translation. This article includes a detailed glossary as well as notes to discuss the many ambiguous passages in the original text. Finally, the studies of the language, the vocabulary, the dialect, the writing style and the physical document make it possible to refine the dating of the manuscript to the third quarter of the fifteenth century, between 1460 and 1485, and its origin, probably Flanders or Wallonia in the entourage of the dukes of Burgundy.

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Quality of Hamadian groundwater table of the continental tertiary of Wadi Mehiya in Tindouf province (South-West of Algeria)

international symposium. Montpellier. April 2003. Ingénieur d’Affaires à l’International. IS Publication. No. 278 p. 125–126. H anon M., R ouelle A. 2011. Le pH de l’eau de distribution. En : Qualité des eaux distribuées par le réseau public en Wallonie [pH of the distribution water. In: Quality of the water distributed by the public network in Wallonia] [online]. [Access 15.06.2017]. Available at: http://environnement.wallonie.be/de/eso/eau_distribution/#3.4 Journal Officiel de la Republique Algerienne (JORA) 1993. N° 46 du 10 Juillet 1993, 7–12 [Official

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Some dilemmas of post-industrialism in a region of traditional industry: The case of the Katowice conurbation, Poland

Wydawnictwo Naukowe. KUCIŃSKI, K. (2008): Miasto w procesie dezindustrializacji. In: Morawski, W. Zawistowski, A. [eds.]: Stare Okręgi Przemysłowe. Dylematy industrializacji i dezindustrializacji (pp. 161–179). Warszawa, Oficyna Wydawnicza SGH w Warszawie. LEBOUTTE, R. (2009): A space of European de-industrialisation in the late of twentieth century: Nord/Pas-de Calais, Wallonia and the Ruhrgebiet. European Review of History: Revue europeene d’histoire (Special Issue: Transnational Spaces in History), 16(5): 755–770. LEVER, W. F. (1991

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Double Jeopardy: How Refugees Fare in One European Labor Market

market integration. The highest level of education is included, and divided here into three categories: low (ISCED 0 through 2), medium (ISCED 3 and 4) and high (ISCED 5 and 6). Since the Belgian regions differ considerably in terms of economic situation and thus in terms of employment prospects, geographic spread of migrants may provide an additional explanation for differences in labor market participation. Hence, region of residence (Flanders, Brussels, Wallonia) is added. In order to assess the influence of region of origin, migrants are sorted into six categories

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Abundance and distribution of selected breeding river-bed birds on the Drava River between Maribor and Središče ob Dravi (NE Slovenia) in 2006 and 2009, and causes of the reduction of their populations

Charadrius dubius bei gestortem und ungestortem brutablauf. - Anzeiger der Ornithologischen Gesellschaft in Bayern 14: 166-173. Jacob, J.-P. & Fouarge, J.-P. (1992): [Evolution in numbers and habitats of the Little Ringed Plover ( Charadrius dubius ) in Wallonia and the Brussels Region.] - Aves 29 (3/4): 113-136. (v francoščini) Klaneček, M., Čuš, I. & Hojnik, T. (2005): Prodišča na Dravi med Markovci in Zavrčem ter možnosti učinkovitejših vzdrževalnih ukrepov. - Acta hydrotechnica 23 (38): 57

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Factors affecting the distribution patterns of aquatic macrophytes

-15. Solimini A.G., Cardoso A.C., Heiskanen A., 2006, Indicators and Method for Ecological Status Assessment under Water Framework Development, European Commission: Joint Reseach Center, EUR22314EN, Luxemburg. Sossey-Alaoui K., Rosillon F., 2013, Macrophytic Distribution and Trophic State of Some Natural and Impacted Watercourses - Belgium Wallonia, Int. J. Water Sci. 2(2): 1-11. Spence D.H.N., 1982, The zonation of plants in freshwater lakes, Adv. Ecol. Res. 12: 37-125. Tamire G., Mengistou S., 2012, Macrophyte species

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Between Diplomacy and Paradiplomacy: Taiwan's Foreign Relations in Current Practice

James Alan 2003 A Dictionary of Diplomacy Second Edition Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York Palgrave Macmillan Criekemans, David. 2010. “Regional Sub-State Diplomacy from a Comparative Perspective: Quebec, Scotland, Bavaria, Catalonia, Wallonia and Flanders.” In Regional Sub - State Diplomacy Today , edited by David Criekemans, 37-64. Leiden and Boston: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers. 10.1163/ej.9789004183575.i-210.12 Criekemans David 2010 “Regional Sub-State Diplomacy from a Comparative Perspective: Quebec, Scotland, Bavaria, Catalonia

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Inter-Session Reliability of the Tennis Serve and Influence of the Laboratory Context

context on the player’s serve was limited. Overall, the present study demonstrated that tests performed in a laboratory can be used to evaluate a tennis player’ serve. Acknowledgements The authors wish to thank the Wallonia-Brussels Federation for its support. References Bahamonde R. Changes in angular momentum during the tennis serve. J Sports Sci 2000; 18(8): 579-592 10.1080/02640410050082297 Bahamonde R Changes in angular momentum during the tennis serve J Sports Sci 2000 18 8 579 592 Benedetti MG, Marshall RN, Elliott BC. Long

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