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Learning Asian Languages: A Dummy’s Guide

There is a divide in Australia. The divide I am talking about here is between those with proper access to Asian language learning and those without. 699 more words

ANU

Asian Century Latest: South Australia #Schools Introducing Mandarin #Curriculum!

Six #schools in South #Australia will have 'digital sister schools' partnerships with their counterparts in #Jinan, eastern #China #edchat

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Economics

Bridging the Cultural Gap – Gangnam Style?

By Molly Rydon

Walking through a busy department store on my way to work, I find myself tuning out from the daily reminders of Australia’s role in the Asian Century, cycling endlessly in my head. 347 more words

Australia

Billionaires of Beijing

Last December, the International Monetary Fund released the numbers that shook our perspective on the global economy. It was official: in terms of real purchasing power, China had usurped America’s seat on the throne to become the world’s leading economic player. 657 more words

Hillary Clinton

Generations

Generational warfare is a major part of politicized online discourse in the 21st century. ‘Baby Boomers’ accuse so-called ‘Millenials’ (a far better term than Generation Y) of being shallow, entitled, narcissistic, and fixated on their gadgets, while the latter riposte that the former are selfish, irresponsible, and (a nice touch this) narcissistic. 1,127 more words

History

Preliminary Announcement: China Road Conference 2016

Having completed a meeting with the Academy of Marxism here in Beijing (a subdivision of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences), I am pleased to provide the following preliminary announcement. 165 more words

Marxism