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Not rights but duties

Writing in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung last week, Asia commentator Urs Schöttli talked about a theme that has preoccupied him for many years: the primacy of duties over rights in the Asian value system. 367 more words

Asia

Cal State Sacramento Job Ad: Intercultural/International Communication

Tenure Track Instructional Faculty – Communication Studies
(Intercultural/International) at California State University, Sacramento

California State University, Sacramento, seeks applications for a specialist in Intercultural Communication for a tenure-track appointment as an assistant professor to start in the Fall 2017 semester. 255 more words

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造 [zào]

造 v. To know, know of. This Internet slang term is a funny variation of 知道 . They sound similar especially when you say the original word very fast. 21 more words

Lifestyle

Linguistic Stir Fry

Every Saturday I buy fruit and eat some while walking around. People notice me, the foreigner, so I give them a nod and begin what has come to be a standard conversation here in small-town China, 832 more words

China

Churchill, MB

Image credit: Ansgar Walk, “Bärenmutter & Junges 3 2004-11-17” November 17, 2004, via Wikimedia Commons, (CC BY-SA 3.0).

Did you know that people who live in Churchill, MB, Canada leave their vehicles and homes unlocked? 63 more words

Intercultural Communication

Patriotism: Celebrating Diversity

In place of a written post this week, I’m deciding to share this great campaign by the Ad Council, a campaign they ran for U.S. 29 more words

Intercultural Communication