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(Days Twenty-one through Twenty-five) Mumford Country

Lewis Mumford, born in 1895, is a hero. He died in 1990 in a little house in Amenia, New York–a home that, for no good reason–is not an historic landmark today.  826 more words

Walking

Ultranationalism: what does it really mean?

It has been observed that the term ultranationalism has become a pejorative description for nationalists who display an extreme fervor to or advocacy of the interests of their country. 539 more words

Nationalism

Huck Finn: Local Color in action

Without a doubt, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain is a brilliant example of regionalism.  One of the characteristics of regionalism is a focus on dialect and unique features of a specific region.  692 more words

Academic Writing

Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer: Binary Opposition and Paradox

Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer: Binary Opposition and Paradox

Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is often criticized for what is perceived as an inconsistent or possibly evasive ending.  5,247 more words

Fiction

Northeast Asia’s Stunted Regionalism: Bilateral Distrust in the Shadow of Globalization

This video features Gilbert Rozman’s book launching of the title “Northeast Asia’s Stunted Regionalism: Bilateral Distrust in the Shadow of Globalization”

Rozman in his book has given a comprehensive study of limitations of the development of a Northeast Asian regional identity. 182 more words

East Asia

Fresh talks on Free Trade Agreement

As recently reported by CCTV news last January, China, Japan, and South Korea just had their 6th round of talks on a trilateral free trade agreement (FTA). 53 more words

East Asia

3 Developments in the field of political economy that will shape the international relations of East Asia

Mr. Heijimans in his article in the International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) newsletter has explicitly pointed out that despite the economic success and attractiveness of East Asia (Northeast and Southeast), there is still a much debated loose political integration. 1,015 more words

East Asia