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Solimine, "If you build it...: A "different story" of the re-emergence of baseball in China, the people who play it, and why," 2006

in China speaks to a unique set of social, political and economic mores---a ... an estimated 156,000 people played baseball in China (Washburn, "In Search of Baseball's Yao Ming")---up from 10,000 in 2001 (Coffey, "Fine China ...

Shitayashiki, "How China's economic reform changed domestic circumstances for exports during the 1980s," 1998

August 24, 2009 Kaori Shitaayashiki, M.A Abstract (Summary) China's exports increased tenfold in ten years during the 1980s owing ... Economics ...

Schwartz, "China's periphery in perspective: A comparative look at the Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture and Shenzhen Special Economic Zone," 2004

The Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture and the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone ... by cultural and economic metropoles on the other side. And most importantly, ... are representative of a larger phenomenon in China where actors, practices and policies ...

Chu, "Impacts of the turnover and Asian financial crisis on Hong Kong's economy," 2000

August 24, 2009 Mankai Chu, M.A. Abstract (Summary) This paper ... importantly, it raises an issue in economic studies, expectation's role in these events, the turnover and the financial crisis. This paper suggests that many ...

Yim, "An overview of public relations in Hong Kong and its political, economic and cultural context," 2002

August 24, 2009 Yeung Iris Yim, M.A. Abstract (Summary) The purpose of this thesis is to help would-be practitioners as well as those who are based outside Hong Kong but represent firms doing business in China to better ...

Liao, "Endometrial cancer in Asian migrants to the United States and their descendants," 2000

in US-born White females. Incident endometrial cancer cases were ascertained ... were particularly low (relative to US White women, RR (relative rate) in China-born = 0.55, RR in Japan-born = 0.33). The corresponding RRs in Chinese ...

Ho, "The role of women's empowerment in challenging women's HIV/AIDS vulnerability. A case of Yunnan women," 2003

This paper investigates women's HIV/AIDS vulnerability factors ... threat of women's HIV/AIDS infections in Yunnan, China. This need ... psychological, cognitive, economic, and political empowerment approaches ...

Chu, "Sixth Generation films and national allegory," 2005

The paper first tries to introduce the different definitions of the Sixth Generation and provide a general socio-political background of China. Second, ... national allegory. The last part of the paper is devoted to an examination ...

Shi, "Gender-biased education investment intention among Chinese rural parents: A glimpse into the intra-household resource allocation process," 1997

in 1991 in China, this paper was focused on the intra-household resource ... capital investment, the paper aimed to assess whether this distribution is contingent upon the gender of a given child. This paper found that traditional ...

Hunter, "From denationalization to patriotic leadership: Chinese Christian colleges, 1920s--1930s," 2001

This paper looks at student activism and student nationalism at Christian colleges in China during the 1920s and 1930s. By concentrating ... institutions. This paper examines these changes and argues that by the 1930s ...

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