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Google labs: cosmopolitanism vs. nationalism

Books Ngram Viewer Graph these case-sensitive comma-separated phrases: between and from the corpus American English British English Chinese (simplified) English English Fiction English One Million French German Russian Spanish with smoothing of 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 … Continue reading

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Apply to the European University Institute Doctoral Programme

Every year, 160 research grants are awarded by the EU Member States and other European national authorities to successful candidates. The deadline is 30 January 2010. More information here: http://www.eui.eu/ProgrammesandFellowships/DoctoralProgramme/Index.aspx Why Choose the EUI The European University Institute (EUI) in Florence offers one of the … Continue reading

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Link to RSF’s advice for foreign journalists covering human rights situation during Beijing Games

So it seems that the next Olympic games will be a tremendous communication-information-sign-warfare. In this communication battle that history showed totalitarian regimes always win — although they do not win the war — democratic countries are most probably going to … Continue reading

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