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Chinese Cultural Nationalism and Southern Localism

Law Wing Sang

in Collaborative Colonial Power: The Making of the Hong Kong Chinese

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099296
eISBN:
9789882206755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099296.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter observes that in contrast to the one-China conception in dominance now, regionalism was a key theme of early Republican Chinese politics, as there was no stable central Chinese ... More


My House and Yours: Egyptian State Servants and the New Geography of Nationalism

Lisa Pollard

in Nurturing the Nation: The Family Politics of Modernizing, Colonizing, and Liberating Egypt, 1805-1923

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520240223
eISBN:
9780520937536
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240223.003.0002
Subject:
History, Middle East History

Travel literature is what Egyptian's state has produced through its mission to modernize and strengthen its institutions, and to create a new attitude toward the world outside of it. Through this ... More


The Role of Culture, Ideas, and Leadership

Marcin Piatkowski

in Europe's Growth Champion: Insights from the Economic Rise of Poland

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198789345
eISBN:
9780191831195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198789345.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International, Economic History

In this chapter I highlight the critical role of culture in the functioning of political and economic institutions in transition economies. People’s beliefs, stereotypes, mindsets, and unwritten ways ... More


Writing with Max Boisot

Marshall Meyer

in Knowledge, Organization, and Management: Building on the Work of Max Boisot

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199669165
eISBN:
9780191749346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669165.003.0014
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

This chapter reflects on Boisot and Meyer’s 2008 article on the internationalization of Chinese firms. The article argued that while received internationalization theory suggests that larger firms in ... More


The “Great Leap” in Early Greek Politics and Political Thought: A Comparative Perspective

Kurt A. Raaflaub

in How to Do Things with History: New Approaches to Ancient Greece

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190649890
eISBN:
9780190649913
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190649890.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE

In this chapter Raaflaub argues that political patterns affecting communal thought, life, and institutions, and widely shared by Greeks and Near Eastern societies, are still visible in the Homeric ... More


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