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A Socio-pragmatic Interpretation of Cartoons as Visio-verbal Communication

In this paper, I view cartoons as discourse; that is, visio-verbal language in use. My conclusion is that cartoons communicate when the cartoonist’s presupposition is accurate.

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Go West: Bruce Lee Representations in Contemporary Hong Kong and China

This study examines cultural diplomacy in today's transnational world through analyzing the unique reinventions of Bruce Lee in mainland China and Hong Kong.

Published online: January 23, 2015

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Published online: January 23, 2015

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The International Journal of Communication and Linguistic Studies , Volume 12, Issue 3-4, January 2015

Published online: January 23, 2015

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Published online: January 23, 2015

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"When Grief Keeps Company": Poetic Language and Mourning the Mother in Sarah Maguire's "The Invisible Mender" and Lucie Brock-Broido's "Soul Keeping Company"

This paper considers the ways in which poetic language can enact the fundamental human experience of mourning, particularly as emblematised in the loss of the mother.

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Published online: January 20, 2015

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Feedback Practices in Interactive Classrooms: Creating a Learner-centered Classroom

A study was conducted to determine how a Feedback Evaluation Survey can help undergraduate instructors create an interactive classroom.

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Published online: January 20, 2015

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The Impact of Political Manipulation (Heresthetics) on Democracy in Turkey

This paper explores how political manipulation affects the democratic progress in Turkey and how political elites, political institutions, and the social environment are differentiated in the political process.

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Published online: January 16, 2015

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An Investment in Democracy and Economic Growth: Cooperatives and the Social Economy

Presenting evidence for the cooperative corporation model of social economic enterprise as the answer to stem the tide of economic breakdown and social capital dissociation.

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Published online: January 16, 2015

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Towards a Continuum Model: Securing Public Order and Safeguarding Human Rights in Postcolonial Hong Kong

In the context of postcolonial Hong Kong, we postulate a continuum model to argue that human rights and law enforcement are not binary but posited along a spectrum.

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The Social Distancing of Edwidge Danticat's "New York Day Women"

This paper examines the tenets of Homi Bhabha’s post-colonial theory of hybridity as it comes in and out of focus in Edwidge Danticat's short work "New York Day Women."

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Published online: January 16, 2015

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