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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1078105
Description: Fireworks (hanabi) were originally displayed on the Sumida River in 1733 as a memorial service for the victims of starvation due to crop failures and plague, and an epidemic of cholera. The fireworks ... More
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Authors: Ye, Xiaoqing
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1078112
Description: 10 page(s)
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Authors: Dynon, Nicholas
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/214393
Description: 27 page(s)
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Authors: Tsukada, Kimiko
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/21317
Description: This study investigated acoustic-phonetic characteristics of English vowels (four monophthongs /I A U V/ and two diphthongs /ei οu/) spoken by native speakers of Australian English (AusE, n = 6) and T ... More
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Authors: Bryce, Mio
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/69155
Description: Who am I? Is there anyone who loves me as I am? A quest for ‘individual identity’ is a major topic in manga (and anime) texts, which combine visual art forms with strong narrative-driven structures th ... More
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Authors: Bryce, Mio
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/76109
Description: 18 page(s)
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/171100
Description: The discourse of mass media is considered as a site of power, a site of social struggle and a site where language is apparently transparent. Media institutions usually ‘naturalize’ things and disguise ... More
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Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 200300 Language Studies
Language: tha
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/88047
Description: 24 page(s)
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Authors: Chang, Anita
Date: 2008
Language: chi
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/81697
Description: Allegory of a yellow flower (Asian race), a white flower (Caucasian race) and a black flower harmoniously dance together after a tempest. Advocating peace and global harmony.
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Authors: Katayama, Hanae
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1077820
Description: This paper explores the history and humor of manzai, or contemporary Japanese stand-up comedy. It will highlight a particular characteristic of manzai, which is the strong tradition of dialogue in per ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/78027
Description: A huge, powerful dragon falls in love with a chatty donkey, romantically pursues him, and the pair are finally married in Shrek and have babies in Shrek 3. What does their happy marriage embody? Does ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1077821
Description: In 1895, the Chūō Shinbun serialised Sashimonoshi Meijin Chōji (Master Cabinetmaker Chōji) by noted oral storyteller (rakugoka) Sanyūtei Enchō. Adapted from de Maupassant's Un Parracide, it tells of C ... More
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Authors: Bryce, Mio
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/75888
Description: The deeply intertwined dichotomy of black/evilness and white/goodness continues to have profound influences on people’s perspectives of others, often causing tangible and intangible pains to individua ... More
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 200300 Language Studies
Language: jpn
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/84278
Description: 16 page(s)
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: music | philosophy | Qing
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/32729
Description: The article concentrates on the criticism of the Chinese Qing dynasty's national anthem's musical score made by a prominent court musician, Cao Xinquan. The traditional Confucian view of music based u ... More
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