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The Coach in Asian Society: Impact of social hierarchy on the coaching relationship

The Coach in Asian Society: Impact of social hierarchy on the coaching relationship

Written by Jaroslava Kubátová The Coach in Asian Society: Impact of social hierarchy on the coaching relationship. Lina Nangalia, Ajay Nangalia. International Journal of Evidence Based Coaching and Mentoring, Vol. 8, No. 1, February 2010, pp 51-66. Available online at http://ijebcm.brookes.ac.uk/documents/vol08issue1-paper-03.pdf Coaching is...

Martin Lavicka08 Nov 2014Leave a comment

The Success Frame and Achievement Paradox: The Costs and Consequences for Asian Americans

The Success Frame and Achievement Paradox: The Costs and Consequences for Asian Americans

Written by Jaroslava Kubátová The Success Frame and Achievement Paradox: The Costs and Consequences for Asian Americans. By Jennifer Lee, Min Zhou. Race and Social Problems, March 2014, Volume 6, Issue 1 pp 38-55. DOI 10.1007/s12552-014-9112-7 This study deals with the fact that children of Asian immigrants often achieve great academic and...

Martin Lavicka05 Nov 2014Leave a comment

Digital Sinology and Taiwan Studies Workshop, October 2014: Photo Gallery

Digital Sinology and Taiwan Studies Workshop, October 2014: Photo Gallery

Below please find some of the pictures taken during the Digital Sinology and Taiwan Studies Workshop, which was organized by the project CHINET together with the  Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of...

Martin Lavicka03 Nov 2014Leave a comment

Chinese Influence on the formation of Shintō. Some Remarks on Breen and Teeuwen’s A New History of Shinto

Chinese Influence on the formation of Shintō. Some Remarks on Breen and Teeuwen’s A New History of Shinto

Written by Jakub Havlíček A New History of Shinto (Blackwell Brief Histories of Religion Series). By John Breen and Mark Teeuwen. Malden, Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010. x + 264 pages. ISBN 978-1-4051-5516-8. Recent scholarly writings on the religions in Japan often re-examine and critically re-evaluate the older and still well-established...

Martin Lavicka31 Oct 2014Leave a comment

Fall 2014 lectures and seminars

Fall 2014 lectures and seminars

October 1, 2014, 15:30 – 16:30 Možnosti studijních pobytů v ČLR a na Taiwanu (in Czech) Mgr. Michaela Zahradníková venue: room SV-3.45 (tř. Svobody 26, Olomouc) download leaflet October 8, 2014, 15:00 – 16:30 Úvod do kvantitativní lingvistiky s příkladem jejího aplikování v praxi (in Czech) Mgr. Lenka Matoušková a Mgr....

Martin Lavicka10 Oct 2014Leave a comment

Digital Sinology and Taiwan Studies Workshop

Digital Sinology and Taiwan Studies Workshop

Dates: October 23-24, 2014 Worskhop language: English Organizers: Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences & EU project CHINET, reg. no.: CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0152, Department of Asian Studies, Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic Workshop venue: Imperial Hall (Císařský salónek), Karolinum, Charles University, Ovocný trh 3,...

Martin Lavicka03 Oct 2014Leave a comment

EAAA Conference Photo Gallery

EAAA Conference Photo Gallery

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Women Writers in Postsocialist China

Women Writers in Postsocialist China

Written by Kamila Hladíková Schaffer, Kay and Song, Xianlin. Women Writers in Postsocialist China. London, New York: Routledge, 2014. 191 pp.; ISBN: 9780415682749; 155 USD (hardback) Since the early 1980s, when the first works of feminized writings by Chinese women writers started to appear in the post-Cultural Revolution PRC, this kind of...

Martin Lavicka29 Sep 2014Leave a comment

Reading the “Masters”: Contexts, Textual Structures, and Hermeneutic Strategies, September 2014: Photo Gallery

Reading the “Masters”: Contexts, Textual Structures, and Hermeneutic Strategies, September 2014: Photo Gallery

Below please find some of the pictures taken during the Conference Reading the “Masters”: Contexts, Textual Structures, and Hermeneutic Strategies. Many interesting scholars attended this conference, among them: Attilio Andreini, Ca’Foscari University, Italy Scott Cook, Yale-NUS College, Singapore Carine Defoort, KU Leuven,...

Martin Lavicka26 Sep 2014Leave a comment

Workshop: Approaching and Studying Chinese Art - My Own Experience

Workshop: Approaching and Studying Chinese Art – My Own Experience

Approaching and Studying Chinese Art – My Own Experience (接觸和學習中國美術—我的個人經歷) Dates: Friday September 26, 2014 (14:30–16:30) Venue: Corpus Christi Chapel, Art Centre, Faculty of Arts, Univerzitní 3, Olomouc Languages: Chinese & English Registration fee: free of charge Organizer: EU project CHINET, reg....

Martin Lavicka17 Sep 2014Leave a comment

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Yes, this was an interesting study by Chang and Lu of bilingualism and perceptions of the ...

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