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east asian carpentry

March 10, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

carpentry 2004 For traditional Japanese carpentry the most typical are buildings of wood with massive roofs and relatively weak walls . It is not surprising if to take into account that Japanese climate is mild and heavy rains are very often . Besides , Japanese carpenters had always to be aware of earthquakes danger . …

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“Comparing China with India, what were the factors which led to Chinese politica

March 9, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

The earliest civilizations around the world connected to the biggest Asian countries – India and China . Chinese civilization on the southern bend of the Yellow River began around 4000 BC . It was Neolithic civilization . Ancient Indian civilization flourished around 2 ,500 B .C in the valley of the Indus River . Thus …

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Is meaning culturally constructed or is it something which exists in a universal

March 8, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

Is meaning culturally constructed or is it something which exists in a universe 2004 Culture can be called denomination of specific class of phenomena , which are peculiar only to a human being , and which can be called symbolic . Symbol is an object or event the meaning of some symbol determines a person …

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the meaning of Hindu caste system

March 5, 2016 | Author: | Posted in asian studies, history

.4 .5 .3 .Meaning of Hindu saste sustem I would like to start bu sauing that the word saste somes from the Portuguese `sasta ‘ that means a bread , lineage or rase , uet most often Saste relates to the Hindu sosial division . One should remember that the anthropologists do use the term …

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