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Occident

1. the countries of Europe and America
2. the western hemisphere
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Depuis le poeme de Hrotsvita de Gandersheim dedie a Cordoue au temps de sa gloire intitule : [beaucoup moins que]L'eclatante parure du monde[beaucoup plus grand que] ( titre repris par le best seller americain de Maria Rosa Menocal "Ornament of the Word"), une none donc gothique de l'epoque d' Otton le grand, en passant par Frederic 2 de Hohenstoffen jusqu'a Goethe et le Classicisme de Weimar un dialogue fascinant s'est poursuivi entre Orient et Occident ou la spiritualite et le Soufisme avait, et a encore comme on le voit aujourd'hui , une tres grande part.
Said's application of Foucault's theory of discourse to Orientalism indicates that Said does not view Orientalism as a simple system of lies created by the Occident about the Orient.
A back and forth from Occident to 'Orient', along with an insistent questioning of these categories, provides the momentum for his creations.
Psychology research in other cultures as formulated in the West typically neglects the symbolic resources of the other culture in favor of the assumptions, procedures, and terminology of the Occident, thus forming a chasm between lived cultural experience and disciplinary explanation.
Reflation, as this publication was not the first to perceive, is sometimes more easily said than done-in the Occident, at least.
Le Forum social mondial (FSM), reunion annuelle d'alter-mondialistes se tient a Tunis de mardi a samedi pour se pencher sur les problemes sociaux-economiques a l'origine des revolutions arabes, mais aussi sur la contestation en Occident face a la crise et l'austerite.
As we all know, there are lots of differences between East Asian font and Occident font.
It requires, at least at the paradigm formation level, an in-depth knowledge of both the occident and the orient, something that, as we see with current discourses in the field of Islamic banking, is difficult to find.
1) Mutual Assured Destruction 2) Franklin Delano Roosevelt 3) 1649 4) Mathieson 5) Clifford T Ward 6) Occident 7) China 8) Declan McManus 9) Batman 10) Forrest Gump, Philadelphia
It has provided the Occident with the political and military condition and rationale to dominate, to rule and to reconstruct the orient.
The use of herbs in the treatment of illness has as long a tradition in the Occident, just as it has in Asia.
Son maitre d'oeuvre, Shenwen Li, a redige une introduction generale afin de donner un apercu de l'histoire de ces relations pour ensuite presenter les trois parties de l'ouvrage : la representation de la Chine en Occident (13-158) ; le christianisme et les activites missionnaires en Chine (161-391); et les contacts commerciaux, politiques et culturels (395-468).