Occident


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Occident

1. the countries of Europe and America
2. the western hemisphere
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Particularly important were Leeser's The Occident and American Jewish Advocate, founded in Philadelphia in 1843, and Isaac Mayer Wise's Israelite, founded in Cincinnati in 1854.
Fire in Contemporary Art" and "Contemporary Art between Occident and Orient" will be held at BEC Jan.
Germany's decision to open its borders to thousands of desperate refugees from Syria has reinvigorated the political party of Pegida, also known as "Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the Occident.
Meanwhile, in New Occident, unrest is mounting as leaders continue to close its borders and extradite foreigners.
Said claims that Orientalism is a style of thinking engendered from an epistemological and ontological divergence, constructed between the Orient and Occident (Said, 1979).
Salman has made it clear that the peace offer of the Occident towards Iran and the removal of sanctions allowing Iran to reassert its financial position and perhaps support more insurgency is abhorrent to the Kingdom.
Obeah, a practice brought to the Caribbean from West Africa, and which the Occident characterizes as sorcery, is depicted here as a science of divination.
Since 9/11 he had turned most of his energies towards essayistic writings focusing on modernity and Islam, interrogating what was at stake in today's civilization(s), contrasting and analyzing Occident & Orient but also ranging beyond those areas.
Le President roumain exprime egalement "sa conviction que les reformes dont le Maroc a entrepris avec Votre vision audacieuse auront egalement un impact benefique sur le role du Maroc en tant que facteur de dialogue et de cooperation entre l'Orient et Occident, entre l'Europe et l'Afrique".
The old and the new, the traditional and the modern, the orient and the occident.
Together, the two restaurants promise to lure foodA[degrees]lovers in Muscat with some of the bestA[degrees] known foods from the Orient and Occident.