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Occident

1. the countries of Europe and America
2. the western hemisphere
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Cedric Barra from Occident Group AG explains We are glad to take part in this financing round and are excited to accompany Implandata and its highly motivated team of experts in the future.
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.
Everything for all the tastes, you can enjoy on Cyprus and all these aspects form a multicultural place, where Occident meets Orient, Europe meets Africa and Asia.
Even in terms of beauty queens, nationalist Philippine history records only Villanueva as the first Carnival Queen when actually they were two: the Queen of the Occident, Marjorie Colton, a sister of the customs collector; and the Queen of the Orient, Villanueva.
an economy of resistance .an example to many countries that are unwilling to bend to the neo liberal dictates of the Occident '(Peter Koenig).It would have been anathema to RW's extended loyalties to admit this.
Selon le prefacier, [beaucoup moins que] ces femmes et hommes de lettres, auxquels il faudrait ajouter quelques jeunes ecrivains, font montre aujourd'hui d'une grande creativite romanesque qui, ajoute-t-il, leur a ouvert grande la voie du succes, que ce soit en Occident ou en Orient [beaucoup plus grand que].
In sections on discipline and critique, charting the comparative space, and comparing human rights narratives, he covers comparative law as discipline, critique and comparison, navigating the mainstreams, orientalizing comparative law's occident, Muslim veilings: critique of a comparative discourse, human rights and narratives of justifications, the discourse about "access to justice," and thick comparison.
The book views the geographic area as a land bridge connecting the Occident to the Orient, its history a melting pot of various cultures and waxing/waning cities.
It will be asserted that Teddy's hybridity helps to create a literary space that functions as criticism against chauvinism in post-war America, in which a hegemonic binary opposition between "the Occident" and "the Orient" was predominant.
Also scheduled to speak is curator Catherine David, most recently associated with Paris' Pompidou Center, who will share her thoughts on "Contemporary Art between Occident and Orient."
BERLIN, Oct 19 (KUNA) -- German Interior Ministry spokesman said Monday the country's security services keep "a close watch" on the activities of the anti-Islam movements such as the far-right Patriotic Europeans against the Islamization of the Occident (PEGIDA).