In February 2016, I arrived in Osaka, Japan to conduct a year-long field study at karaoke classrooms and karaoke kissas.
China’s Belt and Road Initiative is one of President Xi’s most ambitious foreign and economic policies. It aims to strengthen Beijing’s economic leadership through a vast program of infrastructure building throughout China’s neighbouring regions.
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How can we bring politics back to life in the age of Trump, Putin, Brexit and post-truth?
The conference is the culmination of the ARC Laureate Project Informal Life Politics in Northeast Asia: New Perspectives on Social Transitions from Cold War to Post Cold War, conducted
Xinjiang is an autonomous region located in northwestern China. It is home to 47 ethnic groups. Uyghur is the largest ethnic group, followed by Han, China’s dominant ethnic group. Mandarin Chinese and Uyghur are the most commonly used languages in social and educational domains.
The purpose of this study is to contribute to the ongoing debate of the Interface Hypothesis (Sorace and Filiaci, 2006) by using L1 English speakers’ acquisition of Japanese particles wa and ga as an evidence.