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Law, the Ainu, and changing perceptions
15-January-2017

This is Part I of an article about Hokkaido University’s Center for Ainu and Indigenous Studies, the only national institution in Japan that studies the Ainu of Japan and other indigenous peoples around the world.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Taj Mahal study examines particulate problems in Agra
7-October-2016

International collaboration compares the impact of dung cake burning versus the burning of municipal solid waste on browning of world heritage monument and on the health of people living nearby.

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Contact: Alison Hadley Institution: IOP Publishing
 
Balancing the Sacred and the Secular
26-September-2016

Researchers from Singapore Management University, widely regarded as one of the world’s leading social and cultural geographers, study the complexities that surround a society’s religious spaces and practices.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
 
How the media portrayed the Taliban’s attack on Malala
24-September-2016

After the Taliban attempted to assassinate Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani newspapers used common language to describe the attack, which suggests the media has influence in changing social perceptions of the group, according to research published in the Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (JSSH).

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Sick street dogs failed by medical donations
5-September-2016

The diseases affecting street dogs are badly understood, resulting in wasteful medication of dog populations in Nepal, according to a study.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
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