Xueren (English: The Scholar[1]) was an influential Chinese independent intellectual journal that ran from 1991 to 2000.[2] It was founded and edited by Chen Pingyuan, Wang Hui, and Wang Shouchang under the sponsorship of a Japanese foundation.[2] In order to work around censorship conditions in the Chinese publishing industry that make it more difficult for [...]


This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Nadeshiko. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. In Japanese, Nadeshiko 撫子 may refer to: Yamato nadeshiko, a Japanese term used to praise the unadorned, clean beauty of a Japanese woman (botany): [...]


Rusishvili (Georgian: რუსიშვილი) is a surname from Georgia, formerly of a noble family. The Rusishvili were a princely family, tavadi, in the eastern Georgian kingdom of Kakheti. A genealogical tradition enshrined in the writings of Prince Ioann of Georgia (1768–1830) traces the family’s ancestry to the late 12th century, making them descended from a Rus [...]

Petorca Province

Petorca Province Provincia de Petorca Province Seal Location in the Valparaíso Region Petorca Province Location in Chile Coordinates: 32°22′S 71°06′W / 32.367°S 71.100°W / -32.367; -71.100Coordinates: 32°22′S 71°06′W / 32.367°S 71.100°W / -32.367; -71.100 Country  Chile Region  Valparaíso Capital La Ligua Communes List of 5: La Ligua Cabildo Zapallar Papudo Petorca Government  • Type Provincial  • Governor [...]

Ricky Burdett

Richard Burdett CBE is professor of Urban Studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and the director of LSE Cities and the Urban Age project. His interests and activities focus on the interactions between the physical and social worlds of cities. Professor Burdett was the architectural adviser to the Mayor of [...]

Güvemözü, Gümüşhacıköy

Güvemözü Village Country  Turkey Province Amasya Province District Gümüşhacıköy Time zone EET (UTC+2)  • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3) Güvemözü is a village in the District of Gümüşhacıköy, Amasya Province, Turkey.[1] References[edit] ^ “Population of city, towns and villages – 2010”. Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 22 July 2012.  This geographical article about a location in Amasya Province, [...]

Jocko Willink

John “Jocko” Willink is an American podcaster and retired United States Navy SEAL, who received the Silver Star and Bronze Star for his actions in the Iraq War.[1] Willink was commander of SEAL Team Three’s Task Unit Bruiser during the 2006 Battle of Ramadi. Other notable members of Task Unit Bruiser were Michael Monsoor, Kevin [...]

N. D. Williams

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Cnesia Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta Order: Diptera Family: Simuliidae Subfamily: Simuliinae Tribe: Simuliini Genus: Cnesia Enderlein, 1934 Type species C. gynandrum (Edwards, 1931) Species See Text Cnesia is a genus of 4 species of black flies, They are distributed in Argentina and Chile.[1] Species[edit] C. dissimilis (Edwards, 1931) C. gynandrum (Edwards, [...]

Lady Triệu

Lady Trieu Native name Triệu Ẩu Born 225 Died 248 (aged 22–23) Lady Triệu (Vietnamese: Bà Triệu, Sino-Vietnamese: 趙嫗 Triệu Ẩu; 225–248) was a female warrior in 3rd century Vietnam who managed, for a time, to successfully resist the Chinese state of Eastern Wu during its occupation of Vietnam. She is also called Triệu Thị Trinh, [...]