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By S. Grovogui

ISBN-10: 1403972540

ISBN-13: 9781403972545

This ebook re-evaluates 'international wisdom' in gentle of modern scholarship within the fields of hermeneutics, ethnography, and historiography concerning the 'non-West', the previous, and the current of foreign society. It bargains a view of the current within the type of a critique of Euro-centrism and occidentalist perspectives of the postwar order.

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A French 24 researcher claims that “excess fertility of immigrants compared with women born in France” is only half a child per female on average, taking into account the drop in fertility after immigrants settle in France. And Pakistani fertility survives emigration to Britain. More than half of new births will come from immigrant mothers, and it is not known how many of the remaining births will come from second-generation immigrants. It appears that Muslim immigrant 26 fertility will make Britain the most populous European country by 2050.

Droughts) and external shocks. , Finland, or Israel. Of course, its GDP is far lower, so absolute education expenditures are lower as well. About 30 percent of secondary school graduates go onto university although 60 percent of them fail exams. The trouble is that their diplomas are largely worthless. Like most developing countries, Tunisia teems with diploma mills that issue worthless degrees to half-trained graduates. Even in India and China, the majority of engineering graduates do not meet international standards—although the elite universities in those countries do produce a huge number of first-rate engineers.

The French sold their women to the German occupiers in 1940, and the Germans and Japanese sold their women to the Americans after World War II. That helps explain why Ukraine has the world’s fastest rate of population decline. And prostitution has become a career of choice among educated Iranian women. On February 3, 2009, the Austrian daily Der Standard published the results of two investigations conducted by the Tehran police but suppressed by the Iranian media. “The study was assigned to the Tehran Police Department and the Ministry of Health, and when the results were tabulated in early January no local newspaper dared to so much as mention them”: Eighty percent of the Tehran sex workers maintained that they pursue this career voluntarily and temporarily.

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