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Author: Kevin L. Pollpeter
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: military, relationship, assessing, management, security, china
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0833035363
ISBN-13: 9780833035363

Restrictions on military-to-military relations with China imposed in 2001 stirred a debate about the value of those activities and their place in the overall U.S.-China relationship. This report examines the debate on security cooperation between the two countries and finds that there is value in the relationship, despite its problems. The debate centers around four major issues of contention: the potential risk to U.S. national security of military relations with China, the potential benefits of the relationship to the United States, whether the United States can expect to influence China thr

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: tourism, culture, impact
Number of Pages: 156
Published: 2008-12-16
ISBN-10: 9264040730
ISBN-13: 9789264040731

The Impact of Culture on Tourism examines the growing relationship between tourism and culture, and the way in which they have together become major drivers of destination attractiveness and competitiveness. Based on recent case studies that illustrate the different facets of the relationship between tourism, culture and regional attractiveness, and the policy interventions which can be taken to enhance the relationship, this publication shows how a strong link between tourism and culture can be fostered to help places become more attractive to tourists, as well as increasing their competi

Author: Touqir Hussain
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: terrorism, war, engagement, pakistan
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2009-01
ISBN-10: 1437904254
ISBN-13: 9781437904253

While the war on terrorism may have provided the rationale for the latest U.S. engagement with Pakistan, the present relationship between the U.S. and Pakistan is at the crossroads of many other issues, such as Pakistanżs own reform efforts, Americażs evolving strategic relationship with South Asia, democracy in the Muslim world, and the dual problems of religious extremism and nuclear proliferation. This report examines the history and present state of U.S.-Pakistan relations, addresses the key challenges the two countries face, and concludes with specific policy recommendations for ensurin

Author: Adolph Caso
Publisher: Branden Books
Keywords: italian, one, letters, phonemes, sounds, graphemes, relationship, dictionary, proposed, kso, english
Number of Pages: 533
Published: 2004-05-18
ISBN-10: 0828320829
ISBN-13: 9780828320825

This is a phonemic dictionary which attempts to establish a one-to-one relationship between letters and sound for the entire Italian language, to make it consistant in its spelling and pronunciation.

Author: Irene Elizabeth
Publisher: Irene Elizabeth
Keywords: romantic, adventure, true, story, virtual, cultural, relationships, trans, continental, cross, cyber
Number of Pages: 20
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 0980431700
ISBN-13: 9780980431704

"A relationship that started on the internet. The first 2/3 of the book tell the story of the relationship over a period of 7 years and the last 1/3 digresses on relationships in general."--Provided by publisher.

Authors: Christopher Hanks, Elliot Axelband, Shuna Lindsay
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: reform, acquisition, military, reexamining
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 0833037072
ISBN-13: 9780833037077

In the Department of Defense, 63 distinct acquisition reform (AR) initiatives were undertaken in the 1989-2002 period. This monograph classifies the initiatives according to various criteria: basic AR theme; relationship to acquisition functions; Army recognition; coverage in the DoD 5000 series; relationship to Under Secretary Aldridge

Author: Greg Richards
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: tourism, culture, impact
Number of Pages: 160
Published: 2009-01-01
ISBN-10: 9264056483
ISBN-13: 9789264056480

Cultural tourism is one of the largest and fastest-growing global tourism markets. Culture and creative industries are increasingly being used to promote destinations and enhance their competitiveness and attractiveness. Many locations are now actively developing their tangible and intangible cultural assets as a means of developing comparative advantages in an increasingly competitive tourism marketplace, and to create local distinctiveness in the face of globalisation. The Impact of Culture on Tourism examines the growing relationship between tourism and culture, and the way in which they ha
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