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  • Repatriation Is The Process Of Returning Back Home From The Expatriate Assignment

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    CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION Introduction to the Problem Repatriation is the process of returning back home from the expatriate assignment. It has been noted that middle level managers who have completed their expatriate assignment and are returning to their home countries have opted to leave their mother companies due to a failure to readjusted and reintegrate. This has led to the high turnover middle managers that are repatriating to the United States. The United States of America has the majority

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    Discuss the role of reverse culture shock in the repatriation process. What can companies do to avoid this problem? What kinds of skills do managers learn from a foreign assignment, and how can the company benefit from them? The excitement of returning home after several years on an overseas assignment is sometimes frustrated by the unexpected nature of what awaits expatriates and their families: reverse culture shock. The difficulties of reintegration into the person 's native culture are usually

  • The Declaration Of Universal Museums

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    In December 2002, the directors of 18 museums located throughout Europe and the United States issued the Declaration of the Importance and Value of Universal Museums. The declaration is an attempt, by the directors of major Western museums, to defend against demands for restitution of museum objects by defining themselves as “universal museums” which are of value to all of humanity. This document fails as a convincing defence against restitution claims for several reasons. First, it dismisses circumstances

  • Monsanto's Repatriation

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    Monsanto’s Repatriation Program Overview of Monsanto Monsanto is a multinational agricultural biotechnology company headquartered in Creve Coeur, Missouri. It was founded in 1901 in nearby St. Louis by John Francis Queeney and named after his wife’s maiden name. It is the world’s largest producer of the herbicide glyphosate which is found in “Roundup” and other similar pesticide products. Monsanto is also the second largest producer of genetically engineered seeds and provides nearly half of

  • Kennewick Man and the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA)

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    American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA)’s ability to balance tribal, museum, and archaeological interest in ancient human remains. Kennewick Man was found on July 28, 1996 below Lake Wallula, a section of the Columbia River, in Washington. As the owners of the land, the US Army Corps of Engineers (COE) had initial control of the remains. In early inspections Kennewick man was thought to be an early European settler because of the

  • Essay On Mexican Repatriation

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    illegal aliens. The U.S. Government and migration agencies, however, tends to rely on a method considered cruel by but necessary by many. Repatriation refers to the act of sending or bringing an individual or group of people back to their country of birth. The act could be voluntary or lawfully forced depending on the legal standpoint of an individual. The word repatriation does not apply as much in the modern language usage. The term has been substituted for a word

  • Repatriation In The Parthenon Marbles

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    of these art pieces have been acquired through donations from private collectors or are bought by the museums themselves (‘Collections Management Policy’). With vast amounts of ancient artworks inhabiting these museums, the issue of repatriation comes up. Repatriation is the return of artwork the country in which they originate from. Many nations and cultural groups wish to regain art which they deem important to their cultural heritage which gives them a sense of nationalism. Ancient art has been

  • Museum Repatriation : The Egyptian Revolution

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    Museum Repatriation In 2011, the Egyptian Revolution sparked not only dramatic social and political changes in Egypt, but also drastic changes around the world. For years the former Minister of State for Antiquities Affairs, Zahi Hawass, unapologetically demanded the return of some of Ancient Egypt’s most valuable treasures including: the Rosetta Stone, the Statue of Hatshepsut, the Luxor Obelisk, the Zodiac Ceiling and Nefertiti’s Bust. He went as far as to formally demand them back and label

  • Pros And Cons Of Museum Repatriation Controversy

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    Museum Repatriation Controversy Museums are in a showdown with other countries over art, artifacts, and even culture. They are fighting over repatriation,the return of artifacts and other antiquities. One expert explains, “There are those in favor of repatriation who say it is unethical to keep these artifacts. Others contend that such artifacts should remain in museums because they are part of a universal human history”(Art and Cultural Repatriation). Having better more fair laws on cultural property

  • Repatriation For Refugees From The United States

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    that grants a limited number of refugees who are unable to return home or stay in a host country. Very little of the refugees who have the opportunity of resettlement, there are three internationally accepted solutions for refugees: • Voluntary repatriation - Refugees return to their country of nationality when conditions have changed that allows them to return safety. • Local integration - Local settlement and integration of refugees in their country of first asylum upon receiving agreement from