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Hybrid

A package of two or more different kinds of risk management instruments that are usually interactive.
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The concept of hybridity has been closely connected to post-colonialism and multicultural awareness as well as an effort to remove the negative connotations from terms such as hybrid, bastard or mongrel and infuse it with more positive potentials and valuable productivity.
Her study aims at comparing the signs of hybridity in immigration literature and its Persian translation to discover if the translator saved the elements of hybridity in translation and his ideology had any effects on dehybridizing the text (208).
To structure the argument, I begin with a brief review of the literature on the transnational reception of K-pop, hybridity, and White reception of non-White texts, and then I turn to the analysis of the reaction videos, examining the YouTubers' emotional investments and gender differences in reception.
Cultural hybridity, on the other hand, "refers to the cultural practice of combining and assigning new meanings to previously separate beliefs, practices, or ideas" (Howell and Paris, Introducing Cultural Anthropology 213), which habitually creates a strong link between hybridity and culture.
In the first chapter of his essay on "symmetrical anthropology," Nous n'avons jamais ete modernes, Bruno Latour goes through a long list of news items and reads in them the hybridity of the world as it presents itself to contemporary knowledge.
Despite the difficulty in the reconciliation between cultures, Heat and Dust proposes the creation of a hybrid space via Anne's quest for hybridity and pregnancy.
Surely, there were no chain-link fences at the Villa dei Papiri, but its use here draws attention, like the gender-bending discussed above, to the hybridity of this production and of the place where it is staged.
The editors explore a world of hybridity in which Normans relinquished their Norman nature to allow themselves to adopt the traditions and heritage of other cultures.
He outlines the process by which the idea of Metis hybridity became so entrenched by concentrating not only on its historical origins with the Canadian colonial government, but in the manner in which it continues to be reinforced today through the influence of the Canadian court system and the census.
This article uses the diaspora and transnationalism theory and the hybridity as a creolisation theory as critical lenses for the exploration of Afropolitanism in Ghana must go (2013).
Recently, many respected scholars all around the world have pointed out the importance of hybridity notion (i.
Thus, through a focus on liminality and hybridity, the 2015 SSAWW conference hopes to present the varied ways that women, as critics, dramatists, educators, essayists, journalists, oral storytellers, poets, novelists, short-story writers, and practitioners of both older and emerging forms, invent and reinvent the American literary and cultural landscape.