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The Eastern Origins of Western Civilisation
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: John M. Hobson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-06-03 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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Western Civilization and the Academy
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: Bradley C. S. Watson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-03 - Publisher: Lexington Books

This is a go-to volume for all those who seek to address the nature of Western civilization and its enduring significance in American education, especially high
The Uniqueness of Western Civilization
Language: en
Pages: 539
Authors: Ricardo Duchesne
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-07 - Publisher: BRILL

After challenging the multicultural effort to “provincialize” the history of Western civilization, this book argues that the roots of the West’s exception
Escaping poverty
Language: en
Pages: 516
Authors: Peer Vries
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-23 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

One of the biggest debates in economic history deals with the Great Divergence. How can we explain that at a certain moment in time (the eighteenth and nineteen
International Law and Boundary Disputes in Africa
Language: en
Pages: 428
Authors: Gbenga Oduntan
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Africa has experienced a number of territorial disputes over land and maritime boundaries, due in part to its colonial and post-colonial history. This book expl
The Role of the Arab-Islamic World in the Rise of the West
Language: en
Pages: 241
Authors: Nayef R.F. Al-Rodhan
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-21 - Publisher: Springer

This book takes a fascinating look at the role of the Arab-Islamic world in the rise of the West. It examines the cultural transmission of ideas and institution
Reconciling State, Market and Civil Society in China
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: Paolo Urio
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge

This book presents a balanced picture of the Chinese reform process, analysing the economic, social, environmental, legal, political & cultural aspects of the p
Post-Western World
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Oliver Stuenkel
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-22 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

With the United States' superpower status rivalled by a rising China and emerging powers like India and Brazil playing a growing role in international affairs,
Sustainable History and Human Dignity
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Nayef Al-Rodhan
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-27 - Publisher: ISD LLC

Sustainable History and the Dignity of Man is a new philosophy of history. This volume outlines how sustainable history is propelled by good governance, which b
Libraries, Archives, and Museums
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: Suzanne M. Stauffer
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-17 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

The work provides a thorough background for students and professionals in the fields of library, archives, and museum resource management, preservation, and adm