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The Eastern Origins of Western Civilisation
Language: en
Pages: 376
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
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
The Uniqueness of Western Civilization
Language: en
Pages: 540
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
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: Palgrave Macmillan

Introduction: A Thousand Years of Amnesia The Arabs and the Italian Renaissance Re-orienting the Reformation? Prolegomena for a History of the Reformation's Con
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,
Reconciling State, Market and Civil Society in China
Language: en
Pages: 304
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 and cultural aspects of the
Eastern Approaches to Western Film
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Stephen Teo
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-11 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Eastern Approaches to Western Film: Asian Aesthetics and Reception in Cinema offers a renewed critical outlook on Western classic film directly from the pantheo
On Justice
Language: en
Authors: Mathias Risse
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-10 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Though much attention has been paid to different principles of justice, far less has been done reflecting on what the larger concern behind the notion is. In th