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Cultural politics and Asian values

the tepid war

by Michael D. Barr

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Religion,
  • Civilization,
  • Values,
  • Electronic books,
  • HISTORY

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael D. Barr
    SeriesRoutledge advances in Asia-Pacific studies -- 6, Routledge advances in Asia-Pacific studies -- 6.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS509.3 .B39 2003eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (xiv, 241 p.)
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27028356M
    ISBN 100203220293
    ISBN 109780203220290
    OCLC/WorldCa52996902

    What are Cultural Values? Webster’s Dictionary says • culture (klchr) n. – The totality of socially transmitted behavior patterns, arts, beliefs, institutions, and all other products of human work and thought. – These patterns, traits, and products considered as the expression of aFile Size: 2MB. The book is built on three themes. The first addresses law as politics, and international law as the law of a political system, now comprised of more than separate, independent states. The essential autonomy of states accounts for the political (as well as economic and cultural) heterogeneity in a pluralist and fragmented system, and Cited by:

    England - England - Cultural life: England’s contribution to both British and world culture is too vast for anything but a cursory survey here. Historically, England was a very homogeneous country and developed coherent traditions, but, especially as the British Empire expanded and the country absorbed peoples from throughout the globe, English culture has been accented with diverse. Korea faces two challenges in the twenty-first century: unification and globalization. Both entail problems of economic, political and cultural integration. In the past, Koreans successfully 'unified' in various forms, and 'globalized' in many ways. This book is a study of the theme of globalization, addressing various aspects of Korea's integration into the global community from a social.

    Explore our list of General Asian Politics & Government Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.   Cultural Politics and Asian Values: The Tepid War, London: RoutledgeCurzon. [Google Scholar]). 4 This book is a compilation of the papers presented at the seminar on Asian Values and Modernisation held on 15 November 5 It must be noted that Cited by:


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