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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 32 citing The Eastern Origins of Western Civilisation.

Consumer Culture and Postmodernism

Mike Featherstone - Social Science - 2007 - 232 pages
The first edition of this contemporary classic can claim to have put 'consumer culture' on the map, certainly in relation to postmodernism. This expanded new edition includes ...
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The Theft of History

Jack Goody - History - 2007
Professor Jack Goody builds on his own previous work to extend further his highly influential critique of what he sees as the pervasive eurocentric or occidentalist biases of ...
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Globalization and Politics: Promises and Dangers

Jan-Erik Lane - Political Science - 2006 - 253 pages
This invaluable, highly readable new text brings together vision and imaginative insight to the analysis of the evolution of inter-state politics to produce a clear ...
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Trying to Teach in a Season of Great Untruth

D. G. Smith - Education - 2006 - 164 pages
These essays by Canadian scholar David Geoffrey Smith address contemporary issues in teaching, curriculum and pedagogy through tensions arising from the processes of ...
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"Not the horse we wanted!": postsocialism, neoliberalism, and Eurasia

C. M. Hann - Business & Economics - 2006 - 292 pages
The title of this volume was supplied by a Hungarian villager, who made use of a popular idiom to express his disillusionment with the results of rural privatisation. Chris ...
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An Anatomy of Power: The Social Theory of Michael Mann

John A. Hall, Ralph Schroeder - Social Science - 2006
Michael Mann is one of the most influential sociologists of recent decades. His work has had a major impact in sociology, history, political science, international relations ...
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Cross-cultural studies in curriculum: eastern thought, educational insights

Claudia Eppert, Hongyu Wang - Education - 2008 - 379 pages
This volume broadens the horizon of educational research in North America by introducing a comprehensive dialogue between Eastern and Western philosophies and perspectives on ...
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