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Conflicts and tensions [electronic resource] / edited by Helmut K. Anheier and Yudhishthir Raj Isar.

Contributor(s): Anheier, Helmut K, 1954- | Isar, Yudhishthir Raj.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Cultures and globalization series: 1.Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, 2007Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 639 p.) : col. ill., col. maps.ISBN: 9781848607378 (electronic bk.); 1848607377 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Culture conflict | Culture and globalization | Culture -- Statistics | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Violence in SocietyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Conflicts and tensions.DDC classification: 303.6 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Foreword / Ralf Dahrendorf -- Acknowledgements -- Contributors -- List of boxes, figures, illustrations and tables -- Introducing the Cultures and Globalization Series / Helmut K. Anheier Yudhishthir Raj Isar -- Conflicts and tension -- Introduction / Y. Raj Isar Helmut K. Anheier -- Approaches and developments -- Introduction -- globalization and cultural conflict : an institutional approach / Beverly Crawford -- Dimensions of conflict in globalization and cultural practice : a critical perspective / Rustom Bharucha -- Ethnicity and war in a world of nation-states / Brian Min Andreas Wimmer -- Resistance to cultural globalization -- a comparative analysis / Laura Adams, Miguel Centeno, Charles Varner -- Cultural expression in globalized conflict : cause or victim? / Dragan Klaic -- Conflict and the deliberate destruction of cultural heritage / Dacia Viego Rose.
Introduction -- Cultures, conflict, and globalization : Africa / Francis B. Nyamnjoh -- Regional realities in the Arab world / Ahmad S. Moussalli -- Globalization and Asian values / Janadas Devan -- Globalization and the European social model / Anthony Giddens -- Latin America : diversity, invention and crisis in cultural production / An�ibal Ford -- Managing cultural conflicts : state power and alternative globalization in China / Yunxiang Yan -- Capitalism, conflict and churn : how the American culture war went global / Ronnie D. Lipschutz -- Fault lines : tensions, values and migration -- Introduction -- Tensions -- Tensions between North and South / Hugo Achugar -- The West versus the Arab world : deconstructing the divide / Georges Corm -- Islam : between religious-cultural practice and identity politics / Bassam Tibi -- Europe versus America : a growing clash within the West? / Nathan Gardels.
Values -- Value patterns in Europe and the United States : is there a transatlantic rift? / Christian Welzel Franziska Deutsch -- Why didn't religion disappear? Re-examining the secularization thesis / Ronald Inglehart Pippa Norris -- Migration -- Migration, security and culture in the USA / Leo F. Estrada -- Migration : the experience of Argentina / Alejandro Grimson -- Migration, conflict and illegitimacy : a Malaysian case study / Diana Wong -- Culture as a tool of conflict prevention and resolution -- Introduction -- Creating concord organizations : institutional design for bridging antagonistic cultures / Barbara J. Nelson, Kathryn A. Carver Linda Kaboolian -- Performance, globalization and conflict promotion/resolution : experiences form Sri Lanka / James Thompson -- Performing gacaca in Rwanda : local culture for justice and reconciliation / Ananda Breed -- From violence to discourse : conflict and citizens' radio stations in Colombia / Clemencia Rodr�iguez Amparo Cadavid -- The pedagogy of drums : culture mediating conflict in the slums of Brazil / Silvia Ramos.
Indicator suites -- Idea and conceptualization / Helmut Anheier -- Design and production / Willem Henri Lucas -- Introducing 'Cultural indicator' suites / Helmut K. Anheier -- The context of culture -- 1A Economic globalization -- 1B Global civil society -- 1C Political and legal globalization -- Digest : globalization -- Digest : identity -- Social aspects of culture -- 2A Values -- Identities -- Economic -- Social -- Political-- Religious -- Gender -- Religious institutions -- Digest : Attitudes towards globalization -- Digest : Religion -- 2B Knowledge -- Creation -- Dissemination -- Storage -- Innovation and protection -- Digest : Knowledge -- 2C Heritage and practices -- Heritage, preservation and destruction environment -- Cultural participation -- Sports -- Digest : Heritage preservation & destruction -- Digest : Environment -- Digest : Cultural participation -- Digest : Sports and recreation.
Social aspects of culture -- 3A Economy -- Global arts market -- Cultural consumption and expenditures -- Cultural industries -- Trade in cultural goods and services -- Digest : Culture and the economy -- 3B Professions -- Cultural professions -- Digest : Cultural professions -- 3C Corporations and organizations -- Transnational cultural corporations : Disney -- Other major media corporations -- Cultural INGOs and foundations -- Digest : Transnational cultural corporations -- Digest : International INGOs and foundations -- Cultural sites, events and flows -- 4A Global sites and events -- Global cities : Hong Kong and Mumbai -- Global cities : New York -- Global cities : Los Angeles -- Global cities : London -- Global events -- Symbolic sites and significant cities -- Digest : global cities -- Digest : global events, symbolic sites & significant cities.
4B Communications and media -- Human languages -- Print media -- Books -- Music -- Telephones -- The Internet -- Blogs -- Movies -- TV and radio -- TV and online news -- Digest : human language -- Digest : print media -- Digest : books -- Digest : music and movies -- Digest : telephones, the Internet and blogs -- Digest : TV and radio -- Digest : TV and online news -- 4C Movements and communities -- Migration -- Refugees and asylum seekers -- Tourism -- Transnational communities -- Transnational social movements -- Transportation : airports -- Digest : travel -- Digest : migration, disaporas & transnational communities -- Digest : transnational movements -- Political systems and culture -- 5A Regulatory frameworks -- International standards -- International regulatory frameworks -- Digest : international standards -- Digest : regulatory frameworks -- 5B Policy -- Cultural diplomacy and cultural observations -- Digest : cultural observatories -- 5C Current conflicts and cooperation -- Arms -- Conflict resolution and UN peacekeeping -- Current conflicts and issues/tension -- Human rights -- Trafficking and corruption -- Piracy -- Digest : arms -- Digest : conflict resolution & UN peacekeeping -- Digest : current conflicts, issues and tensions -- Digest : human rights -- Digest : terrorism -- digest : transnational crime -- Source material -- Index.
Summary: Analyzing the relationship between globalization and cultures this title tracks cultural trends in all regions of the world covering issues ranging from the role of cultural difference in politics and governance to heritage conservation, artistic expression and the cultural industries.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Foreword / Ralf Dahrendorf -- Acknowledgements -- Contributors -- List of boxes, figures, illustrations and tables -- Introducing the Cultures and Globalization Series / Helmut K. Anheier and Yudhishthir Raj Isar -- Conflicts and tension -- Introduction / Y. Raj Isar and Helmut K. Anheier -- Approaches and developments -- Introduction -- 1. globalization and cultural conflict : an institutional approach / Beverly Crawford -- 2. Dimensions of conflict in globalization and cultural practice : a critical perspective / Rustom Bharucha -- 3. Ethnicity and war in a world of nation-states / Brian Min and Andreas Wimmer -- 4. Resistance to cultural globalization -- a comparative analysis / Laura Adams, Miguel Centeno, and Charles Varner -- 5. Cultural expression in globalized conflict : cause or victim? / Dragan Klaic -- 6. Conflict and the deliberate destruction of cultural heritage / Dacia Viego Rose.

Regional realities -- Introduction -- 7. Cultures, conflict, and globalization : Africa / Francis B. Nyamnjoh -- 8. Regional realities in the Arab world / Ahmad S. Moussalli -- 9. Globalization and Asian values / Janadas Devan -- 10. Globalization and the European social model / Anthony Giddens -- 11. Latin America : diversity, invention and crisis in cultural production / An�ibal Ford -- 12. Managing cultural conflicts : state power and alternative globalization in China / Yunxiang Yan -- 13. Capitalism, conflict and churn : how the American culture war went global / Ronnie D. Lipschutz -- Fault lines : tensions, values and migration -- Introduction -- Tensions -- 14. Tensions between North and South / Hugo Achugar -- 15. The West versus the Arab world : deconstructing the divide / Georges Corm -- 16. Islam : between religious-cultural practice and identity politics / Bassam Tibi -- 17. Europe versus America : a growing clash within the West? / Nathan Gardels.

Values -- 18. Value patterns in Europe and the United States : is there a transatlantic rift? / Christian Welzel and Franziska Deutsch -- 19. Why didn't religion disappear? Re-examining the secularization thesis / Ronald Inglehart and Pippa Norris -- Migration -- 20. Migration, security and culture in the USA / Leo F. Estrada -- 21. Migration : the experience of Argentina / Alejandro Grimson -- 22. Migration, conflict and illegitimacy : a Malaysian case study / Diana Wong -- Culture as a tool of conflict prevention and resolution -- Introduction -- 23. Creating concord organizations : institutional design for bridging antagonistic cultures / Barbara J. Nelson, Kathryn A. Carver and Linda Kaboolian -- 24. Performance, globalization and conflict promotion/resolution : experiences form Sri Lanka / James Thompson -- 25. Performing gacaca in Rwanda : local culture for justice and reconciliation / Ananda Breed -- 26. From violence to discourse : conflict and citizens' radio stations in Colombia / Clemencia Rodr�iguez and Amparo Cadavid -- 27. The pedagogy of drums : culture mediating conflict in the slums of Brazil / Silvia Ramos.

Indicator suites -- Idea and conceptualization / Helmut Anheier -- Design and production / Willem Henri Lucas -- Introducing 'Cultural indicator' suites / Helmut K. Anheier -- The context of culture -- 1A Economic globalization -- 1B Global civil society -- 1C Political and legal globalization -- Digest : globalization -- Digest : identity -- Social aspects of culture -- 2A Values -- Identities -- Economic -- Social -- Political-- Religious -- Gender -- Religious institutions -- Digest : Attitudes towards globalization -- Digest : Religion -- 2B Knowledge -- Creation -- Dissemination -- Storage -- Innovation and protection -- Digest : Knowledge -- 2C Heritage and practices -- Heritage, preservation and destruction environment -- Cultural participation -- Sports -- Digest : Heritage preservation & destruction -- Digest : Environment -- Digest : Cultural participation -- Digest : Sports and recreation.

Social aspects of culture -- 3A Economy -- Global arts market -- Cultural consumption and expenditures -- Cultural industries -- Trade in cultural goods and services -- Digest : Culture and the economy -- 3B Professions -- Cultural professions -- Digest : Cultural professions -- 3C Corporations and organizations -- Transnational cultural corporations : Disney -- Other major media corporations -- Cultural INGOs and foundations -- Digest : Transnational cultural corporations -- Digest : International INGOs and foundations -- Cultural sites, events and flows -- 4A Global sites and events -- Global cities : Hong Kong and Mumbai -- Global cities : New York -- Global cities : Los Angeles -- Global cities : London -- Global events -- Symbolic sites and significant cities -- Digest : global cities -- Digest : global events, symbolic sites & significant cities.

4B Communications and media -- Human languages -- Print media -- Books -- Music -- Telephones -- The Internet -- Blogs -- Movies -- TV and radio -- TV and online news -- Digest : human language -- Digest : print media -- Digest : books -- Digest : music and movies -- Digest : telephones, the Internet and blogs -- Digest : TV and radio -- Digest : TV and online news -- 4C Movements and communities -- Migration -- Refugees and asylum seekers -- Tourism -- Transnational communities -- Transnational social movements -- Transportation : airports -- Digest : travel -- Digest : migration, disaporas & transnational communities -- Digest : transnational movements -- 5. Political systems and culture -- 5A Regulatory frameworks -- International standards -- International regulatory frameworks -- Digest : international standards -- Digest : regulatory frameworks -- 5B Policy -- Cultural diplomacy and cultural observations -- Digest : cultural observatories -- 5C Current conflicts and cooperation -- Arms -- Conflict resolution and UN peacekeeping -- Current conflicts and issues/tension -- Human rights -- Trafficking and corruption -- Piracy -- Digest : arms -- Digest : conflict resolution & UN peacekeeping -- Digest : current conflicts, issues and tensions -- Digest : human rights -- Digest : terrorism -- digest : transnational crime -- Source material -- Index.

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Analyzing the relationship between globalization and cultures this title tracks cultural trends in all regions of the world covering issues ranging from the role of cultural difference in politics and governance to heritage conservation, artistic expression and the cultural industries.

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