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Civilisations and social theory.

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization.,
  • Civilization -- Political aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSocial dialectics -- v.1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM101
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,214p. ;
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14995879M
    ISBN 100333238125

    A civilization is a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., with complex legal and political and religious organizations). In short, civilization is and advance state of human society the sum of cultures, science, industry, and government. So, you can have several cultures in one civilization. For example, you may say.


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If we are adequately to comprehend our times, the author argues, it is necessary to adopt a cross-cultural perspective based on the historical dialectical method and following the "Civilizations and Social Theory" takes as its starting point the present as the most decisive period of the transformation of the world since Europe's rise to hegemony in the fifteenth 4/5.

About the Author. Anouar Abdel-Malek, of Egyptian nationality, holds French doctorates in sociology and in literature. Maître de Recherche at the French Centre national de la Recherche Scientifque, he also coordinates a project on “socio-cultural development alternatives in a changing world” at the United Nations University in : Anouar Abdel-Malek.

Civilisations and Social Theory takes as its starting point the present as the most decisive period of the transformation of the world since Europe's rise to hegemony in the fifteenth century. If we are adequately to comprehend our times, the author argues, it is necessary to adopt a cross-cultural perspective based on the historical dialectical method and following the path of Author: abdel malek.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title: Civilisations & social theory. Description: xiv, pages ; 23 cm. Other Titles. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Abdel-Malek, Anouar, Civilisations and social theory.

London ; New York: Macmillan, © (OCoLC) Civilisations and Social Theory Volume 1 of Social Dialectics. Authors; Anouar Abdel-Malek; Chapters Table of contents (13 chapters) About About this book; Table of contents. Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-xiv. PDF. Positions. Front Matter. Pages PDF.

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