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The limits of culture

Islam and foreign policy

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Islamic countries
    • Subjects:
    • International relations and culture,
    • Islamic countries -- Foreign relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementBrenda Shaffer (ed.).
      SeriesBCSIA studies in international security
      ContributionsShaffer, Brenda.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJZ1251 .L55 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3309446M
      ISBN 100262195291, 0262693216
      LC Control Number2004057937

      Does a state's culture significantly shape its foreign policy? Would a Muslim state act differently in international relations from other states? Or can the foreign policies of a state, Muslim or otherwise, be adequately explained by perceived material interests? This book, the fruit of a two-year group research project involving 11 different scholars, addresses the larger question of the role. Cultural diplomacy springs from two premises. First, that good relations can take root in the fertile ground of understanding and respect. Second, cultural diplomacy rests on the assumption that art, language, and education are among the most significant entry points into a culture. Cultural diplomacy sits on a spectrum of ideational approaches to diplomacy.

        City Limits contributes to a growing body of work under the umbrella of 'cultural criminology', which attempts to bring an appreciation of cultural change to an understanding of crime in late modernity (Hayward and Young ). Hayward presents an ambitious theoretical analysis that attempts to inspire a 'cultural approach' to understanding the 'crime-city nexus' and, in particular, to re. limits to ‘culture ’ as an independent explanatory principle, but it also presents an opportunity for scholars of culture to increase the depth and relevance of their work.

      Into Print. Limits and Legacies of the Enlightenment; Essays in Honor of Robert Darnton. Edited by Charles Walton “Into Print conveys the impressive scale and scope of Darnton’s enduring influence on research on the Enlightenment and its antecedents as well as historical scholarship itself.” —Greg Matthews, RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage. Challenging the prevailing assumption that border studies occurs only in "the borderlands" where Mexico and the United States meet, the authors gathered in this volume examine the multiple borders that define the United States and the Americas, including the Mason-Dixon line, the U.S.-Canadian border, the shifting boundaries of urban diasporas, and the colonization and confinement of American.


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