Culture and Dignity: Dialogues Between the Middle East and by Laura Nader

By Laura Nader

In Culture and Dignity - Dialogues among the center East and the West, well known cultural anthropologist Laura Nader examines the ancient and ethnographic roots of the complicated dating among the East and the West, revealing how cultural changes can result in violence or a extra peaceable co-existence.

  • Outlines an anthropology for the twenty first century that makes a speciality of the myriad connections among peoples—especially the serious intercultural dialogues among the cultures of the East and the West
  • Takes an ancient and ethnographic method of learning the intermingling of Arab peoples and the West.
  • Demonstrates how cultural alternate among the East and West is a two-way process
  • Presents an anthropological standpoint on concerns resembling spiritual fundamentalism, the lives of ladies and youngsters, notions of violence and order

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