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Conflict, Culture, and History

Regional Dimensions

by Stephen J. Blank

  • 182 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Military - General,
  • Violence in Society,
  • Violence

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8423160M
    ISBN 101410200485
    ISBN 109781410200488
    OCLC/WorldCa54828940

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    The Histories (Greek: Ἱστορίαι; Ancient Greek: [historíai̯]; also known as The Histories) of Herodotus is considered the founding work of history in Western literature. Written in BC in the Ionic dialect of classical Greek, The Histories serves as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures that were known in Western Asia, Northern Author: Herodotus. Marching on Washington is a hallowed tradition of American political protest, and demonstrations led by the women’s rights, civil rights, and antiwar movements all endure in popular memory. Between and four major lesbian and gay demonstrations took place there, and while these marches were some of the largest of their time, they have been sorely overlooked—until now. Drawing on.

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The book is divided into multiple `mysteries', all including various sub-topics on extreme paranormal activity, hoaxes, and myths. The sections are based on marvels in History, Nature, Space, Mind and Matter, Spirit, and the World Beyond/5(14). The Invention of Yesterday: A 50, Year History of Human Culture, Conflict, and Connection [Ansary, Tamim] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Invention of Yesterday: A 50, Year History of Human Culture, Conflict, and Connection/5(49). "The Invention of Yesterday" is the chronological telling of the last ~50, year history of man; his migrations, subsequent culture, societies, religions, warfare, and disease. This book covers all the major societies of the World, and all the major pivotal events; from prehistory, to the present day/5.

buy our book As the world gets smaller, people with different cultural backgrounds are colliding more than ever before. CLASH. reveals that a single root cause drives many of these conflicts, from global struggles between regions and nations, to everyday tensions between genders, races, social classes, religions, and even workplaces.

Get this from a library. Conflict, culture, and history: regional dimensions. [Stephen Blank;] -- "Five specialists examine the historical relationship of culture and conflict in various regional societies. The authors use Adda B.

Bozeman's theories on conflict and culture as the basis for their. Culture in Conflict: Irregular Warfare, Culture Policy, and the Marine Corps examines the conflicted trajectory of the Marine Corps' efforts to institute a radical culture policy into a military organization that is structured and trained to fight conventional wars.

More importantly, however, it is a compelling book about America's shifting Author: Paula Holmes-Eber. Get this from a library. Waging War: Conflict, Culture, and Innovation in World History.

[Wayne E Lee] -- Describes the emergence of military innovations and systems, examining how they were created and then how they moved or affected other societies.

These innovations are central to most historical. The State of Israel was founded more than 70 years ago, but its history goes back more than 5, years. Even now, its future promises many difficulties. Like Burton, he argued that culture is always trumped by power. The Norwegian sociologist Johan Galtung (), a founder of the discipline of peace and conflict studies, defined, in his book Peace, Violence and Imperialism, three forms of violence: direct, structural and cultural.

The first book in MIT Press's History for a Sustainable Future Series and written by English Green Party politician Derek Wall, the Commons in History is aimed less at scholars, I expect, than at a general audience of people who want to change the world by embracing.

This monograph introduces the history of sociological theory by focusing on four major strands of theory building: the conflict, the rational/utilitarian, the Durkheimian or normative, and the micro-interactionist tradition.

Because of the author’s readable style and the annotated list of references, the book’s first chapter is a very good. War, i.e. armed conflict between organized political groups, is still an omnipresent phenomenon.

In the meantime, though, despite the fact it has been “the universal norm in human history” (Michael Howard1), its highly disruptive and destructive nature has. Examining some of the most important themes in the social and cultural history of Irish ethnicity and migration, this study concentrates on those who settled in Victorian Cumbria.

In later 19th-century Cumbria, Irish settlers were more noticeable than in any region outside Lancashire and Tyneside. These Irish were overwhelmingly from Ulster, with many Protestants among them, which had enormous.

The American Civil War was primarily a conflict of cultures, and slavery was the largest single cultural factor separating North and South. This collection of carefully selected memoirs, diaries, letters, and reminiscences of ordinary Northerners and Southerners who experienced the war as soldiers or civilians brings to life the conflict in culture, principles, attitudes, hopes, courage, and.

Kevin Avruch presents us with the idea that culture is a dynamic characteristic in humans, having been informed by past experiences and by our history, past and present of social interactions.

Essentially, it is the way we think and act. He espouses that it is only through seeing culture in this way that it can be a useful tool in the analysis of conflict and its resolution.

Last but not least, despite the remaining difficulty in theorizing the essence of conflict thoroughly, Conflict in Myanmar opens a new chapter for inspecting this problem by using Myanmar as a major case.

Overall, the book is a timely contribution following the pace of political change and conflict transformation in Myanmar. “The person who expects to understand history must submerge himself in it, must get rid of patriotism, as well as bitterness.

And especially in studying a historic life that consists in insecurity must the historian rid himself of all insecurity. After years of relative neglect, culture is finally receiving due recognition as a key factor in the evolution and resolution of conflicts.

Unfortunately, however, when theorists and practitioners of conflict resolution speak of culture, they often understand and use it in a bewildering and unhelpful variety of ways. With sophistication and lucidity, "Culture and Conflict Resolution" exposes.

As the crisis in Gaza deepens, Culture Whisper lines up history, context and passionate argument on both sides of the divide with the ten best books on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Research by Flora Hughes-Onslow Jerusalem by Simon Sebag Montefiore The best-selling non-fiction masterpiece from award-winning British journalist, historian and author Simon Sebag Montefiore, Jerusalem, is the.

Theory of Culture Conflict. Incriminologist Thorsten Sellin wrote a book entitled Culture Conflict and Crime that clarified the culture conflict theory. According to Sellin, the root cause.

Part 1: Understanding Conflict and Culture 1. The Amazing Contours of Conflict 2. Cultural Diversity Was God's Idea (and So Was Unity) 3. Handling Conflict the American Way 4.

Conflict and Cultural Values Part 2: Cultural Diversity and Conflict Resolution 5. Mediation and Mediator 6. The One-Down Position and Vulnerability 7. Storytelling and.comics and conflict: war and patriotically themed comics in american cultural history from world war ii through the iraq war a dissertation submitted to the faculty of the graduate school in candidacy for the degree of doctor of philosophy program in history by cord a.

scott chicago, illinois august Author: Cord A. Scott.Culture war is the cultural conflict between social groups and the struggle for dominance of their values, beliefs, and practices.

It commonly refers to the hot button topics on which there is general societal disagreement and polarization in societal values is seen. The term is commonly used to describe contemporary politics in the United States, with issues such as abortion, homosexuality.