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The Limits of Culture

Islam and Foreign Policy (BCSIA Studies in International Security)

by Brenda Shaffer

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Published by The MIT Press .
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    Subjects:
  • International relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Middle East,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Foreign relations,
  • International relations and cu,
  • International relations and culture,
  • Islamic countries

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10237637M
    ISBN 100262195291
    ISBN 109780262195294

    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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