Reflections on multiple modernities

European, Chinese, and other interpretations by Multiple Modernities Conference (2001 Berlin, Germany)

Publisher: Brill in Leiden, Boston

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Postmodernism -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 21st century -- Congresses,
  • Comparative civilization -- Congresses,
  • Globalization -- Congresses

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Dominic Sachsenmaier with Shmuel Eisenstadt
GenreCross-cultural studies, Congresses
ContributionsSachsenmaier, Dominic, Eisenstadt, S. N. 1923-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM449 .M85 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 314 p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17069316M
ISBN 109004127976
LC Control Number2002026110

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He received many prizes and is member of many Academy of Sciences all over the world. He was (co)editor of Democracy and Modernity (Brill, ) and Reflections on Multiple Modernities (Brill, ). Jens Riedel, M.A., studied political science and economics in Tübingen and New York.

He is a Manager with the Boston Consulting Group focussing Cited by:   This volume explores a rapidly emerging paradigm in the social sciences, which assumes culturally specific forms of modernity.

Modernization is thus no longer equated with homogenization. Leading scholars from history, sociology, area studies, and economics discuss the concept's implications. The first part covers a range of theoretical questions arising from the new approach.

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The idea of multiple (or contending) modernities has rightly been deployed to mount an overdue critique of the Euro-American bias in classical concepts of modernity.

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While in recent years the creative output of Africans living in Europe has. To think in terms of “alternative modernities” is to admit that modernity is inescapable and to desist from speculations about modernity's end.

Modernity today is global and multiple and no longer has a Western “governing center” to accompany it. The essays in this collection, therefore, approach the dilemmas of modernity from transnational and transcultural idea of.

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The main objective of this paper was to propose a framework for understanding this popular religious trend. Although religion in general has previously been linked to multiple modernities, the revitalization of popular religions has : Cristián Parker. Accessing "Local" Modernities: Reflections on the Place of Linguistic Evidence in Ethnography Debra A.

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This chapter on the concept of modernity begins by addressing the main reservations that have been expressed concerning the classic approaches to this concept in sociology. After discussing objections to modernization theory, the chapter presents an outline of a theory of modernity that.

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