Conquests and Cultures (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
516
Utgivningsdatum
1999-04-01
Upplaga
Reissue
Förlag
Basic Books
Illustrationer
black & white illustrations
Dimensioner
204 x 126 x 30 mm
Vikt
500 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780465014002

Conquests and Cultures

An International History

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Häftad,  Engelska, 1999-04-01
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This book is the culmination of 15 years of research and travels that have taken the author completely around the world twice, as well as on other travels in the Mediterranean, the Baltic, and around the Pacific rim. Its purpose has been to try to understand the role of cultural differences within nations and between nations, today and over centuries of history, in shaping the economic and social fates of peoples and of whole civilizations. Focusing on four major cultural areas(that of the British, the Africans (including the African diaspora), the Slavs of Eastern Europe, and the indigenous peoples of the Western Hemisphere, Conquests and Cultures reveals patterns that encompass not only these peoples but others and help explain the role of cultural evolution in economic, social, and political development.
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  1. A very important book
    Lukas Lundström, 1 april 2022

    Even though it was published in the late 90ies this book contains very important facts and viewpoints that will change how you see the world.

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Thomas Sowell has taught economics at a number of colleges and universities, including Cornell, University of California Los Angeles, and Amherst. He has published both scholarly and popular articles and books on economics, and is currently a scholar in residence at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University.

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* Conquests and Cultures * The British * The Africans * The Slavs * Western Hemisphere Indians * An Overview