Last edited by Mikus
Thursday, July 9, 2020 | History

3 edition of Comparative essays on Asia and the West found in the catalog.

Comparative essays on Asia and the West

W. F. Wertheim

Comparative essays on Asia and the West

by W. F. Wertheim

  • 88 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by VU University Press in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia
    • Subjects:
    • East and West.,
    • Asia -- Social conditions.,
    • Asia -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 85-90).

      StatementWim F. Wertheim.
      SeriesComparative Asian studies ;, 12
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN652 .W47 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 101 p. ;
      Number of Pages101
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1153117M
      ISBN 109053831967
      LC Control Number94128260
      OCLC/WorldCa29748691

      Berruz and Kalmanson's praiseworthy aim in this volume is to "disrupt this trajectory to 'provincialize' the West within comparative philosophy and to focus explicit attention on conversations across Latin America and Asia" (1). The essays in this volume present interesting ways of doing this, even while the West remains a more-or-less. Comparative Studies of South Asia Africa and the Middle East | Moving beyond the paradigmatic divides of area studies, the scholarly articles and review essays in .

      Informed by the burgeoning scholarship of media archaeology, comparative media studies, and digital humanities, I ask how the medium in which a text is embedded – be it the scroll, the codex, the book, the electronic, or the digital – matters to its production and consumption, with what kinds of political and cultural significance. Education in West Central Asia is a comprehensive critical reference guide to education in the region. With chapters written by an international team of leading regional education experts, the book explores the education systems of each country in the region. With chapters covering Iran, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, the .

        Visions of Peace: Asia and the West explores the diversity of past conceptualizations as well as the remarkable continuity in the hope for peace across global intellectual traditions. Current literature, prompted by Septem predominantly focuses on the laws and ethics of just wars or modern ideals of peace. Asian and Western ideals of peace . Comparative Essay Romeo Juliet And West Side Category Africa America American History Ancient Art Asia Biographies Book Reports Business Creative Writing Dance Economics English Europe History Humanities Literature Medicine Middle East Miscellaneous Music and Movies Philosophy Poetry & Poets Psychology Religion Science Shakespeare Social Issues.


Share this book
You might also like
Nursing Care Planning Guides for Mental Health

Nursing Care Planning Guides for Mental Health

socio-psychological analysis of the relationship between high school and college scholastic achievement.

socio-psychological analysis of the relationship between high school and college scholastic achievement.

Lotus 1-2-3

Lotus 1-2-3

Temporal Order in Man

Temporal Order in Man

Are they qualified for marriage?

Are they qualified for marriage?

Phytin

Phytin

G.D. Birla, life & legacy

G.D. Birla, life & legacy

Blood pressure in relation to spinal anesthesia

Blood pressure in relation to spinal anesthesia

Stones justices manual: one hundred and ninth edition

Stones justices manual: one hundred and ninth edition

Driving lessons

Driving lessons

Vocal score of Utopia Limited, or, The flowers of progress

Vocal score of Utopia Limited, or, The flowers of progress

The agricultural bank note bill.

The agricultural bank note bill.

Solar imaging vector magnetograph

Solar imaging vector magnetograph

Abstract of the exportation to the European Ports of Great Britain and France, in the years 1800 and 1801

Abstract of the exportation to the European Ports of Great Britain and France, in the years 1800 and 1801

Webmaster in a nutshell

Webmaster in a nutshell

Comparative essays on Asia and the West by W. F. Wertheim Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wertheim, W.F. (Willem Frederik), Comparative essays on Asia and the West. Anthony C. Yu's Comparative Journeys: Essays on Literature and Religion East and West brings together sixteen of the author's articles and chapters, published between and The essays cover an impressive range of material, recapping Yu's long-term achievements as a leading scholar of religion and : Karen L.

Thornber. The Great Game in West Asia examines the strategic competition between Iran and Turkey for power and influence in the South Caucasus. As much of the world's attention has been diverted to conflicts and flashpoints near and far, a new great game has been unravelling between Iran and Turkey in the South Caucasus.

While the book's point of departure is philosophical, its key aim is to examine how philosophy can be applied to the betterment of the everyday lives of citizens in cities in the West and Asia. The papers' comparative approach, between East and West, and ancient and modern, lead to a greater understanding of the challenges facing cities in the Author: Gregory Bracken.

Comparative Literature Studies publishes comparative critical essays that range across the rich traditions of Africa, Asia, Europe, and North and South America, and that examine the literary relations between East and West, North and South. Articles may also explore movements, themes, forms, the history of ideas, relations between authors, the foundations of criticism and.

Promoting academic literacy on non-Western traditions of philosophy, Philosophy East and West has for over half a century published the highest-quality scholarship that locates these cultures in their relationship to Anglo-American philosophy.

Philosophy defined in its relationship to cultural traditions broadly integrates the professional discipline with literature, science, and social. Population and society in West Asia: essays in comparative demography.

Preface ix --List of Tables xiii --Part I --General A Demographic Profile of West Asia 3 Population and Development in North Africa 25 --Part II --Gulf Region Human Resource Development in the GCC States 49 Indians in the Book\/a>, schema.

Description: Comparative Literature Studies publishes comparative critical essays that range across the rich traditions of Africa, Asia, Europe, and North and South America, and that examine the literary relations between East and West, North and South.

Articles may also explore movements, themes, forms, the history of ideas, relations between authors, the foundations of. (“Comparative Book Review: Carl Ernsts and Mona Siddiquis book Essay - 1”, n.d.) Comparative Book Review: Carl Ernsts and Mona Siddiquis book Essay - 1.

Ernst, an Islamic Studies specialist with a lot of focus on South and West Asia, in his book, addresses the Western preconception about the Islam. - Term Papers, Book Reports, Research Papers and College Essays. This book series publishes substantial comparative research on the literary and cultural traditions of premodern and modern East Asia and their relation to the world.

It welcomes in particular forms of comparative analysis that combine the depth of area-study-expertise and philology with theoretical acumen and a courageous orientation towards. The book titled, Following Muhammad: Rethinking Islam in the Contemporary World authored by Carl Ernst is an intriguing read that presents Ernst perspectives on the StudentShare Our website is a unique platform where students can share their papers in a matter of giving an example of the work to be done.

Chapter 2 helps to locate values education in its historical time and place. The case studies presented in Chapters provide examples of the major variations in national practice in Asia and the West; and the concluding chapter identifies.

Download this essay on Comparative Book Review + more example essays written by professionals and your peers.

Asia Was the World by Stewart Gordon A Discussion of a Period in which Asia Thrived For roughly a millennium, Asia represented on of the most advanced societies in the world at a time in which the West was undergoing a.

Comparative Analysis: Section B The two texts that will be analysed in this essay are an excerpt from the book, “Jonah and the Big Fish”, and a print advertisement from the Seattle Soap Company that advertises the company’s Whale Oil two texts serve completely different purposes; the first text, or the story, aims to entertain readers by telling a fictional tale of a man.

Download Citation | The Comparative Journeys: Essays on Literature and Religion East and West (review) | The categories given in the subtitle of this volume reflect the cross-disciplinary and.

Ravindra K. Jain. Educated at Lucknow University and the Australian National University, Canberra, Ravindra K. Jain taught social anthropology and sociology at Oxford () and Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi () besides holding research and teaching positions in many other parts of the world.

Ancient and Modern Practices of Citizenship in Asia and the West: Care of the Self is a collection of papers that examine these questions. The contributors come from a variety of different disciplines, including architecture, urbanism, philosophy, and history, and their essays make comparative examinations of the practices of citizenship from.

Also since the s, some scholars have attempted to carry out the study of literature with systemic and contextual approaches and thus beyond one-dimensional comparison, for example Shunqing Cao's Zhongxi Bijiao Shixue (Comparative Poetics: China and West, ) and his Zhongwai Bijiao Wenlun Shi (A History of Chinese Foreign Literary Theory.

Comparative essays often focus on ideas rather than items, and may ask you to compare approaches, theories, or positions about an issue. Some common comparative essays are to compare pro-life/pro-choice stances on abortion or.

A collection of eleven essays reflecting the relationship between Arabic literature and the West (e.g., "The City in Modem Egyptian Literature," "The Arabs and Shakespeare"). Reader's Guide to Japanese Literature. Rimer, J. Thomas, Tokyo: Kodansha International, Kroch Asia stacks PL R57 R28Author: Fred Muratori.Pursuit of Comparative Aesthetics: An Interface Between the East And West, Hardcover by Hussain, Mazhar (EDT); Wilkinson, Robert (EDT), ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US From perspectives of philosophy, art, and literature, scholars from Europe, Asia, and the US ponder aspects of that branch of philosophy known as .The guides are entitled: Masterworks of Asian Literature in Comparative Perspective, Asia in Western and World History, and Asia: Case Studies in the Social Sciences.

Each volume contains approximately forty essays by leading specialists that suggest a range of possibilities for introducing material on Asia.