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The Resource Western civilization in the 21st century, Andrew Targowski

Western civilization in the 21st century, Andrew Targowski

Label
Western civilization in the 21st century
Title
Western civilization in the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Targowski
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book took the task of conceptualizing Western civilization in the 21st century. It examines Western Civilization and its encounters from a viewpoint of the impact of rising Global civilizations in the 21st century. This political and technological success of Western civilization in the last 500 years triggered a dream of spreading around the globe Democracy and liberal Capitalism. Western society was held together by Christian morality (regardless whether someone was a believer or a non-believer or agnostic). The medicine for all shortcomings faced by Western civilization in the 21st cent
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
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Targowski, Andrew
Dewey number
909/.09821
Index
index present
LC call number
CB245
LC item number
.T374 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Focus on civilizations and cultures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Western
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Globalization
  • Virtual reality
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Civilization, Western
  • Globalization
  • Virtual reality
Label
Western civilization in the 21st century, Andrew Targowski
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Part I. Civilizing and globalizing society -- The civilization index and Western civilization -- Spatio-temporal boundaries of western civilization -- The life cycle of Western civilization -- Legacy of western civilization -- Western civilization in transformation to global and virtual civilizations in the 21st century -- Part II. Globalizing and virtualizing culture -- Culture fragmentation of Western-global-virtual civilization -- From multiculturalism to hybrid culture in Western-global-virtual civilization -- Part III. Globalizing and virtualizing infrastructure -- The expanding infrastructure of Western-global-virtual civilization -- Western-global-virtual civilization and the clash of civilizations in the 21st century -- Afterword
Control code
911266558
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634823258
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911266558
Label
Western civilization in the 21st century, Andrew Targowski
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Part I. Civilizing and globalizing society -- The civilization index and Western civilization -- Spatio-temporal boundaries of western civilization -- The life cycle of Western civilization -- Legacy of western civilization -- Western civilization in transformation to global and virtual civilizations in the 21st century -- Part II. Globalizing and virtualizing culture -- Culture fragmentation of Western-global-virtual civilization -- From multiculturalism to hybrid culture in Western-global-virtual civilization -- Part III. Globalizing and virtualizing infrastructure -- The expanding infrastructure of Western-global-virtual civilization -- Western-global-virtual civilization and the clash of civilizations in the 21st century -- Afterword
Control code
911266558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781634823258
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911266558

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