skip to content
Cultural otherness and beyond Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Cultural otherness and beyond

Author: Chhanda Gupta; D P Chattopadhyaya
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 1998.
Series: Philosophy of history and culture, v. 19.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This collection of essays deals with some pressing social, cultural and moral concerns. It addresses problems of trans-cultural and intra-cultural understanding due to diverse perceptions of various themes. Moving beyond Cultural Otherness its aim is to evolve linkages between alternative visions of convergent character avoiding the extremes of hegemonic globalization and radical relativism. This publication will  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chhanda Gupta; D P Chattopadhyaya
ISBN: 9004100261 9789004100268
OCLC Number: 38048378
Description: ix, 252 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Itihasa, history and historiography of civilization / D.P. Chattopadhyaya --
Flux in West and East / Joseph Margolis --
Satisfactions and obstacles in philosophizing across cultural boundaries / Frank J. Hoffman --
Understanding the self's others / Richard Shusterman --
Cultural objects / Kalyan Sen Gupta --
Some philosophical dimensions of the world crisis in the context of the transformation of the world / Pranab Kumar Sen --
Global development: alternative voices from Delhi / Fred Dallmayr --
Sex determination test in India: reinforcing the bias against women / Krishna Mallick --
On freedom, power, justice: feminist perspectives / Christina Schües --
Understanding human action: women's free acts as a case study / Chhanda Gupta --
Epilogue: Culture theory and practice: a framework for inter-cultural discourse / J.N. Mohanty.
Series Title: Philosophy of history and culture, v. 19.
Responsibility: edited by Chhanda Gupta and D.P. Chattopadhyaya.

Abstract:

This collection of essays deals with some pressing social, cultural and moral concerns. It addresses problems of trans-cultural and intro-cultural understanding due to diverse perceptions of various  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38048378>
library:oclcnum"38048378"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/38048378>
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Culturele verschillen."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Communication interculturelle."
schema:about
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Interculturele communicatie."
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"1998"
schema:description"This collection of essays deals with some pressing social, cultural and moral concerns. It addresses problems of trans-cultural and intra-cultural understanding due to diverse perceptions of various themes. Moving beyond Cultural Otherness its aim is to evolve linkages between alternative visions of convergent character avoiding the extremes of hegemonic globalization and radical relativism. This publication will interest scholars of comparative philosophy, sociology, international relations and gender studies."
schema:description"Itihasa, history and historiography of civilization / D.P. Chattopadhyaya -- Flux in West and East / Joseph Margolis -- Satisfactions and obstacles in philosophizing across cultural boundaries / Frank J. Hoffman -- Understanding the self's others / Richard Shusterman -- Cultural objects / Kalyan Sen Gupta -- Some philosophical dimensions of the world crisis in the context of the transformation of the world / Pranab Kumar Sen -- Global development: alternative voices from Delhi / Fred Dallmayr -- Sex determination test in India: reinforcing the bias against women / Krishna Mallick -- On freedom, power, justice: feminist perspectives / Christina Schües -- Understanding human action: women's free acts as a case study / Chhanda Gupta -- Epilogue: Culture theory and practice: a framework for inter-cultural discourse / J.N. Mohanty."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/350183364>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Cultural otherness and beyond"
schema:numberOfPages"252"
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.