Civilization and race

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The Eastern Origins of Western Civilisation
Cambridge University Press (2004)
US$28.00

John Hobson challenges the ethnocentric bias of mainstream accounts of the Rise of the West.

Why The West Rules - For Now: The Patterns of History and what they reveal about the Future

Why The West Rules - For Now

The Patterns of History and what they reveal about the Future

Profile Books (2010)
US$15.98

Why did British boats shoot their way up the Yangzi in 1842, rather than Chinese ones up the Thames?...

The Theft of History
Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$21.00

Jack Goody extends his influential critique of the pervasive eurocentric biases of western...

Worlds at War: The 2,500-Year Struggle Between East and West

Worlds at War

The 2,500-Year Struggle Between East and West

Random House Publishing Group (2008)
US$10.91

Spanning two and a half millennia, Anthony Pagden’s mesmerizing Worlds at War delves deep into the...

Western Civilization in World History
Taylor and Francis (2003)
US$30.70

Western civilization and world history are often seen as different, or even mutually exclusive,...

Threshold: The Progressive Plan to Pull America Back from the Brink

Threshold

The Progressive Plan to Pull America Back from the Brink

Penguin Publishing Group (2009)
US$6.06

From America's #1 progressive radio host, the idealogical heir to his influential The Last Hours of...

Islam and the West: A Conversation with Jacques Derrida

Islam and the West

A Conversation with Jacques Derrida

University of Chicago Press (2009)
US$19.00

In the spring of 2003, Jacques Derrida sat down for a public debate in Paris with Algerian...

The Fear of Barbarians: Beyond the Clash of Civilizations

The Fear of Barbarians

Beyond the Clash of Civilizations

University of Chicago Press (2010)
US$18.00

The relationship between Western democracies and Islam, rarely entirely comfortable, has in recent...

The Eurasian Miracle
Wiley (2013)
US$20.66

The idea of long-term European dominance is characteristic of most evolutionary theories of human...

Somebody Else's Century: East and West in a Post-Western World

Somebody Else's Century

East and West in a Post-Western World

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2010)
US$26.69

From one of our foremost experts on Asia and its history comes this brilliant dissection of the...