Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 July 2017

192 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526105288

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Debating civilizations

Interrogating civilizational analysis in a global age

First Edition

Jeremy Smith

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Provides a distinct and new perspective on the study of civilisations in the humanities and social sciences
  • Explores the contemporary study of civilisations in comparative and historical sociology and in world history
  • Contributes to ongoing critical debates about methodology in history and sociology
  • Relates different fields of debate to civilisational analysis, including globalisation theory, postcolonial sociology and Marxism

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