The Uniqueness of Western Civilization (Studies in Critical Social Sciences #28) (Paperback)

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After challenging the multicultural effort to "provincialize" the history of Western civilization, this book argues that the roots of the West's exceptional creativity should be traced back to the uniquely aristocratic warlike culture of Indo-European speakers.

About the Author


Ricardo Duchesne, Ph.D (1994) in Social & Political Thought, York University, is Professor of Sociology at The University of New Brunswick, Saint John, Canada. He has published numerous articles on the rise of the West.


Product Details
ISBN: 9789004232761
ISBN-10: 9004232761
Publisher: Brill
Publication Date: August 28th, 2012
Pages: 540
Language: English
Series: Studies in Critical Social Sciences