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By Lorenzo C. Simpson

ISBN-10: 0415916372

ISBN-13: 9780415916370

ISBN-10: 0415916380

ISBN-13: 9780415916387

As humanity turns into more and more interconnected via globalization, the query of even if neighborhood is feasible inside culturally varied societies has lower back as a central challenge for modern concept. Lorenzo Simpson fees that the present dialogue is caught at an impasse-between postmodernism's fragmented notions of cultural distinction and humanism's homogeneous models of group. Simpson proposes an alternative-one that bridges cultural adjustments with no erasing them. He argues that we needs to identify universal aesthetic and moral criteria incorporating sensitivity to distinction if we're to accomplish cross-cultural understanding.

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