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Published by Paragon House, Professors World Peace Academy in [New York], St. Paul, Minn .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.

Subjects:

  • Democracy -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries -- Politics and government.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Dennis Austin.
SeriesWorld social systems.
ContributionsAustin, Dennis, 1922-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJF60 .L53 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 224 p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1702106M
ISBN 100943852986, 0943852994
LC Control Number92003014

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Ikenberry, the Albert G. Milbank Professor of Politics and International Affairs, is one of the foremost scholars on liberal internationalism - a policy doctrine first set forth by Woodrow Wilson that calls on liberal states to build a non-violent and collaborative world order based on capitalism and democracy. Aug 14,  · Many people assume that Islam is fundamentally incompatible with Western liberalism, in a way that Christianity is not. The idea is that Muslims—not just Islam—have illiberal views on the subjects of religious tolerance, women, and homosexuality. The book is also realistic in admitting that despite the presence of nascent democratic institutions, it might not be necessary that all countries of East will necessary move from illiberal regimes to hybrid to non-western democracy and eventually to a liberal regime. There are instances in the book where it seems that too much leeway is being. Oct 14,  · It should be no surprise that religion in the non-western world has failed to disappear under the juggernaut of industrial capitalism, or that liberal democracy finds its most dedicated saboteurs.