Post Tagged with: "Samuel P. Huntington"

A Border Patrol agent on June 17, 2006, passes new vehicle barriers built by members of the 133rd Engineer Company, Wyoming National Guard, on the border with Mexico south of Deming, N.M. In Operation Jump Start, 6,000 National Guard troops are scheduled to help Border Patrol agents secure the border in four states. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jim Greenhill) (Released)

Civilizations, Political Systems and Power Politics: A Critique of Huntington’s ‘Clash of Civilizations’

What we are seeing along the most conflictual of the civilizational fault lines is not so much a civilizational conflict as a conflict over alternative political systems.

The ‘Clash of Civilizations’ in International Law

The ‘Clash of Civilizations’ in International Law

International law remains an under-researched topic in the literature on Huntington’s ‘clash of civilizations’. This is remarkable since international law itself was born out of such a clash.

Clashing Civilizations: A Toynbeean Response to Huntington

Clashing Civilizations: A Toynbeean Response to Huntington

Toynbee draws attention away from Huntington’s account, pointing to the role played by political actors in borrowing, appropriating, and manipulating ‘foreign’ concepts.

Advance Preview: The ‘Clash of Civilizations’ 25 Years On

Advance Preview: The ‘Clash of Civilizations’ 25 Years On

This book examines the validity of Huntington’s thesis for the understanding of international affairs and international law in contemporary world politics and discusses its relevance in the public debate.

Revisiting the Clash of Civilizations Thesis After 9/11

Revisiting the Clash of Civilizations Thesis After 9/11

Afghans believing in the Taliban/al-Qaida discourse will succumb to the intellectual insights of Huntington’s thesis which endorses the same worldview in a reverse guise.

Modern troops silhouette against sunset sky  in Middle East

Open Access Book – Understanding Post-9/11 Afghanistan: A Critical Insight into Huntington’s Civilizational Approach

A post-Islamic humanist discourse has the potential to carve the way for peace in post-9/11 Afghanistan and vindicate Islam of its denigration in the contemporary world.

Call for Papers – The Clash of Civilizations: Twenty-Five Years On

Call for Papers – The Clash of Civilizations: Twenty-Five Years On

In view of the 25th anniversary of ‘The Clash of Civilizations?’, E-IR invites authors to submit abstracts for an edited collection appraising Huntington’s ideas.

Civilisations and International Society

Civilisations and International Society

The most powerful societies have not come under sustained pressure to construct an international society that does justice to different cultures or civilisations.

Edited Collection – Huntington’s Clash of Civilizations Twenty Years On

Edited Collection – Huntington’s Clash of Civilizations Twenty Years On

A free download compiled from E-IR’s coverage of the twentieth anniversary of Samuel P. Huntington’s hotly debated 1993 Foreign Affairs article.

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