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The Resource Ancient and modern practices of citizenship in Asia and the West, edited by Gregory Bracken

Ancient and modern practices of citizenship in Asia and the West, edited by Gregory Bracken

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Ancient and modern practices of citizenship in Asia and the West
Title
Ancient and modern practices of citizenship in Asia and the West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gregory Bracken
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What does it mean to be a good citizen today? What are practices of citizenship? And what can we learn from the past about these practices to better engage in city life in the twenty-first century? Ancient and Modern Practices of Citizenship in Asia and the West: Care of the Self is a collection of papers that examine these questions. The contributors come from a variety of different disciplines, including architecture, urbanism, philosophy, and history, and their essays make comparative examinations of the practices of citizenship from the ancient world to the present day in both the East and the West. The papers? comparative approaches, between East and West, and ancient and modern, leads to a greater understanding of the challenges facing citizens in the urbanized twenty-first century, and by looking at past examples, suggests ways of addressing them. While the book's point of departure is philosophical, its key aim is to examine how philosophy can be applied to everyday life for the betterment of citizens in cities not just in Asia and the West but everywhere
Member of
Cataloging source
UkCbUP
Dewey number
303.482405
Index
index present
LC call number
CB251
LC item number
.A535 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Asian Cities
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East and West
  • Manners and customs
  • Citizenship
Label
Ancient and modern practices of citizenship in Asia and the West, edited by Gregory Bracken
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Publication
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Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 22 Feb 2021)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
CR9789048538317
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048538317
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Ancient and modern practices of citizenship in Asia and the West, edited by Gregory Bracken
Publication
Note
Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 22 Feb 2021)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
CR9789048538317
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789048538317
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote

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