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Jews, confucians, and protestants : cultural capital and the end of multiculturalism
Harrison, Lawrence E
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2013]
Cultural Capital Defined -- Why Jews, Confucians, and Protestants? -- Jews -- Confucians -- Protestants -- Other High Achievers I: Basques and Sikhs -- Other High Achievers II: Mormons and Ismailis -- Catholic Latin America -- Latino Immigration into the United States -- African Americans -- What to Do.

"Multiculturalism--the belief that no culture is better or worse than any other; it is merely different--has come to dominate Western intellectual thought and to serve as a guide to domestic and foreign policy and development aid. But what if multiculturalism itself is flawed? What if some cultures are more prone to progress than others and more successful at creating the cultural capital that encourages democratic governance, social justice for all, and the elimination of poverty? In Jews, Confucians, and Protestants: Cultural Capital and the End of Multiculturalism, Lawrence E. Harrison takes the politically incorrect stand that all cultures are not created equal. Analyzing the performance of 117 countries, grouped by predominant religion, Harrison argues for the superiority of those cultures that emphasize Jewish, Confucian, and Protestant values. A concluding chapter outlines ways in which cultural change may substantially transform societies within a generation."--Publisher's website.
Baker Berry GN358 .H38 2013

Explorers and entrepreneurs behind the camera : the stories behind the pictures and photographs from the image archive of the Ibero-American Institute
Gregor Wolff (ed.)
Berlin, [Germany] : Ibero-Amerikanisches Institut, 2015
Baker Berry GN347 .E87 2015

Neue Forschungen zum frühen Christentum in den Balkanländern
Renate Johanna Pillinger (Hrsg.) ; Redaktion: Elisabeth Lässig, Siana Ivova Pressler
Wien : Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, [2015]
Baker Berry GN845 .B28 N48 2015

Análisis de los procesos de uso de artefactos líticos en sociedades cazadoras-recolectoras : ocupaciones correspondientes a la transición Pleistoceno/Holoceno, Meseta Central de Santa Cruz
Cueto, Manuel E
Oxford : British Archaeological Reports Ltd, 2015
Baker Berry GN434 .C84 2015

Pueblos indigenas en Latinoamérica : incorporacion, conflicto, ciudadania y representacion siglo XIX
Leticia Reina, coordinadora
Mexico : Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia, 2015
Baker Berry GN562 .P84 2015

Fluvial processes in the Pleistocene of northern Europe
Zhu, Wei
Oxford : British Archaeological Reports Ltd, 2016
Baker Berry GN772.2.A1 C48 2016

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