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作者 Durst-Andersen, Per
書名 Mentality and Thought : North, South, East and West
出版項 Frederiksberg : Copenhagen Business School Press, 2010
©2010
國際標準書號 9788763099455 (electronic bk.)
9788763002318
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說明 1 online resource (247 pages)
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附註 Mentality and Thought -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- PART ONE Towards an Understanding of Mentality and Its Foundations -- Chapter 1 -- Dichotomies in the Concept of Culture -- Essentialist Culture -- The Emergence of "Mentality" -- History of Mentalities - Marc Bloch and Lucien Febvre -- Mentality - Trespassing the Class-Divided Society -- The Emergence of Inherent Problems -- Anthropology and Culture - A New Path -- The Concept of Mentality - An Answer? -- The Plea for Rethinking Culture -- References -- Chapter 2 -- New Experimental Results -- "New" Linguistic Data -- The Linguistic Sign as a Trichotomic Phenomenon -- The Function of Grammar -- The Three Linguistic Supertypes -- Why Language is so Important -- Concluding Remarks -- References -- PART TWO Fundamentals of Mentality -- Chapter 3 -- Religion or Science? -- Perennial Philosophy -- Cultural Core Mentality and the Understanding of Science and Religion -- The State Funeral of Maharashi Mahes Yogi -- Indian Mentality Absorbing the Modern -- The Aryan Invasion of India -- The Vedic Tradition -- The Influence of Indian Vedic Mentality on American Philosophy -- The Influence of Indian Culture on the West -- Perennial Philosophy and Advaita Vedanta -- Concluding Remarks -- References -- Endnotes -- Chapter 4 -- The Origins -- Antiquity -- The Middle Ages -- 18th Century Theorists: From Social to Mental Pattern -- The French Revolution of 1789 -- Modern Times -- Conclusion -- References -- PART THREE Area Studies in Mentality -- Chapter 5 -- The Economic Order -- Perceptions About Own Country -- Culture and Values -- Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 6 -- The Study of Arabs -- The Arab Mind -- Orientalism -- Final Remarks -- References -- Endnotes -- Chapter 7 -- Mentality, Discourse, Imaginary -- Utopian Discourse, Politics and Community
Utopian Discourse In and Around Latin America -- Utopian Discourse in Latin America Today -- Conclusion -- References -- Endnotes -- Chapter 8 -- From "Franco-Universalism"... -- ... to "Franco-Diversity" -- Representations as Cultural Transfer -- References -- Endnotes -- PART FOUR National Studies in Mentality -- Chapter 9 -- Weather Forecasts and Language Investigations -- Personal Deixis -- Linguistic Supertypes -- Modality -- Intermediate Remarks -- Mentality or Culture -- References -- Endnotes -- Chapter 10 -- Conclusions -- References -- Endnotes -- Chapter 11 -- The Role of Ideology in American Foreign Policy -- The "Errand in the Wilderness" -- America as Not-Europe -- Expansion as "Manifest Destiny" -- The Rebirth of Innocence in "The Age of Imperialism" -- Redeemer Nation -- Endnotes -- Chapter 12 -- Background of Chinese Philosophy -- Conclusion -- References -- Chapter 13 -- Do "the Germans" Exist? -- Traditions -- Lessons From the Past -- The Long Shadows of the Third Reich -- East Germany and German Unification -- Endnotes
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Durst-Andersen, Per Mentality and Thought : North, South, East and West Frederiksberg : Copenhagen Business School Press,c2010 9788763002318
主題 Thought and thinking -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.;Cognition -- Cross-cultural studies -- Congresses.;Psycholinguistics -- Congresses
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