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Cultural Observatories

  • By: Yudhishthir Raj Isar
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Although cultural observatories—entities that collect and monitor information on culture—are largely national and regional, there are also some efforts to develop global cultural observatories. An observatory, in the primary sense of the word, is a body that observes, measures, and ...

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