Analyzing the relationship between globalization and cultures is the core objective of this volume. In it leading experts track cultural trends in all regions of the world, covering issues ranging from the role of cultural difference in politics and governance to heritage conservation, artistic expression, and the cultural industries. The book also includes a data section that consolidates the recently commenced but still inchoate work of cultural indicators.
- Identity Values
- Economic Values
- Social Values
- Political Values
- Religious Values
- Religious Institutions
–geographical groups – nationality + pride – nationality / religion / locality / race / continent
1a. GEOGRAPHIC IDENTITIES BY PLACE SIZE
1b. GEOGRAPHIC IDENTITIES BY AGE
2. HOW PROUD ARE YOU OF YOUR NATIONALITY?
3. ARE YOU BEST DESCRIBED BY CONTINENT / RACE / LOCALITY / NATIONALITY / RELIGION?
–post materialist + materialist values – competition – work attitude – government versus private sector
–work versus leisure – welfare state – income – governmental ownership
1. POST MATERIALIST < > MATERIALIST
2. COMPETITION AT WORK
3. WORK ATTITUDE
4. GOVERNMENT < > PRIVATE SECTOR
5. ATTITUDE: WORK + LEISURE
6. WELFARE < > TAXES
7. INCOME EQUALITY
–most people can be trusted – tolerance is an important value – importance of family, ...