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Us and Them in Modern Societies

Ethnicity and Nationalism in Mauritius, Trinidad and Beyond (Scandinavian University Press Publication)

by Thomas Hylland Eriksen

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Published by A Scandinavian University Press Publication .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Social classes,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences),
  • Sociology,
  • Mauritius,
  • Trinidad & Tobago,
  • Ethnicity,
  • Nationalism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBruce Kapferer (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9094012M
    ISBN 108200215504
    ISBN 109788200215509

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    "Us and Them" is a song by the English progressive rock band Pink Floyd, from their album The Dark Side of the Moon. The music was written by Richard Wright with lyrics by Roger is sung by David Gilmour, with harmonies by Wright. The song is 7 minutes and 51 seconds, the longest on the album. "Us and Them" was released as the second single from The Dark Side of the Moon in the. Modernization - Modernization - Modern society and world society: The Western experience of industrialization was the model for world industrialization. To become modern was to become something like Western industrial society. Non-Western societies were not always given much choice in the matter. As formal colonies or informal clients of Western powers, they often found themselves being.

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Eriksen is an honorary doctor at Stockholm University, a member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and an External Scientific Member of the Max Planck Society. He received the University of Oslo Research Prize in Selected works in English.

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