The Resource Mahalla : traditional institution in Tajikistan and civil society in the West, Saidbek Goziev

Mahalla : traditional institution in Tajikistan and civil society in the West, Saidbek Goziev

Label
Mahalla : traditional institution in Tajikistan and civil society in the West
Title
Mahalla
Title remainder
traditional institution in Tajikistan and civil society in the West
Statement of responsibility
Saidbek Goziev
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The guiding theme of the book is a traditional institution of Tajik culture: mahalla - neighborhood. For centuries it has sustained the existence of Tajik culture, and in times of the greatest religious persecution in the USSR it has helped Islam to survive. In this book the author does not limit himself to the description of mahalla and the explanation of its social functions; a significant part of the book is constituted by a comparison of mahalla with the concept of civil society existing in contemporary Western culture. For this reason, the book examines differences between Eastern and Wes
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.09586
Index
no index present
LC call number
HN670.25.A8
LC item number
G69 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in social sciences, philosophy and history of ideas,
Series volume
Volume 7
Label
Mahalla : traditional institution in Tajikistan and civil society in the West, Saidbek Goziev
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The cultural differences between East and the West : (western individualism versus eastern spirit of community) -- Mahalla -- Theories of civil society in western social science -- Can mahalla be considered as counterpart to western civil society? -- Bibliography -- Appendix
Control code
ocn903206920
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1 edition
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783653043457
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b34300168
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)903206920
  • pebcs365304345X

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