Challenging the Aid Paradigm: Western Currents and Asian by J. Sörensen

By J. Sörensen

Tough the rising relief Paradigm severely examines important points of Western overseas reduction coverage, whereas whilst exploring non-western specifically chinese language reduction and assesses to what quantity those will be aggressive or complementary.

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192). Even the tolerance that liberalism’s impoverished experience of the unfamiliar supports is fickle and shallow. If the life concerned fails to make the right choices, tolerance can easily become intolerance. Unfortunately, the dominance of the security mentality today is reinforcing an increasingly narrow experience of life (Hörnqvist, 2004). The war on terrorism, for example, in over-riding civil liberties to protect mass consumer society, has curtailed rights to movement, association and expression.

Frontiers present themselves in many different forms. For example, there are the fixed and mutually recognised borders of countries; at the same time, frontiers can be fluid or spatial, as with a shifting line of conquest and exchange, capable of advancing and retreating in time as a moving politico-cultural ‘sphere of influence’. Samuel Huntington describes such a frontier in the fourteen-hundredyear history of the constant ebbing and flowing over the countries, regions and peoples of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East of the politico-cultural border between Christianity and Islam (Huntington, 1993, 7).

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