The Gaze of the West and Framings of the East

  • Shanta Nair-Venugopal

Part of the Frontiers of Globalization Series book series (FOG)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Sighting the Terrain

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Shanta Nair-Venugopal
      Pages 3-25
  3. Negotiating Territory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 27-27
    2. Shanta Nair-Venugopal
      Pages 29-44
    3. Shanta Nair Venugopal, Lim Kim Hui
      Pages 60-76
  4. The Gaze of the West

  5. Observations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 233-233
    2. Shanta Nair-Venugopal
      Pages 235-250

About this book


This volume explores Western attitudes towards the phenomenon of Easternization, drawing upon Eastern perspectives and examining the impact upon contemporary culture to argue that Easternization is another type of globalization.


community culture globalization philosophy religion sociology Tradition

Editors and affiliations

  • Shanta Nair-Venugopal
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Occidental StudiesNational University of Malaysia/Universiti Kebangsaan MalaysiaMalaysia

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