Nobility and Civility (Hardcover)

Asian Ideals of Leadership and the Common Good

By Wm Theodore de Bary

Harvard, 9780674015579, 272pp.

Publication Date: October 15, 2004

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Globalization has become an inescapable fact of contemporary life. Some leaders, in both the East and the West, believe that human rights are culture-bound and that liberal democracy is essentially Western, inapplicable to the non-Western world. How ca.