Corruption by traffic police and bribe-taking among university lecturers in america and western europe is rare, for example and yet these are a fact of daily russian life, and endemic in the rest of the former soviet union as well. The west, while it still retains a margin of superiority over other states or even civilizations is not ascendant anymore this statement needs to be qualified.
According to emmott, the west is not geography, not history, but an idea, the idea of liberal democracy the idea that the west stands for has two components, namely, openness and equality. Part 3: the west vs the rest “here is how they destroyed their countries,” lamm said “first, turn america into a bilingual or multi lingual and bicultural country history shows that no nation can survive the tension, conflict and antagonism of two or more competing languages and cultures. Now the answer to your question, 'west versus the rest' is one of the clashes which will happen between the western civilization and all other civilizations this will happen because, as it is evident the western culture tries to impose itself upon all other cultures and tries to dominate them this desire of domination over other cultures will.
To be sure, asia's rapid growth and dynamism, almost certain to survive the ongoing crisis, signals the end of the unequal relationship between the rest and the west but a past of unequal dependence should lead not to a future of sullen or schadenfreude-soaked isolation. Excellence in these categories, ferguson says, may explain the west’s remarkable rise, but late in the 19th century “the rest,” especially japan, began to catch up in all but internal competition and representative government. The west and the rest by richard koch few things are less clear - or more important - than what the west's attitude should be to the rest of the world most of the policies tried in the last few.
Confrontation between the west and the non-west led by asia is the least likely scenario that will pan out why the reasons are obvious: a lot is at stake, especially for the non-west in the current dispensation and order. The west and the rest: discourse and power.
The discourse of “the west versus the rest” has certainly shaped attitudes and, hence, the realities of colonization and subsequent development of the world outside of europe the evidence of this is perhaps most striking in the americas. What does samuel p huntington mean by the west versus the rest 'west versus the rest' is one of the clashes which will happen between the western civilization and all other civilizations this will happen because, as it is evident the western culture tries to impose itself upon all other cultures and tries to dominate them.
Research explodes the myth of a 'west vs rest' cultural divide august 3, 2016, university of sussex a major international research project led by a university of sussex academic provides new evidence that the common belief in a cultural divide between the west and the rest of the world is little more than a myth.
The impact of the rest on the west is limited and transient the united states indeed suffers from huge financial difficulties, its worst-ever political gridlock, severe budgetary deficits, high unemployment and, not least, dismally low national morale.