Benjamin_R._Barber
political scientist

Benjamin Barber

Benjamin Barber was a political scientist. He wrote books on politics and society, as well as a novel. He is best known for Jihad vs. McWorld (1995), in which he states that today’s world is torn apart by a conflict of two opposing forces which undermine democracy: globalization, capitalism and consumerism on the one hand and the traditional, religious response to these on the other. Barber was an advisor to Bill Clinton and taught at various universities.

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Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 30-31

Na 11 september. Eigentijdse en oneigentijdse beschouwingen
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 18

Raadselen
Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 16

Cultuur en politiek