Archive for August, 2007

Book Excerpts

Posted in Food for Thought on August 2, 2007 by danweltsch

Here is a link to a page from a site called ThinkingPeace.com. It led me to this particular book, World on Fire by Amy Chua, which is an eye-opening look at how emerging globalization and emerging democracy around the world can and has led to violence and xenophobia as ethnic minorities that control economies of many nations, such as the Chinese in Indonesia, or whites in Zimbabwe, become scapegoats for the problems of the nations’ majority populations.