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the total product of human creativity and intellect

enlightenment and excellent taste resulting from intellectual development

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a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., with complex legal and political and religious organizations)

the social process whereby societies achieve an advanced stage of development and organization

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the quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste

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EMERGENCIES: When a civilization grows too powerful, other civilizations can join a pact against the threatening civilization and earn rewards, or penalties, when the Emergency ends.
Synthetization supposes pure language of civilization is a categorical mistake.
KARACHI -- Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, Karachi Business Administration and Social Sciences Faculty launched a series of lectures on Indus Valley civilization to create awareness among the young students about historical fact of this subcontinent in which they are living.
His Excellency added that when we talk about civilization, we then talk about the centers of Intellectual and humanitarian power which Allah created in humans, and made it the source of goodness to build the earth.
The nations not valuing their civilizations, lag behind in the world, he said while addressing the oath-taking ceremony of the newly elected body of the Society of Civilization Pakistan (SCP) here.
Huntington did not set out to give offense, but The Clash of Civilizations, in particular, was misinterpreted by certain critics as a brief for pre-emptive war and demonizing other peoples.
Synopsis: "A History of Civilization in 50 Disasters" explores history through a series of thematically linked stories.
It's not the end of history as Fukuyama argues, nor a clash of civilizations as Huntington believes .
and is a Domination match that a civilization can only win by destroying other civilizations which pretty much ensures that the endgame will see widespread nuclear devastation.
The emergence of a new form of society -- with new architecture, with new rituals -- became really the important basis for all later Mesoamerican civilizations.
The emergence of a new form of society - with new architecture, with new rituals - became really the important basis for all later Mesoamerican civilizations.
March 22 2012 (TUR) -- Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Besir Atalay said Thursday that they believed the Alliance of Civilizations project needed to be revitalized.
Historical scholarship, including knowledge of the West's interactions with other civilizations and cultures, has progressed.
It cultivated the virtues of courage, loyalty, and obedience; it created solid groups and a method for enlarging the area of these groups, all of which were indispensable to the creation of the civilizations which followed.
The author refers to clashes of civilizations due to differences in "blood and belief, faith and family.