Dialogue and Partnership of Civilizations

The main distinguishing feature of this century just in is a shift from confrontation, conflict and clashes of states and civilizations of the industrial age to their dialogue and partnership as the basis of the system to overcome a cluster of the global crises and formation of integral society of the 21st century.

In this educational book this new for understanding of the modern world finding is fully grounded on the basis of disclosure of the nature and regularities in the dynamics of civilizations, their interaction on different turns of the spiral of history, research into the cluster of global crises of the late 20th – early 21st centuries, which can be overcome only by the united efforts of humanity based on dialogue and partnership of civilizations and the major powers.

The authors focus on specific directions, institutions and mechanisms for strategy, dialogue and partnership of civilizations on the ways of the establishing noosphere energy-ecological mode of production and consumption, a new model of demographic dynamics, formation of the post-industrial technological mode of production, integral economic and socio-cultural order, a multi-polar world order based on dialogue and partnership of civilizations.

This educational book is intended for use at the humanitarian universities, Open University for Dialogue among Civilizations as well as it will be very useful for scientists and educators, political and public figures, businessmen and figures of culture, and most importantly – to the leaders of the new generation, on which rests the burden and responsibility to adopt and implement strategic decisions for the adequate response to the new challenges of the 21st century.