Dialogue among Civilizations
November 6-8,2003,Nanjing Normal University
The first International Forum on World Civilizations was held on the campus of Nanjing Normal University from November 6th to 8th. Over 60 scholars from U.S., Canada, Russia, Germany, Italy, India, ROK, Iran, Macau SAR (China) and China participated.
Theme of the Forum: "Dialogue among Civilizations"
Focus of the Discussions:
- Civilization Theory;
- Dialogue and Communication among Civilizations via Differences;
- The Role of Culture in International Relations and International Politics;
- Urban Civilization Construction in Nanjing, Macau and other Metropolitan Areas;
- Issues of Unbalanced Development among Regional Civilizations.