By Doug Hendrie
It’s globalised tradition – yet no longer as we all know it.
Fuelled by means of interest and wanderlust, reporter Doug Hendrie travels to the perimeters of our global to discover the main unforeseen – and weird – examples of cultural mash-ups, from the StarCraft videogame superstars of South Korea to the Clash-loving punks of Indonesia.
A whirlwind global journey via spectacular subcultures instructed with sophisticated humour, AmalgaNations selections up the place Louis Theroux leaves off.
‘We’re used to carting our trip discoveries domestic, yet as Doug Hendrie proves it’s a two-way exchange. rather whilst excessive tech, intercourse and magnificence take advantage of unforeseen converts.’ Tony Wheeler
‘Travelling isn’t as regards to the place you move yet what you do for those who get there: the place you glance, what you spot, who you meet and the questions you ask. Hendrie will get all this correct and extra in a booklet which doesn’t simply take us areas yet into what sounds like the long run - a destiny that's right here, now.’ Sophie Cunningham
‘Hendrie demanding situations stereotypes, celebrates modifications and exhibits that, at base, what makes us all human is our skill to creatively adapt to and have interaction with our more and more interconnected world.’ Damien Kingsbury
‘Doug Hendrie’s own and insightful account of the connections among the West and different cultures exposes hidden truths approximately our international village.’ Jacqueline Kent
‘From Ghana’s sorcery, scams and delicate- porn movie to homosexual strength within the Philippines ... Welcome to Doug Hendrie’s international travel of rebirthed cultures.’ Christopher Kremmer
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217. Registrum, IX, 67; IX, 83. The foundation’s Palermitan properties could be accounted for by the incorporation into the patrimony of the Valerii of the properties of the Maesii, an important family from western Sicily. Indeed, a sarcophagus attests the unions which existed between the two gentes: Bivona, “Panormo romana,” p. 267 and Livia Bivona, “Note sulla gens Maesia nella Sicilia occidentale,” in Philias Charin, Miscellanea di studi classici in onore di E. Manni (Rome, 1980), II, pp. 233–42.
It was a question of direct payments to those having rights to the fiscal resources required in the context of the annona. 79 The private foundations continued to pay their taxes, John P. Thomas, Private Religious Foundations in the Byzantine Empire, Dumbarton Oaks Studies 24 (Washington DC, 1987), p. 57, p. 73 and pp. 80–83. There are numerous instances in Sicily of properties held in common, with, as a consequence, a shared fiscal responsibility. 80 Antonino Salinas, “Sigilli diplomatici italo-greci,” Periodico di numismatica e sfragistica per la storia d’Italia 6 (1874), pp.
Jh,” Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik 67 (1987), 207–214. 59 The seal is in a very poor state of repair. Johann Peter Kirch, “Altchristliche Bleisiegel des Museo Nazionale zu Neapel,” Römische Quartalschrift für christliche Alterthumskunde und für Kirchengeschichte 6 (1892), p. 326. , “Bulles,” in Dictionnaire d’antiquités chrétiennes et de liturgie, II, p. 1342, fig. 1732. palermo in the eastern roman empire 21 Registrum regarding the survival of the curia. We must therefore proceed with care here.
AmalgaNations: How Globalisation is Good by Doug Hendrie