3 edition of Dutch Culture in a European Perspective 2: 1800 found in the catalog.
November 10, 2005
by Palgrave Macmillan
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||616|
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This book introduces teachers of middle school stu-dents and up to seventeenth-century Dutch culture and its early influence in North America. Three introductory chapters, “Profile of the Dutch Repub-lic,” “A Golden Age for the Arts,” and “Life in the City and Countryside,” provide an overview. Next. During the course of the 18th century the Dutch United East India Company (Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie, abbreviated VOC) had established itself as the dominating economic and political power on Java after the crumbling and collapse of the Mataram Dutch trading company had been a major power in Asian trade since the early s, but started to develop an interest to interfere.
Indian women performed what Europeans considered to be men’s work. But, from the Native American perspective, women’s roles reflected their own cultural emphases on reciprocity, balance, and autonomy. Most scholars agree that Native American women at the time of contact with Europeans had more authority and autonomy than did European women. Another topic is the influence of American popular culture, esp. in France and other European countries with the most contact with the USA, on concerns in replacing older local cultures. Perhaps the only helpful advice for Americans in this arena is not to start any political discussions in foreign countries, particularly in hotels, pubs.
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Sometimes I notice the Dutch like to make a mean joke about others, but are not so good at laughing at themselves. These are my only 2 challenges with Dutch culture, no emotional directness and not much ability to “take the piss out of themselves” have a good laugh or cry, then get on with it.
The rest of Dutch culture. And though this book doesn't specifically highlight any city (Amsterdam being the most famous and exemplifying the forward-thinking ideals of Dutch society), it provides an excellent in-depth look at a time when the Dutch became the 'Dutch', carving out their identity while defending themselves against the Spanish, French and by: The official language of the Netherlands is Standard Dutch.
This language is used in all official matters, by the media, and at schools and universities. Dutch closely resembles German in both syntax and spelling. It freely borrows words and technical terms from French and especially English.
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