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About Nira Yuval-Davis
Professor Nira Yuval-Davis is the Director of the research centre on Migration, Refugees and Belonging at the University of East London and the leader of WP9 on intersectional everyday bordering of the EUBorderscapes research project.
Articles by Nira Yuval-Davis
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Phoebe Braithwaite is openDemocracy’s submissions editor.
No to TTIP
The meaning of the war is often presented in terms of a clash of civilisations. But this radical polarisation of the world is an example of the binary view that only increases conflict. Even the alternative UN formulation of a dialogue among civilisations reinforces the view that civilisations are separate and internally homogenous. What we need is a dialogical civilisation which seeks also the shared elements in our value systems.