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date: 21 November 2019

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This article discusses the clash of values across civilizations and presents some illustrative examples of how key value dimensions compare across global regions. Seven substantive topics are discussed in this article, namely: happiness, the basic value configuration of the world, the role of government, globalization and confidence in democratic institutions, social capital, regional identity, and religiosity.

Keywords: clash of values, key value dimensions, global regions, basic value configuration, globalization and confidence, happiness, role of government, religiosity, social capital, regional identity

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