Review of the Clash of Civilizations.

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After the collapse of the Soviet Union, many scholars predicted that the future of world and where nations would advance. Huntington's idea in ˜the clash of civilization' is a representative case among the various views on the new world and it caused lots of debates about the pros and cons of his thought. In the ˜clash of civilization,' Huntington argues that conflicts of contemporary world (after the end of Cold War) are not ideological nor economical but cultural and phenomenon such as confrontations and antagonisms among nations which are caused by clashes of different civilizations would rise remarkably. However, Said criticized that ˜the clash of civilization' is a creature of the imperative conception that the West should hold the hegemony of ˜new world order.' This essay, therefore, explores the theory of ˜the clash of civilization' and criticizes several points which are mentioned in it.

A civilization is the highest cultural grouping of people and the broadest level of cultural identity people have short that which distinguishes human from other species. It is defined both by common objectiv

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