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O kvalitě mého oblíbeného časopisu NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC svědčí nejen historie od roku 1888, ale hlavně miliony předplatitelů po celém světě. Nejde tedy o recenze, ale spíše o připomenutí jednotlivých čísel.

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August 1999, Vol. 196, No. 2


Global Culture
Many Marilyn look-alikes oversee a New York ad agency consultation, while another faux Monroe oversees a jungle -as Western pop seems everywhere to overrun local cultures.
By Joel. L. Swerdlow

Goods move. People move. Ideas move. And cultures change.
By Erla Zwingle

Tale of Three Cities
By Joel. L. Swerdlow
The test of civilization is the power of drawing the most benefit out od cities.

Vanishing Cultures
By By Wade Davis
The issue is whether ancient cultures will be free to change on their own terms.

Italy´s endangered Art
By Erla Zwingle
A nation of art lovers finds new ways-and wil-to save its priceless legacy.

The Power of Writing
By Joel. L. Swerdlow
A logo designed for Nike atletic shoes also proved less then permanent. Muslims objected to the stylized word "Air," which they felt resembled "Allah" in arabic script and was disrespectful when used on shoes. Nike apologized, calling the design an innocent mistake and pulling the shoes from distribution.
No keyboards clack as deadline approaches at the Daily Tej Delhi, India. Editor Peter Masih reads English-language news stories from wire service and rewrites them in Urdu. Calligraphers copy his translations into the artful script of the language spoken by 37 million Indians. Pasted up, the stories are photographed for printing on an offset press.
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