The exchange between different cultures can not possibly be seen as a threat, when it is friendly. But I believe that the dissatisfaction with the overall architecture often depends on the quality of leadership.
Interview by Mario Baudino, Amartya Sen: "Think a West tolerant intolerance against Muslims is wrong and dangerous,", La Stampa, 30 January 2003
There are Muslims of all kinds. The idea of closing them into a single identity is wrong.Amartya Sen
[Globalization] has enriched the world scientifically and culturally and benefited many people economically as well.Amartya Sen
Opponents of globalisation may see it as a new folly, but it is neither particularly new, nor, in general, a folly.Amartya Sen