Globalization A Very Short Introduction

Written By Manfred Steger
Globalization  A Very Short Introduction
  • Publsiher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 04 April 2013
  • ISBN : 0199662665
  • Pages : 151 pages
  • Rating : 3/5 from 1 reviews
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Globalization A Very Short Introduction

Globalization  A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Manfred Steger
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-04-04
  • Total pages : 151
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : Explores globalization from economic, political, cultural, ideological, and environmental perspectives, discussing the major causes and consequences of globalization and whether it is a good or bad phenomenon....

Dictionary of Globalization

Dictionary of Globalization
  • Author : Andrew Jones
  • Publisher : Polity
  • Release Date : 2006-09-07
  • Total pages : 258
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : Provides an overview of the contemporary globalization debate, bringing together the disparate elements of an ever-growing literature. This dictionary comprises an A-Z of entries covering various aspects of the globalization debate from 9/11 to Zapatistas, and more. It is aimed at students, researchers, policy-makers and others....

The Next Great Globalization

The Next Great Globalization
  • Author : Frederic S. Mishkin
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-01-23
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : Many prominent critics regard the international financial system as the dark side of globalisation, threatening disadvantaged nations near and far. This text argues the opposite: that financial globalisation today is essential for poor nations to become rich....

Globalization and Feminist Activism

Globalization and Feminist Activism
  • Author : M. E. Hawkesworth
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 219
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : In this comprehensive overview, Mary E. Hawkesworth explores transnational feminist efforts to produce a more just global order. Arguing that globalization is a feminist issue, she considers how social, economic, and political inequalities between men and women of different races, classes, ethnicities, and nationalities have been produced and contested over ...

Rethinking Globalization

Rethinking Globalization
  • Author : Bill Bigelow,Bob Peterson
  • Publisher : Rethinking Schools
  • Release Date : 2002-01-01
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : Presents lessons and activities covering the topics of social justice and globalization....

Globalization and Development

Globalization and Development
  • Author : Nezameddin Faghih
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-04-25
  • Total pages : 438
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : This book presents economic and socio-cultural perspectives on globalization from emerging markets. It explores the links between globalization and development, and reveals the dynamics, strengths and weaknesses, trends in and implications of globalization in emerging market economies. Gathering papers by leading experts in the field, it shares essential insights into ...

Globalization in World History

Globalization in World History
  • Author : Peter N. Stearns
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009-10-20
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : The idea of globalization is currently inescapable, though the term and the theory attached date back only to the 1990s. History helps clarify where globalization comes from, how it relates to broad processes of change, and why it rouses controversy. In Globalization in World History, Peter N. Stearns argues that ...

The Ages of Globalization

The Ages of Globalization
  • Author : Jeffrey D. Sachs
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-02
  • Total pages : 262
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : Today’s most urgent problems are fundamentally global. They require nothing less than concerted, planetwide action if we are to secure a long-term future. But humanity’s story has always been on a global scale. In this book, Jeffrey D. Sachs, renowned economist and expert on sustainable development, turns to ...

Making Globalization Work

Making Globalization Work
  • Author : Joseph E. Stiglitz
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2007-09-17
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : The Nobel Prize-winning economist and leading critic of globalization offers a fresh new approach to the issue that explains how to restructure an unstable global financial system, how nations can grow economically without damaging the environment, and how to devise a framework for free and fair global trade. Reprint. 25,000 first ...

The Globalization and Development Reader

The Globalization and Development Reader
  • Author : J. Timmons Roberts,Amy Bellone Hite,Nitsan Chorev
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-12-31
  • Total pages : 632
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : This revised and updated second edition of The Globalization and Development Reader builds on the considerable success of a first edition that has been used around the world. It combines selected readings and editorial material to provide a coherent text with global coverage, reflecting new theoretical and empirical developments. Main ...

Globalization and Development

Globalization and Development
  • Author : A. Elson
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2013-12-10
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : Comparing the experience of East Asia and Latin America since the mid-1970s, Elson identifies the key internal factors common to each region which have allowed East Asia to take advantage of the trade, financial, and technological impact of a more globalized economy to support its development, while Latin America ...

The Globalization of World Politics

The Globalization of World Politics
  • Author : John Baylis,Steve Smith,Patricia Owens
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 596
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : This title provides an introduction to international relations (IR), supporting over 300,000 students taking their first steps in IR and beyond....

Culture Society Economy

Culture  Society  Economy
  • Author : Don Robotham
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2005-02-22
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : 'Robotham offers here a clear-headed exposé of the limits of classical liberalism in the face of world production today. His theme is both urgent and iconoclastic. There is an unusual clarity about the exposition and a drive that comes from passionate engagement combined with long experience, reading and reflection' - ...

Crimes of Globalization

Crimes of Globalization
  • Author : Dawn Rothe,David O. Friedrichs
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-07-11
  • Total pages : 136
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : This book addresses immensely consequential crimes in the world today that, to date, have been almost wholly neglected by students of crime and criminal justice: crimes of globalization. This term refers to the hugely harmful consequences of the policies and practices of international financial institutions – principally in the global South. ...

Globalization

Globalization
  • Author : Robert Went
  • Publisher : Pluto Press
  • Release Date : 2000-08-20
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 0199662665
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Summary : Putting globalization into a historical perspective, Went convincingly demonstrates that it is not an unavoidable process, but one that the Left can successfully mobilise against....