Globalization Reader

Introduction to Global Studies
  • 400 Pages
  • 0.69 MB
  • 9291 Downloads
  • English

Routledge
Culture, Social Science, Sociology, International - Economics, International Relations - General, Sociology - General, Popular Culture - General, 1989-, Globalization, International Economic Relations, World pol
ContributionsDavid Dunkerley (Editor), John Benyon (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10208337M
ISBN 100415929210
ISBN 139780415929219

Thoroughly revised and updated, The Globalization Reader, Fourth Edition offers a provocative assessment of globalization by reviewing the current debates and ongoing research on the topic, providing readers with the most comprehensive introduction to globalization available today.

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It offers a provocative assessment of economic. Read. Write. Oxford. Using vibrant, challenging, and diverse selections, Globalization: A Reader for Writers invites students to explore what globalization means not just to their everyday lives but to the collective future of the world.

The writers, scholars, artists, journalists, and activists represented in this reader transcend globalization as a theme, challenging students to see /5(17).

The Globalization Reader makes sense of a term that has become an all-purpose catchword in contemporary debates. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated, with thirty new essays and a new section on anti-globalization movements/5. globalization, thus conveying its importance and complexity.

• Structure: Like its predecessors, this book is organized into sections covering many aspects of globalization, from theoretical to experiential, and from economic to cultural. • Issues: The Reader illustrates many issues related to globalization.

The Globalization Reader. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. keithdt. out of 5 stars Buy the 2nd Edition & Save $ Reviewed in the United States on Octo The 3rd edition is not greatly changed from the 2nd. Exactly 75% of the essays in the 3rd edition are in the 2nd edition (the Religion section is the most changed).Cited by: The Globalization Reader offers readings on an exciting range of new topics as well as retaining key globalization topics such as the experience of globalization, economic and political globalization, the role of media and religion in cultural globalization, women’s rights, environmentalism, global civil society, and the alternative.

The Globalization Reader makes sense of a term that has become an all-purpose catchword in contemporary debates. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated, with thirty new essays and a new section on anti-globalization movements.

The editors have replaced several abstract articles from the first edition with livelier, more accessible essays that reflect the 4/5(3). Completely revised and updated, the fifth edition of this well-regarded textbook charts key topics and recent research in globalization along with the latest complexities and controversies in the field.

Includes a new section on globalization and identity and new readings on global inequality, mental illness, structural violence, microfinance, blood diamonds, world citizenship, the global. Read. Write. Oxford. Using vibrant, challenging, and diverse selections, Globalization: A Reader for Writers invites students to explore what globalization means not just to their everyday lives but to the collective future of the world.

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Rodrik's intent was to provide a balanced look at these issues, but in the end, the book was decidedly anti-globalization, which leads to an anti-globalization slant in the Globalization Reader. Throughout the book, the authors provide subtle hints that they are biased against further globalization through their selection of material.

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