7 edition of Globalization found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 318-348) and index
|Statement||Jan Aart Scholte|
|LC Classifications||JZ1318 .S36 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 361 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||361|
|ISBN 10||031223631X, 0312236328|
|LC Control Number||00055675|
However, arguing that variation is as characteristic of globalization as standardization, the book stresses the necessity for a bottom-up, comparative analysis. Distinguishing between the cultural, political, economic and ecological aspects of globalization, the book highlights the implications of globalization for people's everyday lives. 'Globalization' has become one of the defining buzzwords of our time - a term that describes a variety of accelerating economic, political, cultural, ideological, and environmental processes that are rapidly altering our experience of the world. It is by its nature a dynamic topic. This Very Short Introduction has been fully updated for a fourth edition, to include recent developments in. Globalization is an elimination of barriers to trade, communication, and cultural exchange. The theory behind globalization is that worldwide openness will promote the inherent wealth of all nations. While most Americans only began paying attention to globalization with the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) debates in In reality.
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Joseph E. Stiglitz. On to the twenty-first century. Nobel Laureate Joe Stiglitz published Globalization and its Discontents in Tell us about it please. Joe Stigiltz’s Globalization and its Discontents is a book that anyone looking for a rounded set of perspectives on globalization should read.
Joe Stiglitz has been one of the world’s leading economic theorists since the s. Globalization largely refers to the movement toward an integrated global economy, marked by the free exchange of goods and capital.
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Steger For many scholars and political activists, “globalization” encompasses a variety of economic, political, cultural, ideological, and environmental practices that have accelerated in the last few decades/5. His most recent coauthored book is The Myth of the Global Corporation (Princeton University Press, ).
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Globalisation is a term usually used to describe intercontinental economic, social and political; integration.
This book gives a general overview of the concept of globalisation. It also attempts to define globalism in relation to globalisation. Globalism is employed in this book to describe networks of interdependence functioning at multi-continental distances.4/5(2).
Globalization and Its Discontents is a book published in by the Nobel laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz. The book draws on Stiglitz's personal experience as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers under Bill Clinton from and chief economist at the World Bank from Author: Joseph E. Stiglitz.
Globalization Studies and Editor-in-Chief of the journal Age of Globalization (in Russian). His academic interests are connected with the analysis of problems of globalization and modernization.
His published research includes topics such as forecasting world political change, social. For many scholars and political activists, “globalization” encompasses a variety of economic, political, cultural, ideological, and environmental practices that have accelerated in the last few decades.
Manfred Steger presents globalization in plain, readable English as a multifaceted system encompassing global, regional, and local aspects of social life. List of books about globalization, including jacket cover images when applicable.
All books on globalization are cataloged here by their prominence. This well-researched globalization bibliography includes out of print titles and generally contains the most popular, famous, or otherwise notable.
This book is an introduction to globalization as an evolving phenomenon with shifting conceptual boundaries/5(14).
Jul 25, · Globalization is a term used to describe how trade and technology have made the world into a more connected and interdependent place. Globalization also captures in its scope the economic and social changes that have come about as a result.
The book is well written and well read and fulfills its mission of giving an introduction to the multifaceted reality of globalization. The author is a university professor who analyzes globalization from the vantage point of understanding a developing and increasingly complex academic subject.
Issues of globalization and political economy are tackled by economists, political scientists, and sociologists, among others. Civil society, transnational issue networks, and cultural identity and change are studied intensively by almost all of these disciplines.
Globalization is a process of interaction and integration among people, businesses, institutions, and governments of different countries in many aspects surrounding human lives.
It is not a threat to sovereignty or a form of Westernization. This book discusses international economics and globalization, explores global business strategies, deliberates business ethics and corporate social.
A book which I found balanced, informative, and well-written is Why Globalization Works by FT editor Martin Wolf. It was selected as a Book of the Year by the Economist, which writes: > The fullest and most sophisticated case yet for globali.
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This book is a high quality resource, and ideal for Access to HE, foundation degree or undergraduate courses.
It examines many of the key areas of Globalisation; exploring identity, technology, education, governance and democracy. Feb 19, · Globalization and a Brave New World Reprised 8. Debating Globalization 9.
Globalization Is Good for the World Lui Hebron 9. Globalization Is an Unrealistic Hope John Stack 9. Plan of the Book Key Terms Five Questions to Consider Further Readings Notes Chapter 2 Conceptual Perspectives on Globalization Introduction Price: $ Globalization September 26, · “Liberty is not the power of doing what we like, but the right of being able to do what we ought.” ––Lord Acton FACTS The EU has requested that Apple Inc.
pay € billion to the Irish Treasury, citing back taxes unpaid during the past 10 years as the reason behind tecknoquestllc.comers: K. The Swedish journalist Thomas Larsson, in his book ”The Race to the Top: The Real Story of Globalization”, says that globalization "is the process of the shrinking of the world, the shortening of distances, and the closeness of things.
It allows the increased 4 Hopkins, A.G. (ed.). Globalization in World History. London: Norton, pp. Pages in category "Books about globalization" The following 67 pages are in this category, out of 67 total.
This list may not reflect recent changes (). Globalization is the spread of products, investment, and technology across national borders and cultures. In economic terms, it describes the loosening of barriers to international trade. Rethinking Globalizations. Disintegrative Tendencies in Global Political Economy of tendencies towards uncritically celebrating resistance and the need for critical appraisal within the literature on globalization and contestation.
This book provides a conceptual history of global civil society and a critical examination of the politics of. These principles, set out in my book The Laws of Globalization, can be very helpful for strategy making—if they can be counted on to apply in the future.
Given surging protectionist sentiments. The first half of this introduction will look at the sociology of globalization and themes of the book.
The second half will discuss the concept of globalization. The Sociology of Globalization Globalization may appear a macro phenomenon and distant, not the same as. Rethinking Globalization offers an extensive collection of readings and source material on critical global issues.
Through numerous role plays, interviews, poems, stories, background readings, cartoons, and hands-on teaching activities, the book offers a memorable introduction to the forces that are shaping the future of our world.
Jun 24, · Globalization is the process of increased interconnectedness among countries most notably in the areas of economics, politics, and culture. McDonald's in Japan, French films being played in Minneapolis, and the United Nations are all representations of globalization.
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The book draws on a life-time of deep research while engaging vibrantly with a /5(10). globalization. “If globalization is a river, we must build dams to generate power” One final area of common ground: most participants in the dialogues believed that solutions were possible, and many were already actively seeking or promoting them.
Whatever the negatives of. Mar 01, · This book therefore was unique in treating with serious scholarship and a sympathetic attitude the true concerns that animated and agitated the many critics of globalization. This Month in. Aug 01, · Anyone prepared to move beyond the seductiveness of libertarian ideology will find Globalization as eloquent a summation of the problem as they are likely to encounter tecknoquestllc.com Ehrenhalt, Wilson Quarterly Utilizing the works of philosophers, historians, architects, and theoreticians, British sociologist Zygmunt Bauman takes a hard look at the history, ethics, and economic and social.
Barriers to Globalization Globalization is built on open markets but progress to a global market economy is not always smooth. National governments are expected to protect and develop their economies - Selection from Globalization [Book].
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A good but biased book This books raises interesting points that really should be part of any discussion about globalization, but it is ultimately a biased book. This anti-globalization bias can be seen all over the book, but becomes quite apparent on chapter 7.
globalization lobby argues that globalization brings about much increased opportunities for almost everyone, and increased competition is a good thing since it makes agents of production more efficient. But the other ones i.e. the anti-globalization group argues that.
Defining “Globalization” The term “globalization” is most commonly used today to refer to a specific economic phenomenon—the emergence, in the s, of a single world market, dominated by multinational companies - Selection from Globalization [Book]. Meeting Globalization’s Challenges draws on new research to examine the channels through which international trade and the diffusion of technology have enhanced the wealth of nations while also producing unequal benefits within and across countries.
The book provides needed perspectives on the complex interplay of trade, deindustrialization.Definition. Globalization is the process of integrating the economy of the country with the world economy.
Through the globalization process, organizations develop influences at the international level and operate on an international scale.Globalization: undoubtedly the megatrend of our time.
The Internet facilitates the flow of information, money and goods all around the globe. Emerging nations, particularly China, reveal the flipside of globalization to Western countries. Read these summaries to keep up-to-date on this topic.