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Globalization [electronic resource] : The Essentials.

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780470655603Publication details: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2011.ISBN:
  • 9781444393569
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Globalization : The EssentialsDDC classification:
  • 303.48/2
LOC classification:
  • JZ1318.R5835 2011
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Contents:
GLOBALIZATION: THE ESSENTIALS; CONTENTS; PREFACE; CHAPTER 1: Globalization: Conceptualization, Origins, and History; CHAPTER 2: Theorizing Globalization; CHAPTER 3: Structuring the Global Economy; CHAPTER 4: Global Economic Flows; CHAPTER 5: Global Political Structures and Processes; CHAPTER 6: High-Tech Global Flows and Structures: Technology, Media, and the Internet; CHAPTER 7: Global Culture and Cultural Flows; CHAPTER 8: Global Flows of Migrants; CHAPTER 9: Global Environmental Flows; CHAPTER 10: Negative Global Flows and Processes: Dangerous Imports, Diseases, Crime, Terrorism, War
CHAPTER 11: InequalityCHAPTER 12: Dealing with, Resisting, and the Future of, Globalization; GLOSSARY; INDEX;
Summary: Essentials of Globalization is a highly useful compact edition of the author's full-scale textbook, Globalization: A Basic Text. The Essentials is written in a style accessible to undergraduates, and draws on both academic and popular sources in its explanations. A highly useful compact version of Globalization: A Basic Text, which contains the all major areas in an accessible and affordable format for undergraduate studentsDevelops a unique perspective on globalization early in the book and uses it throughout to orient and organize discussion of a wide range of topics and parts of the worldIn
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GLOBALIZATION: THE ESSENTIALS; CONTENTS; PREFACE; CHAPTER 1: Globalization: Conceptualization, Origins, and History; CHAPTER 2: Theorizing Globalization; CHAPTER 3: Structuring the Global Economy; CHAPTER 4: Global Economic Flows; CHAPTER 5: Global Political Structures and Processes; CHAPTER 6: High-Tech Global Flows and Structures: Technology, Media, and the Internet; CHAPTER 7: Global Culture and Cultural Flows; CHAPTER 8: Global Flows of Migrants; CHAPTER 9: Global Environmental Flows; CHAPTER 10: Negative Global Flows and Processes: Dangerous Imports, Diseases, Crime, Terrorism, War

CHAPTER 11: InequalityCHAPTER 12: Dealing with, Resisting, and the Future of, Globalization; GLOSSARY; INDEX;

Essentials of Globalization is a highly useful compact edition of the author's full-scale textbook, Globalization: A Basic Text. The Essentials is written in a style accessible to undergraduates, and draws on both academic and popular sources in its explanations. A highly useful compact version of Globalization: A Basic Text, which contains the all major areas in an accessible and affordable format for undergraduate studentsDevelops a unique perspective on globalization early in the book and uses it throughout to orient and organize discussion of a wide range of topics and parts of the worldIn