The major themes and conclusions from the first edition are intact, but in response to questions from readers and students around the world, the second edition now includes:
- Updates on the people, businesses, and politics involved in the production of the T-shirt.
- Discussions of environmental issues related to both international trade and the T-shirt's life story.
- A look at the maturing of the anti-globalization movement, and the recent shift in public opinion against internationalism.
Keywords: global markets, politics of globalization, business and environmental impact, cost of globalization, globalization debate, global economy, economics, international travel, international business, Pietra Rivoli