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Sparke, Matthew

Introducing Globalization: Ties, Tensions, and Uneven Integration

Sparke, Matthew - Introducing Globalization: Ties, Tensions, and Uneven Integration, ebook

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Introducing Globalization is a major textbook on globalization designed specifically for introductory courses, actively encouraging students to engage with the topic and develop informed opinions about controversial debates.

  • Identifies and explores the major economic, political and social ties that comprise contemporary global interdependency
  • Examines a broad sweep of topics, from the rise of transnational corporations and global commodity chains, to global health challenges and policies, to issues of worker solidarity and global labor markets, through to emerging forms of global mobility by both business elites and their critics
  • Written by an award-winning teacher, and enhanced throughout by numerous empirical examples, maps, tables, an extended bibliography, glossary of key terms, and suggestions for further reading and student research
  • Supported by additional web resources – available upon publication at www.wiley.com/go/sparke– including hot links to news reports, examples of globalization and other illustrative sites, and archived examples of student projects

Keywords: Geography of Globalization

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2012
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
512 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118241110
Printed ISBN
9780631231295

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