Updated to reflect recent global developments, the second edition of Globalization: A Basic Text presents an up-to-date introduction to major trends and topics relating to globalization studies.
- Features updates and revisions in its accessible introduction to key theories and major topics in globalization
- Includes an enhanced emphasis on issues relating to global governance, emerging technology, global flows of people, human trafficking, global justice movements, and global environmental sustainability
- Utilizes a unique set of metaphors to introduce and explain the highly complex nature of globalization in an engaging and understandable manner
- Offers an interdisciplinary approach to globalization by drawing from fields that include sociology, global political economy, political science, international relations, geography, and anthropology
- Written by an internationally recognized and experienced author team
Keywords: Sociology of Globalization, Globalization, global justice, global movements, globalization research, global governance, human trafficking, Internet surveillance, global markets, global recession, IMF