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Bauman, Zygmunt - Globalization: The Human Consequences, ebook

Globalization: The Human Consequences

Bauman, Zygmunt


'Globalization' is a word that is currently much in use. This book is an attempt to show that there is far more to globalization than its surface manifestations. Unpacking the social roots and social consequences of globalizing processes, this book disperses

Ritzer, George - Globalization: A Basic Text, ebook

Globalization: A Basic Text

Ritzer, George


The first full-scale textbook of its kind, Globalization provides a balanced introduction to the major topics in globalization studies. Develops a unique perspective on globalization early in the book and uses it

Dean, Paul - Globalization: A Basic Text, ebook

Globalization: A Basic Text

Dean, Paul


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

Ritzer, George - Globalization: The Essentials, ebook

Globalization: The Essentials

Ritzer, George


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

Back, Les - Cultural Sociology: An Introduction, ebook

Cultural Sociology: An Introduction

Back, Les


Cultural Sociology: An Introduction is the first dedicated student textbook to address cultural sociology as a legitimate model for sociological thinking and research. Highly renowned authors present a rich overview of major sociological themes and the

Kendall, Gavin - The Sociology of Cosmopolitanism, ebook

The Sociology of Cosmopolitanism

Kendall, Gavin


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Gavin Kendall, Ian Woodward, Zlatko Skrbis
2. Problems in the Field of Cosmopolitanism
Gavin Kendall, Ian Woodward, Zlatko Skrbis
3. The Question of Belonging: The Nation State and Beyond

Axford, Barrie - Theories of Globalization, ebook

Theories of Globalization

Axford, Barrie


Theories of Globalization offers students and scholars a comprehensive and critical introduction to the concept of globalization. Barrie Axford expertly guides readers through the full range of perspectives on the topic, from international political

Mabee, Bryan - The Globalization of Security, ebook

The Globalization of Security

Mabee, Bryan


Introduction: The Globalization of Security?
Bryan Mabee
2. The ‘Security State’ and the Evolution of Security Provision
Bryan Mabee
3. Globalization and Security
Bryan Mabee
4. Nuclear Weapons and the Globalization of Threat

Compton, Robert W. - Imagining Globalization, ebook

Imagining Globalization

Compton, Robert W.


Prologue Imagining Globalization through Changes in Place
Ho Hon Leung, Matthew Hendley
Part I. Language
2. English: A Globalized Language in Science and Technology
Joseph F. Chiang
3. Global English in Asian Fiction: Some Thoughts on Writing Contemporary