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Globalization: A Very Short Introduction

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By: Manfred B Steger(Author)
176 pages, 23 illustrations
Globalization: A Very Short Introduction
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  • Globalization: A Very Short Introduction ISBN: 9780199662661 Edition: 3 Paperback Apr 2013 Out of Print #205690
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Globalization has become one of the defining buzzwords of our time – a term that describes a variety of accelerating economic, political, cultural, ideological, and environmental processes that are rapidly altering our experience of the world. It is by its nature a dynamic topic – and this Very Short Introduction has been fully updated for a third edition, to include recent developments in global politics, the global economy, and environmental issues.

Presenting globalization in accessible language as a multifaceted process encompassing global, regional, and local aspects of social life, Manfred B. Steger looks at its causes and effects, examines whether it is a new phenomenon, and explores the question of whether, ultimately, globalization is a good or a bad thing.


Preface to the third edition
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1. Globalization: a contested concept
2. Globalization and history
3. The economic dimension of globalization
4. The political dimension of globalization
5. The cultural dimension of globalization
6. The ecological dimension of globalization
7. Ideologies of globalization
8. Global crises and the future of globalization


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Manfred B. Steger is Professor of Political Science at the University of Hawai'i-Manoa and Professor of Global Studies at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT University). Steger has acted as a consultant on globalization for the U.S. State Department. He is the author or editor of twenty-one books on globalization and the history of political ideas.

Popular Science Out of Print
By: Manfred B Steger(Author)
176 pages, 23 illustrations
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