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Globalization/Anti-Globalization

by David Held

  • 84 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Polity Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Globalization,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • SOCIOLOGY,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7956827M
    ISBN 100745639100
    ISBN 109780745639109

    Pris: kr. Inbunden, Skickas inom vardagar. Köp Globalization / Anti-Globalization av David Held, Anthony G McGrew på "Not only is the book a crafted account of the pros and cons of globalization, but it also sets out the store for what must be the great project of the twenty-first century - the development of Will Hutton, author of The State We're In and The World We're In "Clear, concise and fast paced, this book is an absolute must read for anyone who.

    The second edition of this powerful and original book has been comprehensively updated, with three new chapters added. The book will appeal to all those who remain intrigued, confused or simply baffled by the controversy about globalization and its consequences for the twenty–first century world order.   Some globalization critiques — including my own book, The Race to the Bottom — also exposed the main fallacy of promises that said U.S. workers would always beat the competition by re-educating and re-training themselves for the highest tech jobs.

    David Jonathan Andrew Held (27 August – 2 March ) was a British political scientist who specialised in political theory and international relations. He held a joint appointment as Professor of Politics and International Relations, and was Master of University College, at Durham University until his death. He was also a visiting Professor of Political Science at Libera Università Alma mater: MIT. The increasing globalization of economic, social, political and cultural life is a key feature of the contemporary world. Jan Aart Scholte provides a concise but broad ranging introduction to its causes, character, consequences and implications. Accessible but seeking to avoid oversimplification, the book provides a balanced assessment of how the benefits of globalization could be maximized 5/5(2).


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Manufacturer: Polity Prss. Globalization / anti-globalization: beyond the great divide: second edition Held, David and McGrew, Anthony () Globalization / anti-globalization These post-mortems for globalization, as this book argues, are entirely premature.

In this completely revised and expanded monograph Held and McGrew test the claims of those who dismiss the Cited by: 3. This book provides an assiduous study for all those who remain intrigued, confused or simply baffled by the controversy about globalization and its consequences for the twenty first century world.

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In the aftermath of September 11th, these questions have acquired a new and even greater sense of urgency. This short book provides a key to understanding one of the most important intellectual and political debates of our times.

The authors interrogate the. This book examines why change occurs, and why it does not, in global politics. It looks at twelve areas of global policy and develops a theory of change at the global level. Its an optimistic. Buy Globalization/Anti-Globalization () (): NHBS - David Held, Polity PressPrice Range: £ - £ "This book is an excellent guide for all those intrigued, confused or simply baffled by globalization and its impact."--Jacket Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index Making sense of globalization -- The reconfiguration of political power.

The second edition of this highly successful book tests the claims of those who dismiss the continuing significance of globalization through a comprehensive assessment of contemporary global trends. In the aftermath of 9/11, and the war in Iraq, there has been much talk of the end of globalization.

Alan Shipman, author of "The Globalization Myth" accuses the anti-globalization movement of "defusing the Western class war by shifting alienation and exploitation to developing-country sweatshops.".

to explore in this book: the sources of anti-globalization sentiments, the concerns that globalization lacks a human face, the reality that it does have one, and the governance that must accompany globalization once one recognizes that it is generally a benign force for social Size: KB.

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