ᑑ Types of text Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) ⚮ Book Author Manfred B Steger ⚴

ᑑ Types of text Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) ⚮ Book Author Manfred B Steger ⚴ ᑑ Types of text Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) ⚮ Book Author Manfred B Steger ⚴ 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 This Very Short Introduction has been fully updated for a fourth edition, to include recent developments in global politics, the global economy, and environmental issues Presenting globalization 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 In this fourth edition Steger discusses some of the key features of recent years, such as the EU fiscal crisis, the rise of robot technology and new war technology with civilian usage such as drones, the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, and new identity discussions around gender fluidity and sex change in the media.ABOUT THE SERIES The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area These pocket sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable. The Thomas L Friedman on FREE shipping qualifying offers A brilliant guide for here now New York Times Book Review In this vivid portrait of new business worldGlobalization and Its Discontents Revisited Anti Globalization in the Era Trump Kindle edition by Joseph E Stiglitz Download it once read your device, PC, phones or tablets Use features like bookmarks, note taking highlighting while reading Global Warming Petition Project List Signers By Name Click a letter below see list signatories, click to them all Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

    • Kindle
    • 176 pages
    • 0198779550
    • Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
    • Manfred B Steger
    • English
    • 2017-02-13T02:15+03:00