The Sociology of Globalization [Luke Martell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This accessible and wide-ranging book demonstrates the. Taking in the cultural, political and economic dimensions of globalization, the book Luke Martell is Professor of Political Sociology at the University of Sussex . This accessible and wide-ranging book demonstrates the distinctive insights that sociology has to bring to the study of globalization. Taking in.
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Includes delivery to USA. The new edition of this accessible and wide-ranging book demonstrates the distinctive insights that sociology has to bring to the study of globalization. Polity Press Pub date: Bringing the discussion right up to date, the new edition includes an increased emphasis on the rise of China, the aftermath of the financial crisis and austerity, the benefits of migration and open borders, and the changing structure of global inequality. Taking in the cultural, political and economic dimensions of globalization, the book provides a thorough introduction to key debates and critically evaluates the causes and consequences of a globalizing world.
In doing so, he underlines the importance of economic motivations and structures, and shows how power, inequality and conflict are major factors in globalization. People’s Republic of China. Protests differ as much as share concerns; the struggle against Assad is of a different order to demonstrations against tuition fees.
Their welfare states and public services are being cut. Graduates face unemployment in the post-financial crisis world but their chances are still better than for non-graduates. The Decline of American Power?
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Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Martell argues that globalization offers many opportunities for greater interaction and participation in societies throughout the world, for instance through the media and migration, but also has dark sides such as conflict, global poverty, climate change and economic insecurity.
It will be particularly instructive to an American audience in offering fresh analysis, including excellent analysis of the United States’ role in globalization.
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Data and literature have been updated throughout the book, with new sections on global cities, the environment and international protests, and expanded discussion of gender. Some are grassroots activists, but they reach out to the local community, local needs, and the wider public. This book will continue to be an ideal companion to students across the social sciences taking courses that cover globalization, and the sociology of globalization in particular. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.
The first edition of The Sociology of Globalization discussed anti-globalization movements since the s. The Sociology of Globalization.
Read more Read less. Capitalism and the Economic Bases of Globalization. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The Sociology of Globalization Hardcover. The author draws on a range of disciplinary perspectives, offering the reader a nuanced sociological perspective that is informed as well by politics and economics.
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Bringing the discussion right up to date, the new edition includes an increased emphasis on the rise of China, the aftermath of the financial crisis and austerity, the benefits of migration and open borders, and the changing structure of global inequality. The End of the Nationstate and Social Democracy?
We also have strong lists in a range of other subjects including philosophy, history, literary studies, media and cultural studies, gender studies, and anthropology. He has made an interesting topic into a book that is impossible to follow and understand. They are about the social good rather than private gain and money, about cooperative control and ordinary people over leaders.
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