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Globalization and transformations of local socio-economic practices

Globalization and transformations of local socio-economic practices

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International economic relations -- Social aspects,
  • International trade -- Social aspects,
  • Globalization -- Social aspects,
  • Globalization -- Economic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Ulrike Schuerkens.
    SeriesRoutledge advances in sociology
    ContributionsSchuerkens, Ulrike.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF1359 .G5843 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17901520M
    ISBN 109780415960908
    LC Control Number2007016170

    Globalization Studies and Editor-in-Chief of the journal Age of Globalization (in Russian). His academic interests are connected with the analysis of problems of globalization and modernization. His published research includes topics such as forecasting world political change, social . Globalization: Economic, Political and Social Issues. Bernadette Gonzalez (Editor) Series: Economic Issues, socio-economic status and neurodevelopmental outcomes in children of selected communities in Zambia Nosiku S Munyinda, Sandra Shanungu, Given Moonga, and Charles C Michelo and what policies should be adopted in the face of.

    Globalization and local commons. Countries adopt globalization, the process of growing integration of economies and societies around the world (Sheehan ), to improve their economic status through gains from trade (Bhagwati ).It brings in increased flow of information (Held et al. ), multilateral trade, and higher financial openness (Li and Reuveny ). Globalization and its socio-economic consequences is an international scientific conference publishing peer-reviewed quality and original research work in a book of proceedings. All submitted manuscripts are a subject to initial appraisal by the editor, and, if found suitable for.

    Bandelj, Nina. “Negotiating Neo-liberalism: Economic Reform in Central and Eastern Europe.” Pp. in Transformations of Local Socio-Economic Practices and Globalization, edited by Ulrike Schuerkens. New York: Routledge. Globalization has affected everyone’s lives, and the reactions to it have been mixed. Legal scholars and political scientists tend to emphasize its harmful aspects, while economists tend to emphasize its benefits. Those concerned about human rights have more often been among the critics than among the supporters of globalization. In Can Globalization Promote Human Rights?


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Chapter 3: Transformations of Local Socio-economic Practices in a Global World; Chapter 4: Globalization and the Transformation of Social Inequality; Chapter 5: Transnational Migrations and Social Transformations; Chapter 6: Socio-economic Impacts of the Global Financial Crisis; Chapter 7: Communication, Media, Technology, and Global Social Change.

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Chapter 1: Social Transformations and Development(s) in a Globalized World; Chapter 2: The Sociological and Anthropological Study of Globalization and Localization; Chapter 3: Transformations of Local Socio-Economic Practices in a Global World; Chapter 4: Globalization and the Transformation of Social Inequality.

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