Global History: Interactions Between the Universal and the Local / Edition 1
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Global History: Interactions Between the Universal and the Local / Edition 1

by A.G. Hopkins
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403987939

ISBN-13: 9781403987938

Pub. Date: 12/12/2006

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This fresh collection of case studies is essential reading for anyone studying globalization, world history, transnational history or world politics. A.G. Hopkins' invaluable introduction places the new global history in the context of world, international and transnational history, and an afterword by pioneering historian William McNeill concludes the volume. Each

Overview

This fresh collection of case studies is essential reading for anyone studying globalization, world history, transnational history or world politics. A.G. Hopkins' invaluable introduction places the new global history in the context of world, international and transnational history, and an afterword by pioneering historian William McNeill concludes the volume. Each of the chapters looks at an aspect of the key relationship between the universal and the local in global history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403987938
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
12/12/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.66(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations and Maps
• Preface
• Acknowledgements
• Introduction: Interactions Between the Universal and the Local; A.G.Hopkins
Value Added in the Production and Trade of Navajo Textiles: Local Culture and Global Demand; E.Bsumek
Universals of Yesteryear: Hegel's Modernity in an Age of Globalization; R.Hart
The Cosmopolitanism of National Economics: Friedrich List in a Japanese Mirror; M.Metzler
Internationalist Activism and Global Civil Society at the High Point of Nationalism: The Paradox of the Universal Races Congress (1911); T.Matysik

Talking Machine World: Selling the Local in the Global Music Industry, 1900-1920; K.Miller *
Competing Forms of Globalization in the Middle East: From the Ottoman Empire to the Nation State, 1918-1967; G.D.Schad
Universal Claims, Local Uses: Reconceptualizing the Vietnam Conflict, 1945-1960; M.A.Lawrence
Globalization and the Mythology of the 'Nation State'; P.L.White *
Afterword: World History and Globalization; W.H.McNeill
Notes
• Contributors
• Index

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