Globalization and the Margins

Globalization and the Margins

by Richard Grant
     
 

Globalization has become one of the dominant ideas of recent times. However, is the debate on globalization as global as it ought to be? In this book Grant and Rennie Short have brought together prominent experts in the field to consider how globalization affects marginalized countries and groups. A variety of case studies provide a unique assessment of the issue of…  See more details below

Overview

Globalization has become one of the dominant ideas of recent times. However, is the debate on globalization as global as it ought to be? In this book Grant and Rennie Short have brought together prominent experts in the field to consider how globalization affects marginalized countries and groups. A variety of case studies provide a unique assessment of the issue of globalization and offer a new look at the relationship between the global and the local.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780333964316
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
11/09/2002
Series:
International Political Economy
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.32(w) x 8.34(h) x 0.78(d)

Meet the Author

TEJ K. BHATIA Professor of Linguistics, Syracuse University
MEHRZAD BOROUJERDI Associate Professor of Political Science, Maxwell School of Syracuse University
ANTHONY D. KING Professor of Art History, and of Sociology, State University of New York, Binghampton
MAUREEN HAYS-MITCHELL Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Colgate University
YEONG-HYUN KIM Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Ohio University
JAN NIJMAN Professor of Geography and Regional Studies, University of Miami
DEBORAH PELLOW Professor of Anthropology, Syracuse University
ROLAND ROBERTSON Professor of Sociology and Director, Centre for the Study of Globalization, University of Aberdeen
SASKIA SASSEN Professor of Sociology, University of Chicago and Centennial Professor, London School of Economics

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