The Globalization: The Reader

The Globalization: The Reader

by John Beynon
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415929229

ISBN-13: 9780415929226

Pub. Date: 04/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Globalization: The Reader addresses the big issues: communications and global media, political economy, cultural homogeneity and heterogeneity, new technologies, tourism, beliefs, and identity.

Overview

Globalization: The Reader addresses the big issues: communications and global media, political economy, cultural homogeneity and heterogeneity, new technologies, tourism, beliefs, and identity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415929226
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Extracts

General Introduction

1. A Parable of Our Global Times

2. Globalization

3. Global Culture

4. Cultural Globalization

5. Cultural Homogenization and Hybridization

6. Media Imperialism and "Global Media"

7. Key Theorists

8. The Extracts

Extracts

Part A: Globalization and Society

Part B: Globalization and Culture

1. Global Culture

2. Global Consumerism, 4ourism and Identity

Part C: Globalization, Media and Technology

1. Global Media and Communication

2. The Global Impact of New Technologies

Part D: Globalization and the Political Economy

Questions

Acknowledgements

References

Index

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