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    Governing Globalization: Challenges for Democracy and Global Society by Edward A. Kolodziej    New Rules for Global Justice: Structural Redistribution in the Global Economy by Jan Aart Scholte    The Olympic Movement and the Sport of Peacemaking by Ram?n|Burleson Cindy Spaaij    The Right in Latin America: Elite Power, Hegemony and the Struggle for the State by Barry Cannon    50 Facts That Should Change the World by Jessica Williams    Creative Capitalism, Multitudinous Creativity: Radicalities and Alterities by Giuseppe Cocco    Communicating Global to Local Resiliency: A Case Study of the Transition Movement by Emily Polk    Global Security in the Twenty-First Century: The Quest for Power and the Search for Peace by Sean Kay    Connectography: Mapping the Future of Global Civilization by Parag Khanna    NoNonsense Globalization: Buying and Selling the World by Wayne Ellwood    Dreaming in Public: Building the Occupy Movement by Amy Lang & Daniel Lang/Levitsky    The No-Nonsense Guide to World Population by Vanessa Baird    The No-Nonsense Guide to Global Media by Peter Steven    The No-Nonsense Guide to Global Terrorism by Jonathan Barker    The No-Nonsense Guide to International Migration by Peter Stalker    The No-Nonsense Guide to International Development by Maggie Black    The No-Nonsense Guide to Globalization by Wayne Ellwood    Emerging Security Threats in the Middle East: The Impact of Climate Change and Globalization by Ashok Swain & Anders J?gerskog    Identity and Social Change by Joseph E. Davis    The Origins of Ethical Failures: Lessons for Leaders by Dennis Gentilin    Amnesty and Revolution: An Amateur's View of Life As It Stands by Ben Fitch    Shooting Hipsters: Rethinking Dissent in the Age of PR by Christiana Spens    International Perspectives on Socio-Economic Development in the Era of Globalization by Saurabh Sen    Challenges of the Developing World by Howard Handelman    From Silk to Silicon: The Story of Globalization Through Ten Extraordinary Lives by Jeffrey E. Garten    Globalization and Militarism: Feminists Make the Link by Cynthia Enloe    Friction: An Ethnography of Global Connection by Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing    Power Interrupted: Antiracist and Feminist Activism inside the United Nations by Falcó    Latin America and the Shifting Sands of Globalization by Sean W. Burges    Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement by Angela Davis    Seed Sovereignty, Food Security: Women in the Vanguard of the Fight against GMOs and Corporate Agriculture by Vandana Shiva    Readings in the International Relations of Africa by Tom Young    Paprika, Foie Gras, and Red Mud: The Politics of Materiality in the European Union by Zsuzsa Gille    Democracy by Decree: Prospects and Limits of Imposed Consociational Democracy in Bosnia and Herzegovina by Adis Merdzanovic    Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Development in Emerging Economies by Dhirendra K. Vajpeyi    Global Heartland: Displaced Labor, Transnational Lives, and Local Placemaking by Faranak Miraftab    The American South in a Global World by James L. Peacock    Spectacle by Bruce Magnusson    Flourishing: Why We Need Religion in a Globalized World by Miroslav Volf & Tony Blair    Intercultural Communication: A New Approach to International Relations and Global Challenges by Houman A. Sadri & Madelyn Flammia    Global Culture: Consciousness and Connectivity by Dr. Didem Buhari-Gulmez    New Norms and Knowledge in World Politics: Protecting people, intellectual property and the environment by Preslava Stoeva    Taming American Power: The Global Response to U.S. Primacy by Stephen M. Walt    Faked in China: Nation Branding, Counterfeit Culture, and Globalization by Fan Yang    Late Modern Palestine: The subject and representation of the second intifada by Laura Junka-Aikio    Food Wars: The Global Battle for Mouths, Minds and Markets by Tim Lang & Michael Heasman    Earth Democracy: Justice, Sustainability, and Peace by Vandana Shiva    The Tragedy of European Civilization: Towards an Intellectual History of the Twentieth Century by Harry Redner    Globalizing Literary Genres: Literature, History, Modernity by Jernej Habjan    European Products: Making and Unmaking Heritage in Cyprus by Gisela Welz

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Global Culture: Consciousness and Connectivity

Global Culture: Consciousness and Connectivity by Dr. Didem Buhari-GulmezThe current discourse of globalization is overwhelmingly centred upon the interconnectedness, or connectivity, of the contemporary world; to the great neglect of the issues of global culture and global consciousness. With contemporary worldwide culture increasingly characterized by such themes as astronomy, cosmology, space travel and exploration, there is an increasing disjuncture between academic concern with connectivity, on the one hand, and culture and consciousness of the place of planet earth in the cosmos as a whole, on the other. This book addresses this deficiency from a variety of...
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New Norms and Knowledge in World Politics: Protecting people, intellectual property and the environment

New Norms and Knowledge in World Politics: Protecting people, intellectual property and the environment by Preslava Stoeva

This book examines the process of norm development and knowledge creation in international politics, and assesses these processes in case studies on protection from torture, intellectual property rights and climate change.

Drawing on the theories of constructivism and the sociology of scientific knowledge, author Preslava Stoeva demonstrates that international norms are a product of a sequence of closures and consensus reached at different social levels. She contends that it is this process which makes norms permeate the social and political fabric of international relations even before they...

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Taming American Power: The Global Response to U.S. Primacy

Taming American Power: The Global Response to U.S. Primacy by Stephen M. Walt

Finalist for the 2006 Gelber Prize: "A brilliant contribution to the American foreign policy debate."??"Anatol Lieven, New York Times Book Review

At a time when America's dominance abroad was being tested like never before, Taming American Power provided for the first time a "rigorous critique of current U.S. strategy" (Washington Post Book World) from the vantage point of its fiercest opponents. Stephen M. Walt examines America's place as the world's singular superpower and the strategies that rival states have devised to counter it. Hailed as a "landmark book" by Foreign Affairs, Taming American...
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Faked in China: Nation Branding, Counterfeit Culture, and Globalization

Faked in China: Nation Branding, Counterfeit Culture, and Globalization by Fan YangFaked in China is a critical account of the cultural challenge faced by China following its accession to the World Trade Organization in 2001. It traces the interactions between nation branding and counterfeit culture, two manifestations of the globalizing Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) regime that give rise to competing visions for the nation. Nation branding is a state-sanctioned policy, captured by the slogan "From Made in China to Created in China," which aims to transform China from a manufacturer of foreign goods into a nation that creates its own IPR-eligible brands. Counterfeit culture...
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Late Modern Palestine: The subject and representation of the second intifada

Late Modern Palestine: The subject and representation of the second intifada by Laura Junka-Aikio

Late Modern Palestine looks at the ways in which the relationship between the subject and representation and the political problematic of postcolonial late modernity is articulated in the context of the Palestinians' struggle for liberation. Junko-Aikio provides a rich, theoretically and empirically, and in part also visually grounded study of the complex ways in which ordinary Palestinians face, negotiate and resist multiple regimes of power and desire in the context of everyday life in the West Bank and Gaza.

The volume examines the early years of the second Palestinian uprising, an intifada,...

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Food Wars: The Global Battle for Mouths, Minds and Markets

Food Wars: The Global Battle for Mouths, Minds and Markets by Tim Lang & Michael Heasman

In the years since publication of the first edition of Food Wars much has happened in the world of food policy. This new edition brings these developments fully up to date within the original analytical framework of competing paradigms or worldviews shaping the direction and decision-making within food politics and policy.

The key theme of the importance of integrating human and environmental health has become even more pressing. In the first edition the authors set out and brought together the different strands of emerging agendas and competing narratives. The second edition retains the same...

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Earth Democracy: Justice, Sustainability, and Peace

Earth Democracy: Justice, Sustainability, and Peace by Vandana ShivaWorld-renowned environmental activist and physicist Vandana Shiva calls for a radical shift in the values that govern democracies, condemning the role that unrestricted capitalism has played in the destruction of environments and livelihoods. She explores the issues she helped bring to international attention—genetic food engineering, culture theft, and natural resource privatization—uncovering their links to the rising tide of fundamentalism, violence against women, and planetary death. Struggles on the streets of Seattle and Cancun and in homes and farms across the world have yielded a set...
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The Tragedy of European Civilization: Towards an Intellectual History of the Twentieth Century

The Tragedy of European Civilization: Towards an Intellectual History of the Twentieth Century by Harry RednerThe tragedy of European civilization is a protracted historical event spanning the twentieth century. During this time some of the greatest modern thinkers were actively producing works that both reflected and shaped what was happening in history. This work is a critique of their ideas. Harry Redner establishes where and how they went wrong, in some cases with apocalyptic consequences for Europe and the world.
Harry Redner8 Nov 2015$69.95

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Globalizing Literary Genres: Literature, History, Modernity

Globalizing Literary Genres: Literature, History, Modernity by Jernej Habjan

Focused on the relation between processes of globalization and literary genres, this volume intervenes in the prevalent notions of globalization, literary history, genre, and the novel. Using both close reading and world history, both literary criticism and political theory, the book is a timely intervention in the debates about world, postcolonial, and transnational literature as they have been intensified by critical globalization studies, world-systems analysis, Bourdieuan sociology, and cosmopolitanism studies. It contends that globalization, far from starting in recent decades, has a long...

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European Products: Making and Unmaking Heritage in Cyprus

European Products: Making and Unmaking Heritage in Cyprus by Gisela WelzOn the Mediterranean island of Cyprus, rural villages, traditional artefacts, even atmospheres and experiences are considered heritage. Heritage making not only protects, but also produces, things, people, and places. Since the Republic of Cyprus joined the European Union in 2004, heritage making and Europeanization are increasingly intertwined in Greek-Cypriot society. Against the backdrop of a long-term ethnographic engagement, the author argues that heritage emerges as an increasingly standardized economic resource, a "European product." Implemented in historic preservation, rural tourism,...
Gisela Welz7 Nov 2015$90.00

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Whose Cosmopolitanism? Critical Perspectives, Relationalities and Discontents

Whose Cosmopolitanism? Critical Perspectives, Relationalities and Discontents by Nina Glick Schiller

The term cosmopolitan is increasingly used within different social, cultural and political settings, including academia, popular media and national politics. However those who invoke the cosmopolitan project rarely ask whose experience, understanding, or vision of cosmopolitanism is being described and for whose purposes? In response, this volume assembles contributors from different disciplines and theoretical backgrounds to examine cosmopolitanism's possibilities, aspirations and applications-as well as its tensions, contradictions, and discontents-so as to offer a critical commentary on the...

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Blood and Fire: Toward a Global Anthropology of Labor

Blood and Fire: Toward a Global Anthropology of Labor by Sharryn Kasmir

Based on long-term fieldwork, six vivid ethnographies from Colombia, India, Poland, Spain and the southern and northern U.S. address the dwindling importance of labor throughout the world. The contributors to this volume highlight the growing disconnect between labor struggles and the advancement of the greater common good, a phenomenon that has grown since the 1980s. The collection illustrates the defeat and unmaking of particular working classes, and it develops a comparative perspective on the uneven consequences of and reactions to this worldwide project. In Blood and Fire charts a course...

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Urban Residence: Housing and Social Transformations in Globalizing Ecuador

Urban Residence: Housing and Social Transformations in Globalizing Ecuador by Christien KlaufusRiobamba and Cuenca, two intermediate cities in Ecuador, have become part of global networks through transnational migration, incoming remittances, tourism, and global economic connections. Their landscape is changing in several significant ways, a reflection of the social and urban transformations occurring in contemporary Ecuadorian society. Exploring the discourses and actions of two contrasting population groups, rarely studied in tandem, within these cities-popular-settlement residents and professionals in the planning and construction sector-this study analyzes how each is involved in...
Christien Klaufus4 Nov 2015$120.00

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United in Discontent: Local Responses to Cosmopolitanism and Globalization

United in Discontent: Local Responses to Cosmopolitanism and Globalization by Dimitrios TheodossopoulosCosmopolitanism is often discussed in a critical and disapproving manner: as a concept complicit with the interests of the powerful, or as a notion related to Western political supremacy, the ills of globalization, inequality, and capitalist economic penetration. Seen as the moral justification for embracing or tolerating cultural difference, ethnically and socially diverse communities unenthusiastic with change, develop an acknowledgement of their common position vis-a-vis a western, "universal" political point of view. By means of exploring the idiosyncratic form of political intimacy generated...
Dimitrios Theodossopoulos3 Nov 2015$27.00

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Resistance in an Amazonian Community: Huaorani Organizing against the Global Economy

Resistance in an Amazonian Community: Huaorani Organizing against the Global Economy by Lawrence Ziegler-OteroLike many other indigenous groups, the Huaorani of eastern Ecuador are facing many challenges as they attempt to confront the globalization of capitalism in the 21st century. In 1991, they formed a political organization as a direct response to the growing threat to Huaorani territory posed by oil exploitation, colonization, and other pressures. The author explores the structures and practices of the organization, as well as the contradictions created by the imposition of an alien and hierarchical organizational form on a traditionally egalitarian society. This study has broad implications...
Lawrence Ziegler-Otero3 Nov 2015$27.95

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Globalization and Development Volume II: Country experiences

Globalization and Development Volume II: Country experiences by Shigeru Thomas Otsubo

Globalization and Development is a "cross-national study" on the "interstate dispersion" of the impacts (on growth, inequality and poverty) that international economic integration provides to the economies of the developing countries. In order to present the "Leading Issues in Development with Globalization" in a balanced manner, to identify differences and commonalities among "Country Experiences" in development with globalization, and to introduce diversified development paradigms with forward-looking discussions "In Search of a New Development Paradigm" for the post-MDGs era, this publication...

Shigeru Thomas Otsubo2 Nov 2015$54.95

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Immigration and Regional Integration in a Globalizing World: Myths and Truths about Migration

Immigration and Regional Integration in a Globalizing World: Myths and Truths about Migration by Christopher WhiteThis book challenges prevailing assumptions of a strong connection between international migration and regional integration by arguing there is no substantial relationship between them and that they should not be conflated. Using this perspective, countries can consider the benefits of integration policies without worrying about migration policies.
Christopher White2 Nov 2015$84.99

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Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship in the Contemporary Knowledge-Based Global Economy

Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship in the Contemporary Knowledge-Based Global Economy by Neeta BaporikarThe rapid rise of knowledge-based economies has revolutionized the perceptions and practices of globalized business. Recent developments in engineering, electronics, and biotechnology have expanded the very definition of entrepreneurship in today's international market, weaving discussions of enhanced connectivity and communication, environmental sustainability, and government policy changes into a complex, multidimensional conversation. The Handbook of Research of Entrepreneurship in the Contemporary Knowledge-Based Global Economy provides a comprehensive survey of the most recent developments...
Neeta Baporikar1 Nov 2015$345.00

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Global Community? Transnational and Transdisciplinary Exchanges

Global Community? Transnational and Transdisciplinary Exchanges by Henrik EnrothExplores the range and depth of work currently being done in the humanities and social sciences on the conceptual, normative and empirical aspects of global community.
Henrik Enroth31 Oct 2015$38.99

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UNESCO on the Ground: Local Perspectives on Intangible Cultural Heritage

UNESCO on the Ground: Local Perspectives on Intangible Cultural Heritage by Michael Dylan FosterFor nearly 70 years, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has played a crucial role in developing policies and recommendations for dealing with intangible cultural heritage. What has been the effect of such sweeping global policies on those actually affected by them? How connected is UNESCO with what is happening every day, on the ground, in local communities? Drawing upon six communities ranging across three continents-from India, South Korea, Malawi, Japan, Macedonia and China-and focusing on festival, ritual, and dance, this volume illuminates the...
Michael Dylan Foster26 Oct 2015$29.99

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