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    SARS from East to West by Eva-Karin Olsson    Summary of America: by Dinesh D'Souza | Includes Analysis by Instaread Summaries    The Mobilities Paradigm: Discourses and Ideologies by Marcel Endres    Understanding Globalization: The Social Consequences of Political, Economic, and Environmental Change by Robert K. Schaeffer    Eurocentrism at the Margins: Encounters, Critics and Going Beyond by Lutfi Sunar    Biopiracy: The Plunder of Nature and Knowledge by Vandana Shiva    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

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Revisiting Terrorism Discourse

Revisiting Terrorism Discourse by Koshy NinanIn 'Revisiting Terrorism Discourse' and other essays that follow suit, Dr Ninan Koshy brings about an alternate discourse to the already propagated US definition and discourse of 'terrorism'. Terrorism for liberation, for occupation and varied other reasons make it difficult to strike upon one universal definition of 'terrorism'. These essays take look into the correlation of trends in terrorism, of countries that apparently manifest terrorism, and other interesting takes on the vastly debatable subject.
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Challenges of Development in Africa: The Missing Technology Link, the Morbid Corruption Pandemic

Challenges of Development in Africa: The Missing Technology Link, the Morbid Corruption Pandemic by Austin AnekeUndoubtedly, Africa has experienced its fair share of pains during the process of world development. As it remains the most underdeveloped continent, with disproportionate levels of intimidation, domination and all that goes with underdevelopment, this book attempts to discover why. While even Asia, an ex-colonised part of the world has evolved into tigers, Africa remains the epicentre for bad policies, corruption, financial insolvency, poor governance and poverty. The author recognises that the negative impacts of colonialism on Africa are massive, but voices that ex-colonies like India and...
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the Secret American Dream: The Creation of a New World Order with the Power to Abolish War, Poverty, and Di sease

the Secret American Dream: The Creation of a New World Order with the Power to Abolish War, Poverty, and Di sease by Nicholas HaggerThis powerful sequel to The Secret Founding of America presents compelling evidence of a 'secret American Dream' - nothing less than the establishment of a benign World State which would establish a universal peace under which all the peoples of the Earth would flourish.
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Summary of America: by Dinesh D'Souza | Includes Analysis

Summary of America: by Dinesh D'Souza | Includes Analysis by Instaread Summaries

Summary of America by Dinesh D'Souza | Includes Analysis

Inside this Instaread Summary:

• Overview of the entire book

• Introduction to the important people in the book

• Summary and analysis of all the chapters in the book

• Key Takeaways of the book

• A Reader's Perspective

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Chapter 1:

As early as the 1960s, American scholars have suggested that America is declining as a world power. This is taking place because of a plan to deconstruct and then remake the country by progressives, a newer version of political liberals. President Obama and other progressive...

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What's Next: Essays on Geopolitics That Matter (A Penguin Special from Portfolio)

What's Next: Essays on Geopolitics That Matter (A Penguin Special from Portfolio) by Ian Bremmer & Douglas RedikerFrom the world's leading experts on geopolitical risk, a guide to the major global issues and policies sure to dominate headlines in the next few years.

In the last four years, the world has suffered a financial market meltdown and subsequent global recession. The eurozone crisis looms, the Middle East is in turmoil, and a shifting power balance between emerging markets and developed economies is reordering the global economy as a whole. Political and economic challenges intertwine now more than ever before, as the demands of local politics and global business grow increasingly complex and begin...

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The Road from Empire to Eco-Democracy

The Road from Empire to Eco-Democracy by Gene Marshall et alGene Marshall began his education as a mathematician and physicist. In 1953 he decided to leave a mathematics career and attend seminary at Perkins School of Theology in Dallas, Texas. He has served as a local church pastor, a chaplain in the Army, and in 1962 joined a religious order of families, the Order:Ecumenical, and traveled across the United States, Canada, Latin America, Europe, and Asia as a teacher and lecturer of religious and social ethics topics. These trips included a depth study of world cultures and a vivid sense of the social conditions of the world's peoples. He was an active...
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Amnesty and Revolution: An Amateur's View of Life As It Stands

Amnesty and Revolution: An Amateur's View of Life As It Stands by Ben FitchThrough engagement with human behaviour from the level of the private individual to the international community, in Amnesty and Revolution: An Amateur's View of Life As It Stands a holistic type of reform is advocated; solutions to scarcity and inequity are formulated with due regard to the cost of revoking commitments already in motion.

The author's rationale is to provide a counterbalance wherever excess or paucity is perceived, and by applying a moderate degree of erudition and scientific understanding to the exercise of drawing inferences and forging creative associations, the book's themes...

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The WTO

The WTO by Lori Wallach & Michelle SforzaIn this groundbreaking pamphlet, directors of Ralph Nader's Public Citizen group examine the first five years of the World Trade Organization's track record, demonstrating how the WTO aims to create a new global economic system that increases corporate profit with little regard for social and ecological impacts, or democratically enacted law. Wallach and Sforza make clear recommendations for altering the undemocratic course that the WTO imposes on democratic society.
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Civilisation Hijacked: Rescuing Jesus from Christianity and the human spirit From Bondage

Civilisation Hijacked: Rescuing Jesus from Christianity and the human spirit From Bondage by Al MorrisWorship of this ancient mythical god has produced distorted political and social systems. This is the foundation of today's values and worldview among general populations of the so-called civilized world. Tradition (slow cultural conditioning) and the use of modern social engineering manufactured the world we have today. A world controlled by a few small powerful groups in the area of religion, politics and commerce. In the hands of unscrupulous people, fear and greed have been sown and cultivated individually and nationally, for wealth and power of their particular limited group rather than...
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Public Power in the Age of Empire

Public Power in the Age of Empire by Arundhati RoyIn her major address to the 99th annual meeting of the American Sociological Association on August 16, 2004, "Public Power in the Age of Empire," broadcast nationally on C-Span Book TV and on Democracy Now! and Alternative Radio, writer Arundhati Roy brilliantly examines the limits to democracy in the world today. Bringing the same care to her prose that she brought to her Booker Prize-winning novel The God of Small Things, Roy discusses the need for social movements to contest the occupation of Iraq and the reduction of "democracy" to elections with no meaningful alternatives allowed. She explores...
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Overcrowded World: Global Population and International Migration

Overcrowded World: Global Population and International Migration by Rainer Münz & Albert ReitererHow will manage the earth's population growth from today's 6.8 billion to 9 billion by 2050?
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10 Reasons to Abolish the IMF & World Bank

10 Reasons to Abolish the IMF & World Bank by Kevin DanaherA veritable "Globalization for Dummies," 10 Reasons to Abolish the IMF & World Banklays bare the most common myths of globalization in a clear and understandable way. Looking with hope to grassroots movement-building on a global scale, Danaher presents ten arguments for abolishing the IMF and World Bank and replacing them with democratic institutions that would make the global economy more accountable to an informed and active citizenry.
Conceived as an effort to educate the public about how international institutions of "free trade" are widening the gap between the rich and poor globally, Danaher...
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Shooting Hipsters: Rethinking Dissent in the Age of PR

Shooting Hipsters: Rethinking Dissent in the Age of PR by Christiana SpensIn an age of PR, public protest and other forms of dissent have lost their meaning and impact. The intense media interest in rioting and political violence, as well as an existing obsession with youth culture, have led to an over-saturation and misrepresentation of what these movements are about. Political protest has become a pantomime where activists are always villains, and therefore the politics of these groups are routinely ignored. By identifying the ways in which publicity has helped and hindered a wide range of movements, Shooting Hipsters will find out the ways in which dissenting groups...
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Global Financial Shocks and Foreign Asset Repatriation: Do Local Investors Play a Stabilizing Role?

Global Financial Shocks and Foreign Asset Repatriation: Do Local Investors Play a Stabilizing Role? by Gustavo Adler & Marie-Louise DjigbenouWe study the dynamic response of gross capital flows in emerging market economies to different global financial shocks, using a panel vector-autoregressive (PVAR) setting. Our focus lies primarily on the potentially stabilizing role played by domestic investors in offsetting the response of foreign investors to global shocks. We find evidence of such role, but its existence and magnitude depend on the nature of the shock. Local investors play a meaningful stabilizing role in the face of global uncertainty shocks, as well as shocks to long-term U.S. interest rates. However, while in the former...
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Runaway World

Runaway World by Anthony Giddens'Before the current global era it is impossible to imagine that comparable events [like September 11] could have occurred, reflecting as they do our new-found interdependence. The rise of global terrorism, like world-wide networks involving in money-laundering, drug-running and other forums of organised crime, are all parts of the dark side of globalisation.' From the new Preface This book is based on the highly influential BBC Reith lecture series on globalisation delivered in 1999 by Anthony Giddens. Now updated with a new chapter addressing the post-September 11th global landscape, this book remains the intellectual...
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Global Governance

Global Governance by Kristin DawkinsIn Global Governance, policy analyst Kristin Dawkins offers a refreshingly hopeful and astute roadmap towards a democratic future, framing the respective roles and accomplishments of corporations, governments, and citizen activists in light of the day-to-day needs of communities around the world. Written with an eye to the realities of power, Global Governance explores the origins and current state of play in the major global institutions, the rising dominance of global corporations and the growing wealth of the world's political elite. In describing the impacts of international trade, aid and...
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Eleven

Eleven by Paul HanleyThe sweeping changes that make a 'full world' work-involving dual processes of destruction and reconstruction-will transform global culture, agriculture, and ultimately the human race. ELEVEN is a call to consciousness. Only an 'ethical revolution' will allow us to carry forward an ever-advancing civilization. Paul Hanley proposes a transformational model that will help individuals, institutions, and communities make an eleven-billion world work for everyone-and the planet.
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Understanding the Global TV Format

Understanding the Global TV Format by J. Malbon & A. MoranRecent years have seen an astonishing growth in the adaptation of program formats in television systems across the world. Under the new market conditions of the multi-channel cluster brought about by new technologies and increased privatisation of service, the adaptation of successful and popular TV formats from one place to another is occurring on an increasingly regular basis. Hence, the remaking of different national versions of Big Brother and Pop Idol are only part of what is going on. In fact, from Chinese versions of Coronation Street and Sex and the City, Indian and Indonesian remakes...
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Environmental Policies and Strategic Communication in Iran: The Value of Public Opinion Research in Decision Making

Environmental Policies and Strategic Communication in Iran: The Value of Public Opinion Research in Decision Making by Daniele Calabrese & Fabio Santucci & Elena StanghelliniAir pollution in Tehran has become a major problem in recent years, due to the geographical position of the town, industries, and traffic. Most private and public vehicles are old and have no emission control systems. The Municipality of Tehran and the Department of Environment have started several actions to reduce pollution, with communication activities being part of their strategy. For better planning, and to make possible the monitoring and evaluation of the communication activities, a baseline study was completed in 2004 using direct interviews of 1,200 Tehran residents. The interviews...
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50 Facts That Should Change the World

50 Facts That Should Change the World by Jessica WilliamsIn this new edition of her bestseller, Jessica Williams tests the temperature of our world and diagnoses a malaise with some shocking symptoms. Get the facts but also the human side of the story on the world?s hunger, poverty, material and emotional deprivation; its human rights abuses and unimaginable wealth; the unstoppable rise of consumerism, mental illness, the drugs trade, corruption, gun culture, the abuse of our environment and more. The prognosis might look bleak, yet there is hope, Williams argues, and it's down to us to act now to change things.
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