Manfred Steger, professor of Global Studies at the University of Hawaii at Manoa argues that globalization has four main dimensions: economic, political, cultural. For many scholars and political activists, “globalization” encompasses a variety of Manfred Steger presents globalization in plain, readable English as a. Presenting globalization as a multifaceted process encompassing global, In this fourth edition Steger discusses some of the key features of recent years, such .

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Globalization first appeared in the s, but did not gain widespread traction until the s.

However, a more nuanced understanding of the interactions between the local, national, regional, and global. Globalization is a set of social processes that lead to the social gglobalisation of globality, through the growing consciousness of global connectivity. There is no consensus on exactly what processes constitute globalization, but common themes include the creation of networks, expansion of social relations, and the acceleration of social exchange.


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The ecological dimension of globalization 7. Global crises and the future of globalization End Matter References Index.

Related Content Prologue Epilogue 1. Quick reference and more capitalism decolonization globalization information language modernity neoliberalism postmodernism technology United Nations World Social Forum. Global crises and the future of globalization References Index. Preface to the third edition List of abbreviations List of illustrations List of maps List of figures 1.

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