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Globalization on Trial

The Human Condition and the Information Civilization

by Farhang Rajaee

  • 155 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Kumarian Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Globalization,
  • Impact of science & technology on society,
  • Political economy,
  • Social Science,
  • International cooperation,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Criminology,
  • Information Technology,
  • International relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8665063M
    ISBN 101565491114
    ISBN 109781565491113

    The book The Economic Geography of Globalization consists of 13 chapters divided into two sections: Globalization and Macro Process and Globalization and Sectoral Process. The Authors of respective chapters represent the great diversity of disciplines and methodological approaches as well as a variety of academic culture. THE. GLOBALIZATION OF RELIGION OVERVIEW WHAT IS RELIGION? the belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power, especially a personal God or gods. Religion may be defined as a cultural system of designated behaviors and practices, morals, worldviews, texts, sanctified places, prophecies, ethics, or organizations, that relates humanity to supernatural, transcendental, or spiritual elements.5/5(2).

    SAGE Video Bringing teaching, learning and research to life. SAGE Books The ultimate social sciences digital library. SAGE Reference The complete guide for your research journey. SAGE Navigator The essential social sciences literature review tool. SAGE Business Cases Real world cases at your fingertips. CQ Press Your definitive resource for politics, policy and people.   While this book includes no simple formula on how to make globalization work, Stiglitz provides a reform agenda that will provoke debate for years to come. Rarely do we get such an insider's analysis of the major institutions of globalization as in this penetrating book. With a new foreword for this paperback edition. For Free.

    Globalization And Its Discontents: Book Review II Words 5 Pages Globalization and its Discontents: Book Review II Joseph E. Stiglitz in his book, Globalization and its Discontents, seeks to explain how an institution that is set to ensure economic and political stability in developing nations often fails to contribute to their progression. In his book "The World Is Flat," Thomas Friedman sees globalization as a phenomenon that will eliminate inequality in our societies. But, according the author of this article, Friedman fails to recognize that corporations and powerful institutions are steering globalization, building "walls" of .


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Globalization and Diversity: Geography of a Changing World (5th Edition) by Lester Rowntree, Martin Lewis, et al. | out of 5 stars Globalization on Trial challenges the conventional view that equates globalization with the expansion of the capitalist economic system. With a broad historical and holistic brush, the author presents a view of globalization that is both multidisciplinary and multicultural.

This book was great. The author convincingly makes the case that globalization existed well before European explorers like Christopher Columbus came onto the scene, and describes how interactions between societies across the globe resulted in innovation and market pressures that seem very similar to the issues we see today/5(11).

Free Online Library: Globalization on Trial: The Human Condition and the Information Civilization. (Book Reviews). by "The Social Science Journal"; Social sciences, general Books Book reviews. This anti-globalization bias can be seen all over the book, but becomes quite apparent on chapter 7.

In this chapter the author argues that well read econonists who know a lot about a lot of things (like the author) argue against globalization, while more dogmatic and pundit minded ones (called hedghogs throughout the chapter) are the only ones.

What Is Globalization. book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This important new book offers an engaging and challenging in /5. The Globalization of Clinical Trials Why clinical trials are and should be done globally, including the developing world.

speaking book about research, “What it Means to Be Part of a Clinical Trial.” This speaking book has a soundtrack that helps illiterate patients to understand their role. This book offers a stimulating introduction to globalization and its varying impacts across, between, and within societies.

It is a highly listenable text that contributes to a better understanding of the crucial aspects and dimensions of the developments and transformations that go by the name of globalization. Globalisation is a term usually used to describe intercontinental economic, social and political; integration.

This book gives a general overview of the concept of globalisation. It also attempts to define globalism in relation to globalisation. Globalism is employed in this book to describe networks of interdependence functioning at multi-continental distances.4/5(2).

Not so long ago, it seemed the intellectual positions on globalization were clear, with advocates and opponents making their respective cases in decidedly contrasting terms.

Recently, however, the fronts have - Selection from Philosophy of Globalization [Book]. On to the twenty-first century.

Nobel Laureate Joe Stiglitz published Globalization and its Discontents in Tell us about it please. Joe Stigiltz’s Globalization and its Discontents is a book that anyone looking for a rounded set of perspectives on globalization should read. Joe Stiglitz has been one of the world’s leading economic theorists since the s.

Start your free trial. Book Description. Globalization offers a snapshot view of the history, drivers, and challenges of this process. Its information and advice will help managers to understand and take practical steps to address the enormous and rapid changes that are taking place – changes that affect every aspect of business life from.

Globalization largely refers to the movement toward an integrated global economy, marked by the free exchange of goods and capital. In popular discourse, Globalization is often related to the Internet revolution, the neo-liberal or free-market economies and the predominantly western political, economic and cultural style.

Get this from a library. Globalization on trial: the human condition and the information civilization. [Farhang Rajāyī] -- "What is the human condition at the dawning of the global age.

Drawing upon his own extensive experience, as well as upon the thoughts of Western and "non-Western" scholars and philosophers, Farhang. Globalization on Trial. If any region is a test case for establishment claims about globalization it is East Asia and its newly industrializing countries—South Korea, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Taiwan in particular.

Look at much of the world and claims for economic globalization seem laughable. Globalization is a leading concept which has become the main factor in business life during the last few decades.

This phenomenon affects the economy, business life, society, and environment in different ways, and almost all corporations have been affected by these changes. This book is an introduction to globalization as an evolving phenomenon with shifting conceptual boundaries.

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Free day trial. Business subscription free for the first 30 days, then $ /mo. Share this book/5(14). All paper used in this book is recycled as well as recyclable.

All inks and coatings are vegetable-based products. Canadian Cataloging in Publication Data. Rajaee, Farhang, Globalization on trial: the human condition and the information civilization.

Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1. Information society. This groundbreaking text on globalization provides a comprehensive and enlightening overview of globalization issues and topics.

Emphasizing the theory and methods that social scientists employ to study globalization, the text reveals how macro globalization processes impact individual lives—from the spread of scientific discourse to which jobs are more or less likely to be offshored.

The Globalization of Clinical Trials: Testimonies from Human Subjects “I was lucky to get into a study, so I could survive financially.” “I asked the trial officials some questions but they said explaining everything would take too much time.” “I totally trust what the doctors are telling me.”.

Globalization on Trial: The Human Condition and the Information Civilization Farhang Rajaee. ISBN: $ / pages/LC: A Kumarian Press Book "This all-too-brief monograph provides us with a critical overview of the principal (and often competing) interpretations of the complex phenomena labeled.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library.The book’s ideas, particularly in the chapter on “Humanity and globalization,” are thoughtful and immense though briskly presented: that Nuremberg invited people to disobey orders, obey conscience for the greater good of humanity and to recognize the existence of crimes against humanity; that equality is the cornerstone of the conception.