1. Globalization in Hard Times: Contention in the Academy and Beyond

  1. George Ritzer
  1. Anthony McGrew

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691939.ch1

The Blackwell Companion to Globalization

The Blackwell Companion to Globalization

How to Cite

McGrew, A. (2007) Globalization in Hard Times: Contention in the Academy and Beyond, in The Blackwell Companion to Globalization (ed G. Ritzer), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691939.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 AUG 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405132749

Online ISBN: 9780470691939

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Keywords:

  • globalization;
  • human sciences;
  • social activism;
  • political community;
  • normative reasoning

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • INTRODUCTION

  • BEYOND THE ANTIMONIES OF GLOBALIZATION

  • DECONSTRUCTING THE GLOBALIZATION CONTROVERSY: IDENTIFYING THE SOURCES OF CONTENTION

  • ONE GLOBALIZATION OR MANY?

  • THE POLITICS OF GLOBALIZATION: REFORM, RESISTANCE OR REVOLUTION?

  • CONCLUSION: A POST-MORTEM FOR GLOBALIZATION?

  • References