11. Globalization and the Environment

  1. George Ritzer
  1. Steve Yearley

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691939.ch11

The Blackwell Companion to Globalization

The Blackwell Companion to Globalization

How to Cite

Yearley, S. (2007) Globalization and the Environment, in The Blackwell Companion to Globalization (ed G. Ritzer), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691939.ch11

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:

  • global environment;
  • telecommunications;
  • terrorism;
  • popular music;
  • international currency

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • INTRODUCTION: THE EARTH, THE GLOBE AND THE DISCOURSE OF THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT

  • THE ‘GLOBAL-NESS’ OF GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS

  • THE PROBLEMATIC GLOBAL QUALIFICATIONS OF GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS

  • GLOBAL FREE TRADE AND THE CONCEPTUALIZATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL INTERESTS

  • GLOBALIZATION AND THE PLAY OF ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS

  • CONCLUDING REMARKS

  • References