26. The Fate of the Local

  1. George Ritzer
  1. Melissa L. Caldwell and
  2. Eriberto P. Lozada Jr.

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691939.ch26

The Blackwell Companion to Globalization

The Blackwell Companion to Globalization

How to Cite

Caldwell, M. L. and Lozada, E. P. (2007) The Fate of the Local, in The Blackwell Companion to Globalization (ed G. Ritzer), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691939.ch26

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:

  • local cultures;
  • global imperialism;
  • capitalist production;
  • high speed communications;
  • India

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • UNDERSTANDING LOCALITY

  • LOSS OF THE LOCAL

  • LIFESAVING 101: RESCUING THE LOCAL

  • INTERVENTIONS INTO STUDIES OF THE LOCAL

  • CONCLUDING THOUGHTS: THINKING WITH LOCALIZATION

  • References