4. Globalization: The Major Players

  1. George Ritzer
  1. George M. Thomas

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691939.ch4

The Blackwell Companion to Globalization

The Blackwell Companion to Globalization

How to Cite

Thomas, G. M. (2007) Globalization: The Major Players, in The Blackwell Companion to Globalization (ed G. Ritzer), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691939.ch4

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:

  • transnational corporations;
  • corporate capitalists;
  • nationalism;
  • McDonald's;
  • halliburton

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • STRONG ACTORS AND REALIST, ACTOR-CENTRED APPROACHES

  • WORLD CONTEXTS OF ACTORS

  • DIVERSE GLOBAL ACTORS AND GLOBAL GOVERNANCE

  • ECONOMIC INSTITUTIONS

  • CONCLUSIONS

  • References