Part III: The Global Generation

  1. Eric Cazdyn and
  2. Imre Szeman

Published Online: 27 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444396478.ch3

After Globalization

After Globalization

How to Cite

Cazdyn, E. and Szeman, I. (2011) Part III: The Global Generation, in After Globalization, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444396478.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405177948

Online ISBN: 9781444396478



  • global generation;
  • understanding, how and to what degree - ideas and ideals, are associated with globalization;
  • anti-Americanism to globalization - issues related to contemporary moment;
  • anti-Americanism, a map - of larger political circumstances;
  • anti-Americanism, ready-to-hand map - power in the contemporary world;
  • globalization, topos of anti-Americanism - Traub, that “no nation as dominant as America now is will be accepted as a benevolent actor…”;
  • students, refusing acceptance of anti-Americanism - or globalization, for present order of things;
  • anti-Americanism and geopolitics - realpolitik about nature of global power;
  • cultural politics, of present - “averaged-out, depersonalized, gray culture and society”;
  • the future, illuminating the darkness - it's just that it isn't exactly inspiring, imagining the future as like the present


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Next Generation

  • From Anti-Americanism to Globalization

  • A Map of the World

  • Biogeographies

  • Can't Get There from Here