Metaphors of Globalization

By revisiting globalization using an analysis of metaphors, such as 'global village' and 'network society', this volume sheds new light on overlooked dimensions of global politics, redresses outdated conceptualizations, and provides a ...

Metaphors of Globalization

By revisiting globalization using an analysis of metaphors, such as 'global village' and 'network society', this volume sheds new light on overlooked dimensions of global politics, redresses outdated conceptualizations, and provides a critical analysis of existing approaches to the study of globalization.

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Metaphors of Globalization
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: M. Kornprobst, V. Pouliot, N. Shah, R. Zaiotti
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-12-14 - Publisher: Springer

By revisiting globalization using an analysis of metaphors, such as 'global village' and 'network society', this volume sheds new light on overlooked dimensions of global politics, redresses outdated conceptualizations, and provides a critical analysis of existing approaches to the study of globalization.
Global Village, Global Marketplace, Global War on Terror
Language: en
Pages: 702
Authors: Nisha Shah
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

My thesis examines how metaphors of globalization shape the global governance of the Internet. I consider how, in a short span of time, discussions of the Internet's globalizing potential have gone from the optimism of the global village to the penchant of the global marketplace to the anxiety of the
Metaphors of Globalization
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Markus Kornprobst, Vincent Pouliot, Nisha Shah, Ruben Zaiotti
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-15 - Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan

Metaphors of Globalization inquires into the power and politics of metaphors in the making of our globalizing era. The approach is multidisciplinary, with case studies in global finance, global governance, literary theory, political theory, anthropology, and sociology. By revisiting globalization through the analysis of metaphors, this volume sheds new light
Revisiting Metaphors in International Relations Theory
Language: en
Pages: 235
Authors: Michael P. Marks
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-08 - Publisher: Springer

This book presents an analysis of how metaphors are essential elements in the study of international relations. It acknowledges the fact that theory and practice in international relations often rest on common metaphorical concepts which have implications for the ways people around the world pursue their lives. Because of the
New Age Globalization
Language: en
Pages: 303
Authors: A. Ahmad
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-03 - Publisher: Springer

Using the frameworks of systems theory, modernization, and the world system, New Age Globalization presents a composite multilevel, multidirectional picture of globalization informed by eight different but interdependent subsystems.