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Table of Contents Introduction to the Volume (George Ritzer) Part One: Introduction Introduction to Part 1 1-Globalization in Hard Times: Contention in the Academy and Beyond (Anthony McGrew) 2-What is Globalization? (Roland Robertson and Kathleen E. White) 3-The Cultural Construction of Neoliberal Globalization: `Honey...I Think the World is Flat' (Robert J. Antonio) 4-Globalization: The Major Players (George M. Thomas) 5-Globalization Today (John Boli and Velina Petrova) 6-Theories of Globalization (William I. Robinson) 7-Studying Globalization: Methodological Issues (Salvatore Babones) 8-Cosmopolitanism: A Critical Theory for the 21st Century" (Ulrich Beck) Part Two: The Major Domains Introduction to Part Two 9-The End of Globalization? The Implications of Migration for State, Society and Economy (Subrahjit Guhathakurta, David Jacobson and Nicholas C. DelSordi) 10-Globalization and the Agrarian World (Philip McMichael) 11-Globalization and the Environment (Steve Yearley) 12-Cities and Globalization (Michael Timberlake and Xiulian Ma) 13-The Sociology of Global Organizations (Stewart Clegg and Chris Carter) 14-Economic Globalization: Corporations (Peter Dicken) 15-Outsourcing: Globalization and Beyond (George Ritzer and Craig Lair) 16-Globalization and Consumer Culture (Douglas J. Goodman) 17-Cultural Globalization (John Tomlinson) 18-Globalization and Ideology (Manfred B. Steger) 19-Media and Globalization (Douglas Kellner and Clayton Pierce) 20-Globalization and Information and Communications Technologies: The Case of War (Howard Tumber and Frank Webster) 21-Political Globalization (Gerard Delanty and Chris Rumford) 22-Globalisation and Public Policy (Tim Blackman) 23-Religion and Globalization (Peter Beyer) 24-Globalization and Higher Education (Peter Manicas) 25-Sport and Globalization (David Andrews and Andrew D. Grainger) 26-The Fate of the Local (Melissa L. Caldwell and Eriberto P. Lozada, Jr.) 27-Public Health in a Globalizing World: Challenges and Opportunities (Farnoosh Hashemian and Derek Yach) Part Three: Major Issues and Conclusions Introduction to Part Three 28-Globalization and Global Inequalities: Recent Trends (Glenn Firebaugh and Brian Goesling) 29-World Inequality in the Twenty-First Century: Patterns and Tendencies (Patricio Korzeniewicz and Timothy Moran) 30-Globalization of Corruption (Carolyn Warner) 31-Globalization and Sexuality (Kathryn Farr) 32-War in the Era of Economic Globalization (Gerald Schneider) 33-Globalization and International Terrorism (Gus Martin) 34-Resisting Globalization (Richard Kahn and Douglas Kellner) 35-The Futures of Globalization (Bryan S. Turner)
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