As such, globalization
also is closely connected to notions of physical space.
In putting together this volume, its editors, Steven Chan and James Scarritt, have selected six empirical chapters that address the human, social and political dimensions of globalization
--issues that are currently hotly contested in the literature, especially between the extreme proponents of globalization
and its harshest critics.
Lowell Dittmer provides an insightful anatomy of globalization
and the Asian financial crisis.
If contextualization was a catchword in theological circles of the 1970s, globalization
became a new emphasis in the 1980s.
services including translation, interpretation, Web localization and multicultural brand management are what Bill Sullivan, IBM's program director for globalization
, calls "global architectures.
has become one of the buzzwords of the new millennium in both academic and popular discourses.
Even though globalization
is most of the times thought of in economic terms--the global marketplace--this process has many political, social, ideological and cultural implications as well.
refers to the process of the gradual disappearance of borders of nation-states, while economic globalization
represents the pinnacle of this process.
To facilitate the process whereby professors can select films depicting globalization
for their students, Zaniello has categorized the films according to specific indicators of globalization
, such as transnational organizations, global labor, global capital, digitalization, changes in the workplace, outsourcing and offshoring, deregulation and privatization, oil, scarce resources, intellectual property rights, China, containerized shipping, export processing zones, and anti-globalization
During the 1990s, globalization
loomed large in his work.
This special issue of Theological Studies tries to take stock of where Catholic theology has come on globalization
over the past decade and a half, and also give some indicators of where theology needs to go.
A clear understanding of how globalization
affects human welfare is crucial in order to resolve the debate over merits of globalization