Modernity Al Large: Cultural Dimensions of Globalization (Google eBook)

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U of Minnesota Press, 1996 - Civilization, Modern - 229 pages
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I can read the introduction and first chapter of this book again and again and always get something new out of it. Read full review

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A post-colonial/transnational discourse where Appadurai explained the big roles of migration and media in the work of imagination, in which he extends Benedict Anderson's concept of imagined ... Read full review

Contents

Here and Now
1
Disjuncture and Difference in the Global Cultural Economy
27
Global Ethnoscapes Notes and Queries for a Transnational Anthropo1ogy
48
Consumption Duration and History
66
Playing with Modernity The Decolonization of Indian Cricket
89
Number in the Colonial Imagination
114
Life after Primordia1ism
139
Patriotism and Its Futures
158
The Production of Locality
178
Notes
201
Bibliography
205
Index
219
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