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Globalization: Social Theory and Global Culture

Professor Roland Robertson - 1992 - 211 pages
A stimulating appraisal of a crucial contemporary theme, this comprehensive analysis of globalizaton offers a distinctively cultural perspective on the social theory of the ...
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Civilising Subjects: Metropole and Colony in the English Imagination 1830-1867

Catherine Hall - History - 2002 - 556 pages
How did the English get to be English? In Civilising Subjects, Catherine Hall argues that the idea of empire was at the heart of mid-nineteenth-century British self-imagining ...
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Imperial Nature: The World Bank and Struggles for Social Justice in the Age ...

Michael Goldman - History - 2008 - 384 pages
Why is the World Bank so successful? How has it gained power even at moments in history when it seemed likely to fall? This pathbreaking book is the first close examination of ...
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Naturalizing Power: Essays in Feminist Cultural Analysis

Sylvia Junko Yanagisako, Carol Lowery Delaney - Social Science - 1995 - 310 pages
This collection of essays analyzes relations of social inequality that appear to be logical extensions of a "natural order" and in the process demonstrates that a revitalized ...
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Communicating Health: A Culture-centered Approach

M. Dutta - Medical - 2008 - 306 pages
The culture-centred approach offered in this book argues that communication theorizing ought to locate culture at the centre of the communication process such that the theories ...
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How Does Law Matter?

Bryant G. Garth, Austin Sarat - Law - 1998 - 259 pages
The question of how law matters has long been fundamental to the law and society field. Social science scholarship has repeatedly demonstrated that law matters less, or ...
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The American South in a global world

James L. Peacock, Harry L. Watson - Business & Economics - 2005 - 299 pages
Looking beyond broad theories of globalization, this volume examines the specific effects of globalizing forces on the southern United States. Eighteen essays approach ...
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Intersecting Journeys: The Anthropology of Pilgrimage and Tourism

Ellen Badone, Sharon R. Roseman - Social Science - 2004 - 199 pages
"Starting from the premise that religion - broadly defined - involves a quest for meaning, Intersecting Journeys seeks to bridge the conceptual dichotomy between pilgrimage as ...
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