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Global America? : the Cultural Consequences of Globalization.

Author: Ulrich Beck; Nathan Sznaider; Rainer Winter
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2003.
Series: Studies in Social and Political Thought, 8.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Many contemporary issues cannot be readily or fully understood at the level of the nation state and the concept of globalization is used to develop understanding through the analysis of global (transnational) processes. This volume explores the phenomenon of Americanization, and its worldwide impact, and the cultural consequences of globalization.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ulrich Beck; Nathan Sznaider; Rainer Winter
ISBN: 9781846313219 184631321X
OCLC Number: 476209257
Description: 1 online resource (287 p.)
Contents: Title Page; Contents; List of Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: Theoretical Perspectives; 1: Rooted Cosmopolitanism: Emerging from a Rivalry of Distinctions; 2: Assessing McDonaldization, Americanization and Globalization; 3: Culture, Modernity and Immediacy; Part II: National Case Studies; 4: Hyperpower Exceptionalism: Globalization the American Way; 5: Debating Americanization: The Case of France; 6: Consumption, Modernity and Japanese Cultural Identity: The Limits of Americanization?
Series Title: Studies in Social and Political Thought, 8.

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Many contemporary issues cannot be readily or fully understood at the level of the nation state and the concept of globalization is used to develop understanding through the analysis of global (transnational) processes. This volume explores the phenomenon of Americanization, and its worldwide impact, and the cultural consequences of globalization.

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