skip to content
Globalism, localism, and identity : fresh perspectives on the transition to sustainability Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Globalism, localism, and identity : fresh perspectives on the transition to sustainability

Author: Timothy O'Riordan
Publisher: London, UK ; Sterling, VA, USA : Earthscan Publications, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This book’s thesis is that localism is the crucial complement to globalism. This is supported by a range of European case studies, incl: Sweden, Austria, Portugal, Greece, United Kingdom. Local responses to globalizing forces depend on the nature of the interlinkages in governance from international structures, through multilateral organizations to nation states, regions and localities, as these are mediated through  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Fallstudiensammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Globalism, localism, and identity.
London, UK ; Sterling, VA, USA : Earthscan Publications, 2001
(OCoLC)606484415
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy O'Riordan
ISBN: 1853837326 9781853837326 1853837318 9781853837319
OCLC Number: 45002189
Description: xxiv, 248 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Providing perspective. 1. Synthesis and context / Tim O'Riordan and Chris Church. 2. Globalization and localization / Heather Voisey and Tim O'Riordan. 3. Multilevel governance for the sustainability transition / Uno Svedin, Tim O'Riordan and Andrew Jordan. 4. Social-local identities / Judith Cherni. 5. Methods of inquiry / Maria Kousis and Geoffrey Gooch --
pt. 2. The case studies. 6. Decay and revitalization in two Swedish communities / Uno Svedin, Anders Hjort af Ornias and Ulrik Lohm / [and others]. 7. Opportunism via sustainability in Austria / Andrea Grabher and Michael Narodoslawsky. 8. Coming to terms with globalization in Portugal / Valdemar Rodrigues and Fatima Direitinho. 9. Local identity and survival in Greece / Maria Kousis and Eugenia Petropopolou. 10. Local identity and empowerment in the UK / Heather Voisey, Andrew Walters and Chris Church. 11. Taking the transition forward / Tim O'Riordan.
Other Titles: Globalism, localism & identity
Responsibility: edited by Tim O'Riordan.

Abstract:

Using a series of case studies from across Europe, the contributors to this study examine the rapidly changing relationship between globalism and localism and how global economic forces are affecting  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'This is an important contribution to the field and of a uniformly high standard throughout.'Aslib Book Guide

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45002189> # Globalism, localism, and identity : fresh perspectives on the transition to sustainability
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "45002189" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Place/sterling_va_usa> ; # Sterling, VA, USA
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Place/london_uk> ; # London, UK
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/relations_economiques_internationales> ; # Relations économiques internationales
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/aufsatzsammlung> ; # Aufsatzsammlung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/fallstudiensammlung> ; # Fallstudiensammlung
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850795> ; # Central-local government relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/developpement_durable> ; # Développement durable
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/nachhaltigkeit> ; # Nachhaltigkeit
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/duurzame_ontwikkeling> ; # Duurzame ontwikkeling
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/338.927/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/lokaal_bestuur> ; # Lokaal bestuur
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/globalisierung> ; # Globalisierung
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/976891> ; # International economic relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/internationalisatie> ; # Internationalisatie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/relations_gouvernement_central_collectivites_locales> ; # Relations gouvernement central-collectivités locales
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/regionale_identitat> ; # Regionale Identität
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139731> ; # Sustainable development
    schema:alternateName "Globalism, localism & identity" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/86417803> ; # Timothy O'Riordan
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:description "This book’s thesis is that localism is the crucial complement to globalism. This is supported by a range of European case studies, incl: Sweden, Austria, Portugal, Greece, United Kingdom. Local responses to globalizing forces depend on the nature of the interlinkages in governance from international structures, through multilateral organizations to nation states, regions and localities, as these are mediated through social-local identity. The contributors draw on numerous themes in examining the interaction between the global and the local, such as ‘decay and revitalization’, ‘local identity and empowerment’, ‘opportunism through sustainability’ and ‘governance for the transition’."@en ;
    schema:description "pt. 1. Providing perspective. 1. Synthesis and context / Tim O'Riordan and Chris Church. 2. Globalization and localization / Heather Voisey and Tim O'Riordan. 3. Multilevel governance for the sustainability transition / Uno Svedin, Tim O'Riordan and Andrew Jordan. 4. Social-local identities / Judith Cherni. 5. Methods of inquiry / Maria Kousis and Geoffrey Gooch -- pt. 2. The case studies. 6. Decay and revitalization in two Swedish communities / Uno Svedin, Anders Hjort af Ornias and Ulrik Lohm / [and others]. 7. Opportunism via sustainability in Austria / Andrea Grabher and Michael Narodoslawsky. 8. Coming to terms with globalization in Portugal / Valdemar Rodrigues and Fatima Direitinho. 9. Local identity and survival in Greece / Maria Kousis and Eugenia Petropopolou. 10. Local identity and empowerment in the UK / Heather Voisey, Andrew Walters and Chris Church. 11. Taking the transition forward / Tim O'Riordan."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/803097636> ;
    schema:genre "Aufsatzsammlung"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fallstudiensammlung"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606484415> ;
    schema:name "Globalism, localism, and identity : fresh perspectives on the transition to sustainability"@en ;
    schema:productID "45002189" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45002189#PublicationEvent/london_uk_sterling_va_usa_earthscan_publications_2001> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Agent/earthscan_publications> ; # Earthscan Publications
    schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=009523659&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
    schema:url <http://swbplus.bsz-bw.de/bsz098761498abs.htm> ;
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/sub-hamburg/315787783.pdf> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781853837319> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781853837326> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA125071> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45002189> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Agent/earthscan_publications> # Earthscan Publications
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Earthscan Publications" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Place/sterling_va_usa> # Sterling, VA, USA
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Sterling, VA, USA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/developpement_durable> # Développement durable
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Développement durable"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/duurzame_ontwikkeling> # Duurzame ontwikkeling
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Duurzame ontwikkeling"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/fallstudiensammlung> # Fallstudiensammlung
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fallstudiensammlung"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/internationalisatie> # Internationalisatie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Internationalisatie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/regionale_identitat> # Regionale Identität
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Regionale Identität"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/relations_economiques_internationales> # Relations économiques internationales
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Relations économiques internationales"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803097636#Topic/relations_gouvernement_central_collectivites_locales> # Relations gouvernement central-collectivités locales
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Relations gouvernement central-collectivités locales"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139731> # Sustainable development
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sustainable development"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850795> # Central-local government relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Central-local government relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/976891> # International economic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "International economic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/86417803> # Timothy O'Riordan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "O'Riordan" ;
    schema:givenName "Timothy" ;
    schema:name "Timothy O'Riordan" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781853837319>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1853837318" ;
    schema:isbn "9781853837319" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781853837326>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1853837326" ;
    schema:isbn "9781853837326" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606484415>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Globalism, localism, and identity." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45002189> ; # Globalism, localism, and identity : fresh perspectives on the transition to sustainability
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45002189>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45002189> ; # Globalism, localism, and identity : fresh perspectives on the transition to sustainability
    schema:dateModified "2018-10-26" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.