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Title Global forces and local life-worlds : social transformations / edited by Ulrike Schuerkens
Published London ; Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage Publications, 2004
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Description 1 online resource
Series Sage studies in international sociology ; 51
Sage studies in international sociology ; 51
Contents Cover; Contents; About the Authors; Preface; Chapter 1 -- Social Transformations Between Global Forces and Local Life-Worlds: Introduction; Chapter 2 -- The Sociological and Anthropological Study of Globalization and Localization; Chapter 3 -- Culture, Identity and Hegemony: The Body on a Global Age; Chapter 4 -- 'Ethnicity is Everywhere': On Globalization and the Transformation of Cultural Identity; Chapter 5 -- Multiple Modernity, Nationalism and Religion: A Global Perspective
Summary Thirteen papers, presented by Schuerkens (cole des Hautes tudes en Sciences Sociales, France) represent a summary of the activities of the Research Committee 09, "Social Practice and Social Transformation," of the International Sociological Association
Notes Title from PDF title page (viewed 30 Nov., 2009)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Globalization -- Social aspects.
International relations -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Schuerkens, Ulrike.
ISBN 1280370955
1446211320 (ebook)
9781446211328 (ebook)