Section B) Global governance and international organizations
Thompson Grahame |
Ed. Routledge , 2015
|Written by one of the leading scholars of global politics, Globalization Revisited is a major new book for students of globalization. It describes and explains the challenges to liberalism and the global order as result of globalizing forces - from financial interconnectedness to the growth of religious fundamentalisms.
provides a detailed analysis of the economic and financial aspects of globalization;
examines the changes to global power and governance created by globalization including its effect on the sovereignty of the nation state;
discusses recent trends such as the increased use of networks and social media;
assesses the rise of globalizing fundamentalism;
analyzes the challenges to globalization posed by contemporary events such as the global financial crisis.