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by Howard J. Wiarda

  • Author: Howard J. Wiarda
  • ISBN: 1555536883
  • ISBN13: 978-1555536886
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  • Language: English
  • Category: Social Sciences
  • Publisher: Northeastern (January 31, 2008)
  • Pages: 296
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Globalization: Universal Trends, Regional Implications (Northeastern Series on Democratization and Political Development) ePub download

There is no universal, monolithic process of globalization, and in this volume Howard J. Wiarda has assembled new scholarship on the topic by the leading experts in comparative and international politics.

There is no universal, monolithic process of globalization, and in this volume Howard J. The essays compare the vastly different ways in which the United States, Europe, Russia, East Asia, South Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, and Sub-Saharan Africa have responded to globalization’s opportunities and pressures

Northeastern series on democratization and political development. There is no universal, monolithic process of globalization, and in this volume Howard J.

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His academic interests are connected with the analysis of problems of globalization and modernization. He has also published on the theory of historical process; and the evolution of statehood. He is the author of more than 360 scholarly publications in Russian and English, including 25 monographs.

Howard J. Wiarda insisted throughout his career that Latin American politics could best be understood in terms of a tradition of history, religious ideas, and political culture that was wholly distinct from that of the United States. But the one essay he wrote that directly examines . domestic politics compares the political turmoil he witnessed to what was the norm in Latin America. politics that he raised in this essay recurred often in his writings about .

Publisher: Northeastern University Press (30 May 2009). Political Science Quarterly". This is an exceptionally thoughtful and well-written book, a worthy addition to the corpus of serious political analysis of the Colombian political regime. This title offers timely lessons from Colombia on the coexistence of civil democracy and political violence in the context of international affairs and institutional reform. Colombia has one of the oldest electoral democracies in the Western Hemisphere despite endemic political violence.

That system includes national governments, their governmental and intergovernmental organizations as well as nt elements of global civil society such as international non-governmental organizations and social movement organizations

Northeastern series on democratization and political development. Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: Globalization in its universal and regional dimensions, Howard J. Wiarda Many globalizations : the cultural dynamics of globalization, Peter L. Berger The globalization of democracy and its implications, Esther M. Skelley Has the "end of history" arrived? : Globalization's proponents and opponents, Howard J. Wiarda The United States : is America the universal nation? /

That system includes national governments, their governmental and intergovernmental organizations as well as nt elements of global civil society such as international non-governmental organizations and social movement organizations. One of the key aspects of the political globalization is the declining importance of the nation-state and the rise of other actors on the political scene. The essays compare the vastly different ways in which the United States, Europe, Russia, East Asia, South Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, and Sub-Saharan Africa have responded to globalization's opportunities and pressures.

"Globalization" is perhaps the most controversial topic in policy-making, academic discussions, foreign affairs, and international relations today. There is no universal, monolithic process of globalization, and in this volume Howard J. Wiarda has assembled new scholarship on the topic by the leading experts in comparative and international politics. The essays compare the vastly different ways in which the United States, Europe, Russia, East Asia, South Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, and Sub-Saharan Africa have responded to globalization's opportunities and pressures.Contributors include Paul S. Adams, Peter Berger, Charles Conteh, Dale Herspring, Sherry Lowrance, Peter R. Moody, Paul M. Rego, Esther M. Skelley, A. H. Somejee, Evren Celik Wiltse, and Lara Wylie.
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