Global Modernity: Modernity in the Age of Global Capitalism

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Dezember 2006



In his provocative new book Arif Dirlik argues that the present represents not the beginning but the end of globalization, which has produced a new era in the unfolding of capitalismglobal modernity.


1. Introduction: Global Modernity 2. Thinking Globalization Historically 3. Conceptual Field(s) of Globality 4. Legacies: The Global and the Colonial 5. Alternatives? The PRC and the Global South 6. Conclusion: Is There a Future after Globalization?


Arif Dirlik is Knight Professor of Social Science and Professor of History and Anthropology at the University of Oregon. He is recently author of Marxism in the Chinese Revolution (Rowman & Littlefield, 2005) and Postmodernity's Histories: The Past as Legacy and Project (Rowman & Littlefield, 2000).


"'A compelling essay on the contemporary human condition.' William D. Coleman, Director of the Institute on Globalization and the Human Condition, McMaster University 'An unusually perceptive and balanced appraisal of the globalization hype and its relation to the reality of global capitalism.' Immanuel Wallerstein, Yale University"
EAN: 9781594513220
ISBN: 1594513228
Untertitel: 'Radical Imagination'. Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: Dezember 2006
Seitenanzahl: 178 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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