Item description for Globalization and Development Studies: Challenges for the 21st century by Frans J. Schuurman...
This text provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of globalization and its challenge to the contemporary study of development.
Part I introduces the theoretical issues and debates surrounding globalization, illustrates the often contested nature of the concept, and considers the implications for the future of development studies. Part II reviews more specific theory and policy implications by assessing the impact of globalization to a number of key areas of study in development studies. These include the environment, gender, human rights, multinationals, and urban development.
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Studio: Purdue University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.44" Width: 6.6" Height: 0.45" Weight: 0.83 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 2001
Publisher Purdue University Press
ISBN 9055380474 ISBN13 9789055380473
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More About Frans J. Schuurman
Frans J. Schuurman was born in 1948 and has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands.