Item description for Transnational Professionals and their Cosmopolitan Universes by Magdalena Nowicka & Ulrich Beck...
This book focuses on the relationship between physicalspace and social mobility, focusing onthe new phenomenon of the"international professional" who makes the world his home. Mobile people, Magdalena Nowicka reveals, create their own spatial and cultural universes through daily routines and practices. Even the choice of a specific residence, Nowicka shows, has definite local and global consequences. Grounded in the influential theories of Ulrich Beckas well as thelatest research inthe sociology of space,Transnational Professionals and their Cosmopolitan Universes is an important contribution to continuing debates on globalization and sociology.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 5.5" Height: 8.25" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Dec 15, 2006
Publisher Campus Verlag
ISBN 3593381559 ISBN13 9783593381558