Rethinking Globalization(s)

From Corporate Transnationalism to Local Interventions

  • Preet S. Aulakh
  • Michael G. Schechter

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. The Multidimensionality of Globalization: A Critical Perspective

    1. Preet S. Aulakh, Michael G. Schechter
      Pages 1-10
  3. Actually Existing Globalization(s)

  4. The Impacts of Globalization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Juan Pablo Pérez Sáinz, Katharine Andrade-Eekhoff
      Pages 172-197
    3. Christine Root, David Wiley, Sven Peek
      Pages 198-217
    4. Hildy Teegen, Marta Teegen
      Pages 218-237
  5. Beyond Existing Globalization

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 283-285

About this book


Contributors from diverse disciplinary, ideological, and theoretical perspectives, examine the multiple aspects and dimensions of globalization. By employing a variety of methodological approaches, the authors provide insights into the role of numerous agents in furthering the process and project of present and future globalization(s), as manifested in economic, political and cultural domains. Furthermore, they address the impacts of globalization in nation-states, emancipatory feminist and environmental movements, and migrant communities, as well as identify their participation in and opposition to the phenomena of globalization.

Editors and affiliations

  • Preet S. Aulakh
    • 1
  • Michael G. Schechter
    • 2
  1. 1.Temple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.Michigan State UniversityEast LansingUSA

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