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New Knowledge in a New Era of Globalization

Edited by Piotr Pachura

Częstochowa University of Technology, Poland

To better understand the contemporary world, the world of innovation and technology, science should try to synthesize and assimilate social science in the development of our civilization. Does the new era require new knowledge? Does the age of globalization demand new education, new human attitudes? This books tries to clarify these questions. The book New Knowledge in a New Era of Globalization consists of 16 chapters divided into three sections: Globalization and Education; Globalization and Human Being; Globalization and Space. The Authors of respective chapters represent a great diversity of disciplines and methodological approaches as well as a variety of academic culture. This book is a valuable contribution and it will certainly be appreciated by a global community of scholars.

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New Knowledge in a New Era of GlobalizationEdited by Piotr Pachura

Published: August 1st 2011

DOI: 10.5772/982

ISBN: 978-953-307-501-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5102-9

Copyright year: 2011

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70992 Total Chapter Downloads

10 Crossref Citations

10 Web of Science Citations

17 Dimensions Citations


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1. The Importance of Globalization in Higher Education

By Patricia Fox and Stephen Hundley


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2. Globalization Creates New Challenges in Higher Education - Two New Educational Activities Addressing the Challenges

By Bjoern Jaeger and Berit I. Helgheim


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3. Globalization and Higher Education in Taiwan

By Dian-Fu Chang, Cheng-Ta Wu, Gregory Ching, Chia-wei Tang and Lin Xiao


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4. Professional Skills: The Globalization Equalizer

By Ronald Welch


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5. Impact of Globalization on Indian Technical Education System

By Mahadevi. S. Banad and Mahadev. Talawar


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6. How to Discover a New World Without Being in Danger of Wreck

By Miguel González-Carbajal Pascual and Ludmila Martínez Leyva


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7. Sport in Asia: Globalization, Glocalization, Asianization

By Peter Horton


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8. Simularizing Tradition and Foreign: Osmotic Production of Justice in the Milieu of Hong Kong Anti-Domestic Violence Law

By Chiu Man-chung


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9. The Impact of Globalization Determinants and the Health of the World’s Population

By Mario J. Azevedo and Barbara H. Johnson


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10. Ups and Downs of Ethnic Identity in the Era of Globalization (Focusing on the Middle East Region)

By Akbar Valadbigi and Shahab Ghobadi


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11. Fostering a “Monozukuri (Manufacturing)” Organization Suitable for the 21st Century Digital Economy

By Toshiko Asai, Hidehiko Hayashi and Akinori Minazuki


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12. Globalization and Global Public Goods

By Bernur Açıkgöz Ersoy


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13. Building Sustainable Capacity for Disease Diagnosis in Sub-Saharan Africa: Case Studies of Cooperation in Diagnostic Pathology

By Renato Mariani-Costantini, Khalid Dafaallah Awadelkarim, Massimo Barberis, Claudio Clemente, Pasquale De Blasio, Mario Di Gioacchino, Agostino Faravelli, Marco Forni, Piergiovanni Grigolato, Lorenzo Leoncini, Karin Schuerfeld, Ahmed Abdalla Mohamedani, Giuseppe Lattanzio, Sandra Rosini and Vincenzo Stracca Pansa


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14. Globalization in the Brazilian Amazon Region: Conflicting Answers from “Quilombo” Communities

By Florent Kohler, Ludivine Eloy, François-Michel Le Tourneau, Claire Couly, Stéphanie Nasuti, Dorothée Serges, Sophie Caillon, Guillaume Marchand and Anna Greissing


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15. The European Model of Agricultural Policy in the Global Context

By Věra Bečvářova


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16. Future of Heritage – A Condition for Space Integrity

By Lemja Chabbouh Akšamija


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