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The Systemic Dimension of Globalization

Today science is moving in the direction of synthesis of the achievements of various academic disciplines. The idea to prepare and present to the international academic milieu, a multidimensional approach to globalization phenomenon is an ambitious undertaking. The book The Systemic Dimension of Globalization consists of 14 chapters divided into three sections: Globalization and Complex Systems; Globalization and Social Systems; Globalization and Natural Systems. The Authors of respective chapters represent a great diversity of disciplines and methodological approaches as well as a variety of academic culture. This is the value of this book and this merit will be appreciated by a global community of scholars.

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The Systemic Dimension of GlobalizationEdited by Piotr Pachura

Published: August 1st 2011

DOI: 10.5772/732

ISBN: 978-953-307-384-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5097-8

Copyright year: 2011

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38450 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

20 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. Sustainability by Interrelating Science, Society and Economy in Embedded Political Economy – an Epistemological Approach

By Masudul Alam Choudhury and Lubna Sarwath Mohammad


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2. Globalization of Software Development Teams

By M. Rita Thissen, Susan K. Myers, R. Nathan Sikes, Jean P. Robinson and Valentina Grouverman


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3. Bilateral Home Bias: New Perspective, New Findings

By Crina Pungulescu


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4. Globalization and Global Innovations

By Hassan Danaeefard and Tayebeh Abbasi


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5. Demistifying Globalization and the State: Preliminary Comments on Re-Commodification, Institutions and Innovation

By Hector Cuadra-Montiel


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6. Media Globalization and the Debate on Multiculturality

By Josu Amezaga-Albizu


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7. Explaining Global Media: A Discourse Approach

By Ulrika Olausson


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8. Cultural Globalization and Transnational Flows of Things American

By Mel van Elteren


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9. Recognition of Real-World Activities from Environmental Sound Cues to Create Life-Log

By Mostafa Al Masum Shaikh, Keikichi Hirose and Mitsuru Ishizuka


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10. Biodiversity, Ecosystem and Commodities in Amazonia

By Peter Mann de Toledo, Ima Célia Guimarães Vieira, Gilberto Câmara, Roberto Araújo, Andrea Coelho and Sergio Gomes


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11. Globalization: Ecological Consequences of Global-Scale Connectivity in People, Resources, and Information

By Debra P.C. Peters


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12. Brightness and Austerity of the Globalization Theory: The Ideological Foundations of Cognitive Capitalism

By Zlatan Delic


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13. Tourism: Analysis of a Global Phenomenon from a Perspective of Sustainability

By Juan Ignacio Pulido-Fernández and Yaiza López-Sánchez


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