Global Culture: Nationalism, Globalization and Modernity

Global Culture Nationalism Globalization and Modernity In this book leading social scientists from many countries analyze the extent to which we are seeing a globalization of culture Is a unified world culture emerging And if so how does this relate to e

  • Title: Global Culture: Nationalism, Globalization and Modernity
  • Author: Mike Featherstone
  • ISBN: 9780803983229
  • Page: 366
  • Format: Paperback
  • In this book leading social scientists from many countries analyze the extent to which we are seeing a globalization of culture Is a unified world culture emerging And if so, how does this relate to existing cultural divisions and to the autonomy of the nation state Differing explanations are offered for trends towards global unification and their relation to an economiIn this book leading social scientists from many countries analyze the extent to which we are seeing a globalization of culture Is a unified world culture emerging And if so, how does this relate to existing cultural divisions and to the autonomy of the nation state Differing explanations are offered for trends towards global unification and their relation to an economic world system Will the intensification of global contact produce increasing tolerance of other cultures Or will an integrating culture produce sharper reactions in the form of fundamentalist and nationalist movements The contributors explore the emergence of third cultures , such as international law, the financial markets and media conglomerates, as

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    1. Los procesos contemporáneos de globalización han derribado muchos de los límites del mundo colonial. Junto con las celebraciones de los flujos ilimitados en nuestra nueva aldea global, uno puede sentir también cierta ansiedad por el contacto aumentado y una cierta nostalgia por la higiene colonialista. El lado oscuro de la conciencia de la globalización es el miedo al contagio. Si rompemos los límites globales y nos abrimos al contacto universal en nuestra aldea global, ¿cómo prevendremo [...]

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