About the book: Through the academic disciplines of economics, sociology, philosophy, and art and cultural studies, the authors describe and discuss different ways by which globalization is negotiated in Asia. Affirmed to be the major characteristics of globalization are liberalization, borderlessness, and mobility. National governments and even local customs and traditions, according to the authors, can mitigate the negative impacts of globalization.
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 337 pp.