Globalization and Its Discontents
Essays on the New Mobility of People and Money New edition
Globalization and Its Discontents by Saskia Sassen
Book DescriptionNations worry about their shrinking sovereignty as large numbers of immigrants cross borders at will. This collection of essays asks if globalization is killing off the nation state.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781565845183
(235mm x 155mm x 16mm)
Imprint: The New Press
Publisher: The New Press
Publish Date: 1-Jan-1988
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Saskia Sassen
Framing the Global, Paperback (May 2014)
Explores interdisciplinary approaches to the study of global issues. This title features essays that are framed around the entry points or key concepts that have emerged in each contributor's engagement with global studies in the course of empirical research, offering a conceptual toolkit for global research in the 21st century.
Expulsions, Hardback (May 2014)
Income inequality, displaced and imprisoned populations, destruction of land and water: today's dislocations cannot be understood in the usual terms of poverty and injustice, Saskia Sassen argues. They are more accurately understood as expulsions--from professional livelihood, from living space, from the very biosphere that makes life possible.
Cities in a World Economy, Paperback (November 2011)» View all books by Saskia Sassen
Cutting edge update of Sasia Sassen's popular exploration of how rapid and wide-spread developments in the areas of money, information, and people have led to the emergence of a new social formation: global cities.
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