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Description - Global Forces and Local Life-Worlds by Ulrike Schuerkens

How are global forces impacting on local lifestyles? Where does the personal stand in relation to globalization? Global Forces and Local Life-Worlds explores these questions using a mixture of sociological and anthropological analysis and case study methods. Demonstrating the tensions between retaining cultural integrity in the face of the levelling processes associated with modernity, this book: locates the problems of globalization and localization in the appropriate anthropological and sociological dimensions; examines the relationship between culture and identity; and explores the varieties of modernity.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781412900041
ISBN-10: 1412900042
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 25mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 17-Feb-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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