Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Is globalisation a force for economic growth, prosperity and democratic freedom? Or is it a force for the exploitation of the developing world and suppression of human rights? Globalisation has opened up unparalleled new opportunities for economic and social development. But at the same time it has posed major threats to human security and human freedom. What this book addresses is this complexity of globalisation, its issues and impacts and lastly its relation with state and political power. In the four sections, sixteen articles and an introduction, the myriad faces of globalisation are explored and investigated. The first section look, at globalisation and its impact on the nation-state and the issues of sovereignty. It also examines the globalisation ideology/political economy interface and the resultant impacts, issues and transformations in the society, economy and political processes. The second section looks at the evolving idea of a New World Order, issues of nuclearisation, global conflict and co-operation, besides the impacts of globalism on cultures and identities. The third section explores the impact of globalisation on human rights theory and practice, and the impact of international global covenants on human rights implementation in India. The last section is India-specific, wherein globalisation and its impact on centre-state relations, democracy and development, public administration and civil society interrelationships are discussed separately.

Buy Globalisation and the Changing Role of State book by Rumki Basu from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781932705799
ISBN-10: 1932705791
Format: Paperback
(155mm x 230mm x mm)
Pages: 298
Imprint: New Dawn Press
Publisher: New Dawn Press
Publish Date: 1-Mar-2008
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Globalisation and the Changing Role of State book by Rumki Basu and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Author Rumki Basu

International Politics by Rumki Basu

International Politics

Paperback, April 2012
$44.09