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Global modernities [electronic resource] / edited by Mike Featherstone, Scott Lash and Roland Robertson.

Contributor(s): Featherstone, Mike | Lash, Scott | Robertson, Roland.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Theory, culture & society (Unnumbered): Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 1995Description: 1 online resource (ix, 292 p.).ISBN: 0585345309 (electronic bk.); 9780585345307 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Culture | Cultural relations | International relations | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Regional Studies | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- GeneralGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Global modernities.DDC classification: 301/.01 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Globalization, modernity and the spatialization of social theory : an introduction / Mike Featherstone and Scott Lash -- Glocalization : time-space and homogeneity-heterogeneity / Roland Robertson -- Globalization as hybridization / Jan Nederveen Pieterse -- Global system, globalization and the parameters of modernity / Jonathan Friedman -- New world order or neo-world orders : power, politics and ideology in informationalizing glocalities / Timothy W. Luke -- Times and spaces of modernity (or who needs post modernism?) / Anthony D. King -- Routes to/through modernity / G�oran Therborn -- Searching for a centre that holds / Zygmunt Bauman -- Security, philosophy and politics / Michael Dillon -- Normality--exception--counter-knowledge : on the history of a modern fascination / Benno Wagner -- Time, space, memory, with reference to Bachelard / Ann Game -- Soviet individual : genealogy of a dissimulating animal / Oleg Kharkhordin -- Bio-politics and the spectre of incest : sexuality and/in the family / Vicki Bell -- Birth of identity in politics in the 1960s : psychoanalysis and the public/private division / Eli Zaretsky -- Modern error : or, the unbearable enlightenment of being / Eugene Halton.
Summary: 'Global Modernities' is a sustained commentary on the international character of the most microcosmic practices. It demonstrates how the global increasingly informs the regional, so deconstructing ideas like the �nation state' and �national sovereignty'. The spatialization of social theory, hybridization and bio-politics are among the critical issues discussed.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Globalization, modernity and the spatialization of social theory : an introduction / Mike Featherstone and Scott Lash -- Glocalization : time-space and homogeneity-heterogeneity / Roland Robertson -- Globalization as hybridization / Jan Nederveen Pieterse -- Global system, globalization and the parameters of modernity / Jonathan Friedman -- New world order or neo-world orders : power, politics and ideology in informationalizing glocalities / Timothy W. Luke -- Times and spaces of modernity (or who needs post modernism?) / Anthony D. King -- Routes to/through modernity / G�oran Therborn -- Searching for a centre that holds / Zygmunt Bauman -- Security, philosophy and politics / Michael Dillon -- Normality--exception--counter-knowledge : on the history of a modern fascination / Benno Wagner -- Time, space, memory, with reference to Bachelard / Ann Game -- Soviet individual : genealogy of a dissimulating animal / Oleg Kharkhordin -- Bio-politics and the spectre of incest : sexuality and/in the family / Vicki Bell -- Birth of identity in politics in the 1960s : psychoanalysis and the public/private division / Eli Zaretsky -- Modern error : or, the unbearable enlightenment of being / Eugene Halton.

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'Global Modernities' is a sustained commentary on the international character of the most microcosmic practices. It demonstrates how the global increasingly informs the regional, so deconstructing ideas like the �nation state' and �national sovereignty'. The spatialization of social theory, hybridization and bio-politics are among the critical issues discussed.

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