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Grounded globalism [electronic resource] : how the U.S. South embraces the world / James L. Peacock.

By: Peacock, James L.
Material type: TextTextSeries: New southern studies: Publisher: Athens, Ga. ; London : University of Georgia Press, c2007Description: 1 online resource (xi, 311 p.).ISBN: 9780820341569 (electronic bk.); 0820341568 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Southern States -- Civilization -- 21st century | Southern States -- Civilization | Cosmopolitanism -- Southern States | Globalization -- Social aspects -- Southern States | Group identity -- Southern States | Cultural pluralism -- Southern States | Regionalism -- Southern States | Southern States -- Religion | Political culture -- Southern States | Arts and society -- Southern States | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture | Bev�olkerung | Globalisierung | USA -- S�udstaaten | Electronic booksGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Grounded globalism.DDC classification: 306.0975/090511 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
A model -- The South as/in the world -- From oppositionality to integration -- Dualism to pluralism : global diversity on Southern ground -- Southern space : from sense of place to force field -- Meaning : religion in the global South -- Subjectivities : meaning making in the changing South -- Politics : is globalism liberal? is a local focus conservative?
Summary: 'Grounded Globalism' is a study of globalism's impact on a region legendarily resistant to change that draws on diverse perspectives. It looks at the South to develop the idea of 'grounded globalism' in which abstract global forces and local cultures rooted in history and place reverberate against each other.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-294) and index.

A model -- The South as/in the world -- From oppositionality to integration -- Dualism to pluralism : global diversity on Southern ground -- Southern space : from sense of place to force field -- Meaning : religion in the global South -- Subjectivities : meaning making in the changing South -- Politics : is globalism liberal? is a local focus conservative?

'Grounded Globalism' is a study of globalism's impact on a region legendarily resistant to change that draws on diverse perspectives. It looks at the South to develop the idea of 'grounded globalism' in which abstract global forces and local cultures rooted in history and place reverberate against each other.

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