Usually Ships in 3-5 Business Days
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 1st edition with a publication date of 2/6/2016.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
This text provides the reader with a transdisciplinary, global studies perspective of the political significance of globalization as articulated in today'¬"s three main globalisms: market globalism; justice globalism; and religious globalism. Globalization and Ideology: A Global Studies Perspectivebrings together subjective and objective aspects of globalization that are usually treated separately from each other. Focusing on the transformation of the contemporary ideological landscape, the book is divided into three parts containing an original preface and nine chapters. Collectively, the chapters respond to a broad range of questions, including: '¬¢ How are political ideologies and social imaginaries being transformed in the global age? '¬¢ What sorts of ideological claims are being generated by the three main globalisms? '¬¢ How do these political ideas play out in concrete social, political, and cultural contexts? '¬¢ How do globalisms shape urban spaces and popular images, and how, in turn, are they shaped by global ideologies? '¬¢ How are traditional academic disciplines like political theory responding to global flows of ideas and theories that cut across conventional scholarly boundaries? '¬¢ What does the fledgling field of global studies contribute to new forms of knowledge on these subjects? '¬¢ What is the relationship between globalizing ideologies and post-9/11 '¬ÜAmerican Empire'¬"? '¬¢ Why has there been a surge of religious globalisms such as jihadist Islamism, Christian global fundamentalism, Falun Gong syncretism, and Buddhism? '¬¢ Is the World Social Forum an effective site of ideological counter-production, capable of generating appealing political visions of '¬Üanother world'¬" opposed to market globalisms? '¬¢ Has the lingering Great Recession halted the worldwide ascent of neoliberalism or will it regain its former glory? '¬¢ Rather than reaching the '¬Üend of ideology'¬", are we entering a new era of (global) ideological struggle?