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" A social process in which the constraints of geography on social and cultural arrangements recede and in which people become increasingly aware that they are receding. "
Nationalism, Globalization, and Orthodoxy: The Social Origins of Ethnic ... - Page 4
by Victor Roudometof - 2001 - 304 pages
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Erziehung in der Moderne: Festschrift für Franzjörg Baumgart

Dirk Rustemeyer - 2003 - 523 pages
...Cambridge 1997. 20 A. Giddens, Runawav World, aaO, S. 18f. Waters definiert Globalisierung wie folgt: A social process in which the constraints of geography...which people become increasingly aware that they are receding.21 In diesem Zitat wird mit dem Verweis auf die Tatsache, daß Individuen den Globalisierungsprozeß...
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Between Fear and Hope: Globalization and Race in the United States

Andrew L. Barlow - 2003 - 213 pages
...global character of capitalism. Malcolm Waters, following Anthony Giddens, explains globalization as "a social process in which the constraints of geography...which people become increasingly aware that they are receding."5 Globalization specifically refers to the increasing capacity of people to rapidly (or instantly)...
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Comparative Education: The Dialectic of the Global and the Local

Robert F. Arnove, Carlos Alberto Torres - 2003 - 491 pages
...postindustrialization, postmodernization, post-Fordism, and the information society. In sum, it can be defined as "a social process in which the constraints of geography...which people become increasingly aware that they are receding."55 Economic globalization is the result of a worldwide economic restructuring that involves...
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The Forces of Economic Globalization: Challenges to the Regime of ...

Katherine Lynch, Katherine L. Lynch - 2003 - 466 pages
...political, economic and cultural arenas.17 Globalization has been described generally as a process by which: '. . .the constraints of geography on social...which people become increasingly aware that they are receding.'18 The end result of such a globalization process, Malcolm Waters suggests, would be the...
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Responses to Governance: Governing Corporations, Societies and the World

John E. Dixon, David Goodwin, Jack Wing - 2003 - 340 pages
...Thompson 1996, Jensen and de Sousa Santos 2000, Ohmae 1990). To Waters (1995: 5), globalization is "a social process in which the constraints of geography...and cultural arrangements recede and in which people are becoming increasingly aware that they are receding." Contemporary globalization theory in sociology...
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Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion, Volume 13

Ralph L. Piedmont, David O. Moberg - 2002 - 264 pages
...different social spheres, individualization would also be conducive to pluralism within each sphere. cultural arrangements recede and in which people become...increasingly aware that they are receding" (Waters, 1995, p. 3). Due to rapid international communication technology and increased migration, people are confronted...
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Encyclopedia of Government and Politics, Volume 2

M. E. Hawkesworth, Maurice Kogan - 2004 - 1483 pages
...implementation. Hence, local politics rule popular imagination and subvert understanding of globalization as 'a social process in which the constraints of geography...increasingly aware that they are receding' (Waters 1995: 3). This objective view is in stark contrast with the materialist view that globalization is the process...
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Business in Context: An Introduction to Business and Its Environment

David Needle - 2004 - 646 pages
...international relations and the impact of globalization on the modern world. Some other definitions A social process in which the constraints of geography...increasingly aware that they are receding. (Waters. 1995, p. 3) A process or set of processes which embodies a transformation in the spatial organization of...
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Globalization: People, Perspectives, and Progress

William H. Mott - 2004 - 401 pages
...happenings are shaped by events occurring many miles away."18 Others relate globalization to society as "a social process in which the constraints of geography on social and cultural arrangements recede."'9 Within this narrow, individual perspective on globalization, "distance is defined less by...
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Globalization: Culture and Education in the New Millennium

Marcelo Suarez-Orozco, Desiree B. Qin-Hilliard - 2004 - 275 pages
...Gutenberg Galaxy (i<j62). Malcolm Waters, a leading authority on the subject, defines globalization as a "process in which the constraints of geography on social and cultural arrangements recede and [as a consequence] people become increasingly aware that [such constraints] are receding" (1995, p....
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