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Globalization: Reference Books

A guide for studying globalization. This guide would be of valuable for students studying globalization from the disciplinary perspectives of Sociology, Political Science, International Studies, Justice Studies and Journalism.


It is important to understand the meaning of words.  In academics many words are used in a very particular sense.  Subject dictionaries give us a sense of how words are used within the discipline.

Reference Works

The study of globalization intersects with a large number of disciplinary areas.  I have collected a number of general introductions as well as some interesting studies of what globalization is and how it effects the various actors involved.