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7. Empire, decoloniality, and the globalization of world music

7. Empire, decoloniality, and the globalization of world music  

Philip V. Bohlman

in World Music: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

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Jul 2020
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Jul 2020
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9780191867583
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198829140.003.0007
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9780198829140
‘Empire, decoloniality, and the globalization of world music’ takes empire and globalization as points of departure, exploring street music in Romania and wedding music in Kolkata—global ... More
7. Ideological confrontations over globalization

7. Ideological confrontations over globalization  

Manfred B. Steger

in Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (5th edn)

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May 2020
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May 2020
eISBN: 
9780191883637
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198849452.003.0007
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chapter
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9780198849452
Debates about globalization are often characterized by rhetoric suggesting it is either ‘a good thing’ or ‘a bad thing’. ‘Ideological confrontations over globalization’ focuses on the ... More
9. Where does this leave work? A brief postscript

9. Where does this leave work? A brief postscript  

Stephen Fineman

in Work: A Very Short Introduction

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Nov 2012
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Sep 2013
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9780191778452
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199699360.003.0009
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9780199699360
There are many curiosities and complexities of work, both psychological and social. This is not a new phenomenon; work and its divisions are constantly being reinvented. The last ... More
2. Establishing the church

2. Establishing the church  

Mark Chapman

in Anglicanism: A Very Short Introduction

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Jun 2006
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Sep 2013
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9780191776243
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192806932.003.0002
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9780192806932
‘Establishing the Church’ charts the gradual emergence of the Church of England over the course of the sixteenth century. The Act of Supremacy gave Henry VIII the powers of the Pope, but ... More
Conclusion

Conclusion  

Mark A. Noll

in Protestantism: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2011
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Sep 2013
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9780191777455
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10.1093/actrade/9780199560974.003.0010
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9780199560974
Despite Protestants hating Catholics as opponents and vice versa, they have held onto the same broad assumptions of Christendom. Most Protestants have continued to practice their brand of ... More
8. The future of globalization

8. The future of globalization  

Manfred B. Steger

in Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (5th edn)

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May 2020
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May 2020
eISBN: 
9780191883637
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198849452.003.0008
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9780198849452
‘The future of globalization’ explores three possible scenarios, first exploring the possibility of a backlash against globalization with the consequence of increased restrictions to ... More
1. What is globalization?

1. What is globalization?  

Manfred B. Steger

in Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (5th edn)

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May 2020
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May 2020
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9780191883637
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198849452.003.0001
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9780198849452
‘What is globalization?’ uses the story of how a lost iPhone turned its American owner into an Internet celebrity in China to illustrate our increased interconnectedness in both embodied ... More
7. Climate change in the mountains

7. Climate change in the mountains  

Martin F. Price

in Mountains: A Very Short Introduction

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Sep 2015
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Sep 2015
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9780191782466
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199695881.003.0007
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9780199695881
‘Climate change in the mountains’ examines the evidence of climate change in mountains, the most compelling being the melting of glaciers and the upwards movement of plants on mountain ... More
Oceans: A Very Short Introduction

Oceans: A Very Short Introduction  

Dorrik Stow

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2017
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Jul 2017
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9780191782428
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199655076.001.0001
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book
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9780199655076
The oceans are critical for life on Earth. They are vital for the regulation of climate, and with global warming and decreasing land area they have become increasingly important as a source ... More
2. The rise of the West

2. The rise of the West  

Robert C. Allen

in Global Economic History: A Very Short Introduction

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Sep 2011
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778087
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199596652.003.0002
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chapter
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9780199596652
Why has the world become increasingly unequal? ‘The rise of the West’ looks at how geography, institutions, culture, technological change, globalization, and economic policy have played a ... More
7. The Collapse of Communism – and the Future

7. The Collapse of Communism – and the Future  

Leslie Holmes

in Communism: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2009
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Sep 2013
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9780191777356
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199551545.003.0007
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chapter
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9780199551545
‘The collapse of communism — and the future’ examines various theories as to what caused the sudden collapse of communism. The role of Gorbachev in the collapse of communist power in ... More
4. Migration and development

4. Migration and development  

Khalid Koser

in International Migration: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2016
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Jun 2016
eISBN: 
9780191815409
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198753773.003.0004
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chapter
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9780198753773
‘Migration and development’ assesses the effect of migration on development in origin countries. The main benefit to origin nations is remittance of money back to migrants’ families. This ... More
1. Introduction

1. Introduction  

Philip N. Jefferson

in Poverty: A Very Short Introduction

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Jul 2018
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Jul 2018
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9780191785078
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10.1093/actrade/9780198716471.003.0001
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9780198716471
Poverty is a global issue. There are people in every country with a standard of living that is significantly lower than that of others. Nevertheless, the absolute number of people living in ... More
Epilogue: A very bordered future

Epilogue: A very bordered future  

Alexander C. Diener and Joshua Hagen

in Borders: A Very Short Introduction

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Sep 2012
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Sep 2013
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9780199365791
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10.1093/actrade/9780199731503.003.0007
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chapter
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9780199731503
The Epilogue summarizes the process of ‘bordering’ and its influence on our daily lives on both a local and global scale and emphasizes why we need to study borders. As borders are variable ... More
6. Diplomacy in the age of globalization

6. Diplomacy in the age of globalization  

Joseph M. Siracusa

in Diplomacy: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2010
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777950
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199588503.003.0006
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chapter
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9780199588503
‘Diplomacy in the age of globalization’ discusses the diplomatic challenges faced by globalization. The diplomacy of the global economic system ranges from the activities of transnational ... More
Globalization: A Very Short Introduction

Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (5th edn)  

Manfred B. Steger

Print Publication Year: 
May 2020
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May 2020
eISBN: 
9780191883637
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198849452.001.0001
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book
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9780198849452
Globalization: A Very Short Introduction looks at the interconnected and accelerated processes changing how we see and experience the world. Is globalization really a new ... More
2. Globalization in history

2. Globalization in history  

Manfred B. Steger

in Globalization: A Very Short Introduction (5th edn)

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May 2020
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May 2020
eISBN: 
9780191883637
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198849452.003.0002
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chapter
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9780198849452
Is globalization a new phenomenon, and is it fundamentally different from the centuries-old process of modernization? ‘Globalization in history’ explores the spatial expansion of social ... More
5. The century of the child and beyond

5. The century of the child and beyond  

James Marten

in The History of Childhood: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2018
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Sep 2018
eISBN: 
9780190681418
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780190681388.003.0006
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chapter
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9780190681388
The 1989 Convention of the Rights of the Child, issued by the United Nations, provided a far more detailed and supposedly binding set of conditions and rights than the 1924 Declaration of ... More
3. Evidence for climate change

3. Evidence for climate change  

Mark Maslin

in Climate Change: A Very Short Introduction (3rd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2014
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Oct 2014
eISBN: 
9780191788376
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198719045.003.0003
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chapter
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9780198719045
‘Evidence for climate change’ considers both past and recent climate change through changes in temperature, precipitation, and relative global sea level to show that significant changes in ... More
5. Climate change impacts

5. Climate change impacts  

Mark Maslin

in Climate Change: A Very Short Introduction (3rd edn)

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Oct 2014
Published Online: 
Oct 2014
eISBN: 
9780191788376
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198719045.003.0005
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198719045
What is dangerous climate change? What is our coping range? ‘Climate change impacts’ assesses the potential effects of climate change on the natural environment as well as on human ... More

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