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The Resource Globalization in practice, edited by Nigel Thrift, Adam Tickell, Steve Woolgar, and William H. Rupp

Globalization in practice, edited by Nigel Thrift, Adam Tickell, Steve Woolgar, and William H. Rupp

Label
Globalization in practice
Title
Globalization in practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nigel Thrift, Adam Tickell, Steve Woolgar, and William H. Rupp
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The concept of globalization has become ubiquitous in social science and in the public consciousness and is often invoked as an explanation for a diverse range of changes to economies, societies, politics and cultures - both as a positive liberating force and as a wholly negative one
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
303.482
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JZ1318
LC item number
.G6783 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thrift, N. J.
  • Tickell, Adam
  • Woolgar, Steve
  • Rupp, William H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Globalization
  • Globalization
  • International cooperation
  • Mondialisation
Target audience
adult
Label
Globalization in practice, edited by Nigel Thrift, Adam Tickell, Steve Woolgar, and William H. Rupp
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. I TRAVEL, TOURISM, AND MOBILITY -- 1. Airports / Peter Adey -- 2. Backpacking / Nick Clarke -- 3. Walking / Tim Ingold -- 4. Mobile Phone / Eric Laurier -- 5. Mobility / Peter Merriman -- 6. World Maps / Annemarie Mol -- 7. Airport Security / Harvey Molotch -- 8. Passports / John Torpey -- 9. Sex Workers / Jackie West -- 10. The Gap Year / Alexandra Woolgar -- pt. II INFRASTRUCTURE AND TRANSPORT -- 11. Pipelines / Andrew Barry -- 12. Pipes and Wires / Nino Kemoklidze -- 13. Automated Repair and Backup Systems / Stephen Graham -- 14. Road Safety and Traffic Management / Steve Woolgar -- 15. Containers / Susan M. Roberts -- 16. Resisting the Global / Paul Routledge -- 17. The Globalization of a Labour Market: The Case of Seafarers / Helen Sampson -- 18. Banal Globalization: The Deep Structure of Oil and Gas / Michael J. Watts -- 19. Putting Standards to Work: Water and the Taste and Smell of Globalization / Ragna Zeiss -- pt. III FINANCE AND BUSINESS
  • Contents note continued: 20. Flowers / Alex Hughes -- 21. The Bureau de Change / Michael Levi -- 22. LIBOR / Donald MacKenzie -- 23. Taking Mote of Export Earnings / Kris Olds -- 24. Filthy Lucre: Urine for Sale / Barbara Penner -- 25. Moody's, Emotions, and Uncertainty in Finance / Jocelyn Pixley -- 26. Credit Rating Agencies / Timothy J. Sinclair -- 27. Globalization's Freelancers, Democracy's Decline: Harvard, the Chubais Clan, and US Aid to Russia / Janine R. Wedel -- 28. Of Pits and Screens / Caitlin Zaloom -- pt. IV MEDIA, CONSUMPTION, AND LEISURE -- 29. Cigarette Packages: The Big Red Chevron and the 282 Little Kids / Franck Cochoy -- 30. Collecting and Consumption in the Era of eBay / Rebecca M. Ellis -- 31. The Interaction Order of Auctions of Fine Art and Antiques / Christian Heath -- 32. Intellectual Property / Adrian Johns -- 33. The Curvature of Global Brand Space / Celia Lury -- 34. Bollywood / Vijay Mishra -- 35. Global News (Service) Networks / Gerard Toal
  • Contents note continued: 36. How Rounders Goes around the World / Elizabeth Shove -- pt. V HEALTH AND NATURE -- 37. Biodiversity and Globalization / Geoffrey C. Bowker -- 38. Mobility and the Medical Image / Catelijne Coopmans -- 39.e-Solutions to Sharing Information in Child Protection: The Rise and Fall of ContactPoint / Sue White -- 40. Globalizing of Bananas: Of Rhizomes, Fungi, and Mobility / Mimi Sheller -- pt. VI ORDER AND CONTROL -- 41. Forms that Form / Nicholas Gill -- 42. Accounting for the Calculating Self / Peter Miller -- 43. Replaying Society to the World through CCTV / Daniel Neyland -- 44. The AK-47 as a Material Global Artefact / Tom Osborne -- 45. Human Rights / Sharyn Roach Anleu -- pt. VII CLASSIFICATIONS -- 46. Area-Based Classifications / Roger Burrows -- 47. First Names: Examples from Germany / Jurgen Gerhards -- 48. One of My Top Ten Days / Lucy Kimbell -- 49. Barcodes and RFIDs / Martin Dodge -- 50. ISO 9000 / Wendy Larner -- 51. Number / Helen Verran
Control code
885183785
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 285 pages
Isbn
9780199212637
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014938939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)885183785
Label
Globalization in practice, edited by Nigel Thrift, Adam Tickell, Steve Woolgar, and William H. Rupp
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. I TRAVEL, TOURISM, AND MOBILITY -- 1. Airports / Peter Adey -- 2. Backpacking / Nick Clarke -- 3. Walking / Tim Ingold -- 4. Mobile Phone / Eric Laurier -- 5. Mobility / Peter Merriman -- 6. World Maps / Annemarie Mol -- 7. Airport Security / Harvey Molotch -- 8. Passports / John Torpey -- 9. Sex Workers / Jackie West -- 10. The Gap Year / Alexandra Woolgar -- pt. II INFRASTRUCTURE AND TRANSPORT -- 11. Pipelines / Andrew Barry -- 12. Pipes and Wires / Nino Kemoklidze -- 13. Automated Repair and Backup Systems / Stephen Graham -- 14. Road Safety and Traffic Management / Steve Woolgar -- 15. Containers / Susan M. Roberts -- 16. Resisting the Global / Paul Routledge -- 17. The Globalization of a Labour Market: The Case of Seafarers / Helen Sampson -- 18. Banal Globalization: The Deep Structure of Oil and Gas / Michael J. Watts -- 19. Putting Standards to Work: Water and the Taste and Smell of Globalization / Ragna Zeiss -- pt. III FINANCE AND BUSINESS
  • Contents note continued: 20. Flowers / Alex Hughes -- 21. The Bureau de Change / Michael Levi -- 22. LIBOR / Donald MacKenzie -- 23. Taking Mote of Export Earnings / Kris Olds -- 24. Filthy Lucre: Urine for Sale / Barbara Penner -- 25. Moody's, Emotions, and Uncertainty in Finance / Jocelyn Pixley -- 26. Credit Rating Agencies / Timothy J. Sinclair -- 27. Globalization's Freelancers, Democracy's Decline: Harvard, the Chubais Clan, and US Aid to Russia / Janine R. Wedel -- 28. Of Pits and Screens / Caitlin Zaloom -- pt. IV MEDIA, CONSUMPTION, AND LEISURE -- 29. Cigarette Packages: The Big Red Chevron and the 282 Little Kids / Franck Cochoy -- 30. Collecting and Consumption in the Era of eBay / Rebecca M. Ellis -- 31. The Interaction Order of Auctions of Fine Art and Antiques / Christian Heath -- 32. Intellectual Property / Adrian Johns -- 33. The Curvature of Global Brand Space / Celia Lury -- 34. Bollywood / Vijay Mishra -- 35. Global News (Service) Networks / Gerard Toal
  • Contents note continued: 36. How Rounders Goes around the World / Elizabeth Shove -- pt. V HEALTH AND NATURE -- 37. Biodiversity and Globalization / Geoffrey C. Bowker -- 38. Mobility and the Medical Image / Catelijne Coopmans -- 39.e-Solutions to Sharing Information in Child Protection: The Rise and Fall of ContactPoint / Sue White -- 40. Globalizing of Bananas: Of Rhizomes, Fungi, and Mobility / Mimi Sheller -- pt. VI ORDER AND CONTROL -- 41. Forms that Form / Nicholas Gill -- 42. Accounting for the Calculating Self / Peter Miller -- 43. Replaying Society to the World through CCTV / Daniel Neyland -- 44. The AK-47 as a Material Global Artefact / Tom Osborne -- 45. Human Rights / Sharyn Roach Anleu -- pt. VII CLASSIFICATIONS -- 46. Area-Based Classifications / Roger Burrows -- 47. First Names: Examples from Germany / Jurgen Gerhards -- 48. One of My Top Ten Days / Lucy Kimbell -- 49. Barcodes and RFIDs / Martin Dodge -- 50. ISO 9000 / Wendy Larner -- 51. Number / Helen Verran
Control code
885183785
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 285 pages
Isbn
9780199212637
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014938939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)885183785

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