Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
            
  Top » Catalog » Books » Sociology » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
  
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
Progress in Economics Research. Volume 38
$250.00
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
Bestsellers
01.Possible Selves: Theory, Research and Applications
02.Economic Freedom: Causes and Consequences
03.Handbook of Organizational Citizenship Behavior: A Review of ‘Good Solder’ Activity in Organizations
04.Biosocial Criminology: Challenging Environmentalism’s Supremacy
05.Personality Down Under: Perspectives from Australia
06.Engineering Perspectives of Human Society: Application of Control Theory, Game Theory, and Information Theory to Social Phenomena
07.Civic Engagement and Service Learning in a Metropolitan University: Multiple Approaches and Perspectives
08.The Phoenix of Natural Disasters: Community Resilience
09.Urban Sustainability and Governance: New Challenges in Nordic-Baltic Housing Policies
10.Social Work Education in Countries of the East: Issues and Challenges
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Globalization and Social Stress
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
Globalization and Social Stress
Retail Price: $110.00
10% Online Discount
You Pay:

$99.00
Editors: Kolodko, Grzegorz W. (Deputy Premier, Minister of Finance, Poland)
Book Description:
Globalization, like no other term, has gained in recent years a prominent position in nearly all branches of social science. Consequently, its definitions abound, also in economics – a discipline to which it has a special relevance. In economic terms, globalization is the historical process of gradual, yet persistent liberalization followed by the coalescence of the hitherto largely fragmented markets of goods, capital and labor into a single global market. The concurrent regional integration processes, should by no means be seen as a trend opposed to globalization, which they may even facilitate in some circumstances by moving integration to a higher level: from that of national economics up to that of international organizations, for instance, the EU integrating with NAFTA, ASEAN with CIS or Mercosur with Caricom. Thus defined globalization depends on a variety of circumstances and has numerous implications. It is an extremely dynamic and complex process which, therefore, allows of no unambiguous assessment.
Globalization is an irreversible process, although – as the experience of the last two or three years has shown – its progress can be significantly impeded in the short run by various kinds of political and economic shocks. So the idea is to follow an enlightened and wise development strategy and a well-coordinated policy - in this case, on the international and global scale - that would minimize the attendant problems and eliminate, as far as possible, the concomitant social stress. How to achieve this goal is the question the authors address in this volume.

Please click on a chapter below to purchase separately

Chapter 1 - Globalization, Transition, And Development Prospects (pp. 3-13)
Authors / Editors: Kolodko, Grzegorz W. (Kozminski School of Business (WSPiZ) and Director of Tiger, Warsaw)

Chapter 2 - Globalizing Liberalism: Economic Ideas And Institutional Choice (pp. 15-43)
Authors / Editors: Darden, Keith A. (Yale University)

Chapter 3 - Capacities To Globalize: Why Are Some Countries More Globalized Than Others? (pp. 45-55)
Authors / Editors: Addison, Tony (United Nations University, Helsinki, Finland); Rahman, Aminur (Foreign Investment Advisory Service)

Chapter 4 - Growth, Poverty And Human Development (pp. 56-90)
Authors / Editors: Ranis, Gustav and Suri, Tavneet (Yale University)

Chapter 5 - Globalization And The Welfare State: Developed, Developing And Transition Countries (pp. 91-117)
Authors / Editors: Ofer, Gur (Israeli Economic Association)

Chapter 6 - Globalization – Equities And Inequities: Moving Forward (pp. 119-136)
Authors / Editors: Vojta, George (E-Standard Forum, New York)

Chapter 7 - Globalization And Social Stress In Tanzania (pp. 137-156)
Authors / Editors: Lipumba, Nguyuru H.I. (Civic United Front, Tanzania)

Chapter 8 - State Policy And International Ethnic Migrants: Indian And Chinese Experiences In Asia (pp. 159-183)
Authors / Editors: Agrawal, Arun (University of Michigan); Weeraratne, Suranjan (McGill University, Montreal, Canada)

Chapter 9 - The European Union Policy On Asylum And Immigration: Building A Fortress Europe? (pp. 185-198)
Authors / Editors: Bolesta, Andrzej (Leon Kozminski Academy of Enterepreneurship and Management, Warsaw, Poland)

Chapter 10 - “Globalization” And “Europeanization”: A Double Challenge For Emerging Europe (pp. 201-221)
Authors / Editors: Csaba, László (Central European University, Budapest, Hungary)

Chapter 11 - Formal Demands, Informal Responses: The Eu And State Reform In Candidate Countries (pp. 223-239)
Authors / Editors: Grzymala-Busse, Anna (Yale University)

   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2005
   ISBN: 1-59454-194-9
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
Special Focus Titles
01.Isoprostanes and Neuroprostanes: Production and Role in Different Pathologies
02.Women and War: Opening Pandora’s Box - Intimate Relationships in the Shadow of Traumatic Experiences
03.Deciphering Organic Foods: A Comprehensive Guide to Organic Food Production, Consumption, and Promotion
04.Developing Critical Thinking: A Multi-Dimensional Approach in the Context of South Africa
05.Photonic Crystals: Characteristics, Performance and Applications
06.Embodied Cognition: Theories and Applications in Education Science
07.Slovenia: Social, Economic and Environmental Issues
08.Chemoradiotherapy: Concurrent Uses, Efficacy and Impact on Prognosis
09.Autism Patents and Beyond
10.Advances in Carcinogenesis Research
11.Digital Stories and Their Integration in Early Childhood and Primary Education: Teaching Scenarios and Practical Ideas
12.Azobenzene: Aspects, Applications and Research

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2017

Globalization and Social Stress