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The Resource America transformed : globalization, inequality, and power, Gary Hytrek, Kristine M. Zentgraf

America transformed : globalization, inequality, and power, Gary Hytrek, Kristine M. Zentgraf

Label
America transformed : globalization, inequality, and power
Title
America transformed
Title remainder
globalization, inequality, and power
Statement of responsibility
Gary Hytrek, Kristine M. Zentgraf
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hytrek, Gary J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN90.S6
LC item number
H96 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Zentgraf, Kristine M
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  • Social stratification
  • United States
  • Globalization
  • Globalization
  • Social conditions
  • Social stratification
  • United States
  • Globalisierung
  • Soziale Schichtung
  • Soziale Ungleichheit
  • USA
Label
America transformed : globalization, inequality, and power, Gary Hytrek, Kristine M. Zentgraf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Globalization and power
  • Globalization and stratification
  • Global-local class inequality patterns
  • Global-local connections
  • Conclusion
  • 2.
  • Globalization : the context
  • Strategic shifts
  • Forces and conditions for globalization
  • Global institutions
  • Preface
  • Post-1945 : crisis and change
  • The WTO and NAFTA
  • Conclusion
  • 3.
  • The globalization debate
  • Perspectives on globalization
  • Conceptual issues
  • Economic-political issues
  • Local politics : the democratic deficit
  • Cultural patterns
  • Acknowledgments
  • Globalization and inequality
  • Conclusion
  • 4.
  • The globalization debate : an assessment
  • Globalization and economic change
  • Globalization and political changes
  • Globalization and cultural change
  • Conclusion
  • 5.
  • Globalization and stratification
  • pt. 1.
  • Definitions and concepts
  • Stratification, inequality, and globalization
  • Blue- and white-collar transitions
  • Conclusion
  • Theoretical and conceptual considerations
  • 1.
  • Globalization and change in America : overview
  • Globalization defined
  • Globalization : from Fordism to flexibility
  • Working hours
  • The working and the new poor
  • A view from the bottom : insecurity and vulnerability
  • Conclusion
  • 7.
  • Globalization and immigration
  • Overview
  • Global processes and immigration
  • Destination and social capital networks
  • Occupational location of immigrants in the United States
  • pt. 2.
  • Globalization, rural restructuring, and Latino migration
  • Explaining patterns of immigration integration
  • Immigration and political and civic engagement
  • Remittances : completing the global cycle
  • Conclusion
  • 8.
  • Globalization and gender
  • Sex, gender, and ideology
  • Engendering globalization
  • Globalization and gender inequality in the United States
  • Dimensions of inequality
  • Gender, race, and ethnicity
  • Conclusion
  • 6.
  • Globalization and work
  • The context : Fordism to flexibility
  • U.S. workers in the globalized economy
  • Patterns in class inequality
  • Inequality and poverty by race and ethnicity
  • Immigration and empowerment in the deep South
  • Building community through creating social capital
  • Conclusion
  • 10.
  • Conclusion : how globalization is transforming America
  • Globalization
  • Globalization : diversity within homogeneity
  • Globalization and the United States
  • The state
  • The countermovement
  • pt. 3.
  • Participatory change : empowerment or façade?
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Constructing change
  • 9.
  • Globalization : countermovements and community
  • Globalization, the state, society, and markets : Karl Polanyi
  • Globalization and its countermovement
  • Asian sex trafficking
  • Living-wage campaigns
Control code
70718756
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 238 pages
Isbn
9780195173017
Lccn
2006050311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70718756
Label
America transformed : globalization, inequality, and power, Gary Hytrek, Kristine M. Zentgraf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Globalization and power
  • Globalization and stratification
  • Global-local class inequality patterns
  • Global-local connections
  • Conclusion
  • 2.
  • Globalization : the context
  • Strategic shifts
  • Forces and conditions for globalization
  • Global institutions
  • Preface
  • Post-1945 : crisis and change
  • The WTO and NAFTA
  • Conclusion
  • 3.
  • The globalization debate
  • Perspectives on globalization
  • Conceptual issues
  • Economic-political issues
  • Local politics : the democratic deficit
  • Cultural patterns
  • Acknowledgments
  • Globalization and inequality
  • Conclusion
  • 4.
  • The globalization debate : an assessment
  • Globalization and economic change
  • Globalization and political changes
  • Globalization and cultural change
  • Conclusion
  • 5.
  • Globalization and stratification
  • pt. 1.
  • Definitions and concepts
  • Stratification, inequality, and globalization
  • Blue- and white-collar transitions
  • Conclusion
  • Theoretical and conceptual considerations
  • 1.
  • Globalization and change in America : overview
  • Globalization defined
  • Globalization : from Fordism to flexibility
  • Working hours
  • The working and the new poor
  • A view from the bottom : insecurity and vulnerability
  • Conclusion
  • 7.
  • Globalization and immigration
  • Overview
  • Global processes and immigration
  • Destination and social capital networks
  • Occupational location of immigrants in the United States
  • pt. 2.
  • Globalization, rural restructuring, and Latino migration
  • Explaining patterns of immigration integration
  • Immigration and political and civic engagement
  • Remittances : completing the global cycle
  • Conclusion
  • 8.
  • Globalization and gender
  • Sex, gender, and ideology
  • Engendering globalization
  • Globalization and gender inequality in the United States
  • Dimensions of inequality
  • Gender, race, and ethnicity
  • Conclusion
  • 6.
  • Globalization and work
  • The context : Fordism to flexibility
  • U.S. workers in the globalized economy
  • Patterns in class inequality
  • Inequality and poverty by race and ethnicity
  • Immigration and empowerment in the deep South
  • Building community through creating social capital
  • Conclusion
  • 10.
  • Conclusion : how globalization is transforming America
  • Globalization
  • Globalization : diversity within homogeneity
  • Globalization and the United States
  • The state
  • The countermovement
  • pt. 3.
  • Participatory change : empowerment or façade?
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Constructing change
  • 9.
  • Globalization : countermovements and community
  • Globalization, the state, society, and markets : Karl Polanyi
  • Globalization and its countermovement
  • Asian sex trafficking
  • Living-wage campaigns
Control code
70718756
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 238 pages
Isbn
9780195173017
Lccn
2006050311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70718756

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