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Globalization Bibliography

By Topic:

Business & Economics | Crime & Justice | Environment | General | GeoPolitics | Human Rights/Social Justice | Politics | Religion | Technology

By Region:

U.S. | Africa | China| Latin America


Business & Economics

The 21st Century Economy: A Beginner’s Guide: With 101 Easy-to-Learn-Tools for Surviving and Thriving in the New Global Marketplace / Epping (2009)
Common Wealth: Economics for a Crowded Planet / Sachs (2008)
Crunch: Why do I feel so squeezed (& other unsolved economic mysteries) / Bernstein (2008)
The Euro: The Politics of the New Global Currency / Marsh (2009)
Global Environment of Business / Terpstra, Sarathy, & Russow (2006)
Glob-ali-za-tion: The Irrational Fear that Someone in China will Take your Job / Greenwald & Kahn (2009)
On the Brink: Inside the Race to Stop the Collapse of the Global Financial System / Paulson (2010)
International Business: Competing in the Global Marketplace / Hill (2007)
The Subprime Solution: How Today’s Global Financial Crisis Happened, and What to Do about It / Shiller (2008)
Uncommon Sense: Economic Insights, from Marriage to Terrorism / Posner (2009)
Uneven Development: Nature, Capital, and the Production of Space / Smith (2008)

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Crime & Justice

After Genocide: Bringing the Devil to Justice / Smith (2009)
Blood & Rage: A Cultural History of Terrorism / Burleigh (2009)
Children in the Global Sex Trade / O’Connell Davidson (2005)
Globalization and Terrorism: The Migration of Dreams and Nightmares / Nassar (2010)
The Globalization of Surveillance: The Origin of the Securitarian Order / Mattelart (2010)
Horrorism: Naming Contemporary Violence / McCuaig (2009)
Human Trafficking, Human Misery: The Global Trade in Human Beings / Aronowitz (2009)
The Invisible Hook: The Hidden Economics of Pirates / Leeson (2009)
McMafia: A Journey through the Global Criminal Underworld / Glenny (2009)
Modern Slavery: The Secret World of 27 Million People / Bales, Trodd, & Williamson (2009)
Not for Sale: The Return of the Global Slave Trade---And how We can Fight It / Batstone (2007)
Pirates, Terrorists and Warlords: The History, Influence and Future of Armed Groups around the World / Norwitz (2009)
Prosecuting Heads of State / Lutz ∓ Reiger (2009)
Race, Ethnicity, Crime and Justice: An International Dilemma / Gabbidon (2010)
Sixteen Million One: Understanding Civil War / Regan (2009)
The Slave Next Door: Human Trafficking and Slavery in America Today / Bales (2009)

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Environment

This Borrowed Earth: Lessons from the Fifteen Worst Environmental Disasters around the World / Hernan (2010)
Capitalizing on Environmental Injustice: The Polluter-Industrial Complex in the Age of Globalization / Faber (2008)
Doing Environmental Ethics / Traer (2009)
The Global Deal: Climate Change and the Creation of a New Era of Progress and Prosperity / Stern (2009)
Global Fever: How to Treat Climate Change / Calvin (2008)
The Hot Topic: What We can Do about Global Warming / Walker & King (2008)
The Plot to Save the Planet: How Visionary Entrepreneurs and Corporate Titans are Creating Real Solutions to Global Warming / Dumaine (2008)
The Plundered Planet: Why We Must, and How We Can, Manage Nature for Global Prosperity / Collier (2010)
Terracide / Reeves (2009)

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General

Diasporas / Dufoix (2008)
Empathy in the Global World: An Intercultural Perspective / Calloway-Thomas (2010)
Every Day Everywhere: Global Perspectives on Popular Culture / Hirschberg (2002)
Understanding the Global Experience: Becoming a Responsible World Citizen / Arcaro, et al (2010)

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GeoPolitics

The Geopolitics of Emotion: How Cultures of Fear, Humiliation, and Hope are Reshaping the World / Dominique Moise (2009)
Geopolitics: The Geography of International Relations / Cohen (2009)
The Good Tourist: An Ethical Traveller’s Guide / Popescu (2008)
The Power of Place: Geography, Destiny, and Globalization’s Rough Landscape / de Blij (2009)
Travel as a Political Act / Steves (2009)

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Human Rights/Social Justice

Contemporary Human Rights Ideas / Ramcharan (2008)
Drawing the Global Color Line: White Men’s Countries and the International Challenge of Racial Equality / Lake & Reynolds (2008)
Enough: Why the World’s Poorest Starve in an Age of Plenty / Thurow & Kilman (2009)
Exploring International Human Rights: Essential Readings / edited by Callaway & Harrelson-Stephens (2007)
Social Justice in the Global Age / edited by Cramme & Diamond
Surrendering to Utopia: An Anthropology of Human Rights / Goodale (2009)
The Unheard Truth: Poverty and Human Rights / Khan (2009)
Victims of Progress / Bodley (2008)
MORE (Human Rights/Social Justice Bibliography)

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Politics

Development, Democracy, and Welfare States: Latin America, East Asia, and Eastern Europe / Haggard & Kaufman (2008)
Global Capitalism: Its Fall and Rise in the Twentieth century / Frieden (2007)
Globalization and Sovereignty / Agnew (2009)
Poverty, Participation, and Democracy: A Global Perspective / edited by Krishna (2008)
Reconciliation: Islam, Democracy, and the West / Benazir (2009)
Reflections on the Revolution in Europe: Immigration, Islam and the West / Caldwell (2009)
The Rise and Fall of Communism / Brown (2009)
The Spirit of Democracy: The Struggle to Build Free Societies throughout the World / Jay (2008)
Superclass: The Global Power Elite and the World they are Making / Rothkopf (2008)
The Unfinished Global Revolution: The Pursuit of a New International Politics / Malloch-Brown (2011)
The War for Wealth: The True Story of Globalization or Why the Flat World is Broken / Steingart (2008)

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Religion

The Christian World: A Global History / Marty (2009)
Ghana’s New Christianity: Pentecostalism in a Globalizing African Economy / Gifford (2004)
Globalization and the Muslim World: Culture, Religion, and Modernity / edited by Schaebler & Stenberg (2004)
Muslims in the West: From Sojourners to Citizens / Yazbeck Haddad (2002)
The Open Road: The Global Journey of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama / Iyer (2008)

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Technology

24/7: How Cell Phones and the Internet Change the Way We Live, Work and Play / Hanson (2007)
Internet Politics: States, Citizens and New Communication Technologies / Chadwick (2006)

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United States of America

America and the World: Conversations on the Future of American Foreign Policy / Brzezinski & Scowcroft (2008)
Border Crossings: Transnational Americanist Anthropology / ed. Fine-Dare & Rubenstein (2009)
Chaos and Violence: What Globalization, Failed States and Terrorism Mean for U.S. Foreign Policy / Hoffman (2006)
Mad about Trade: Why Main Street America should Embrace Globalization / Griswold (2009)

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Africa

Africa in World Politics: Reforming Political Order / Harbeson & Rothchild (2009)
Africa Unchained: The Blueprint for Africa’s Future / Ayittey (2005)
African Development: Making Sense of the Issues and Actors / Moss (2007)
Frontiers of Globalization: Kinship and Family Structures in Africa / Eds. Gonzalaz,et al (2011)
Perspectives on Africa: A Reader in Culture, History, and Representation / Eds. Grinker, et al. (2010)

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China

China Safari: On the Trail of Beijing’s Expansion in Africa / Michel & Beuret (2009)
China’s Brave New World: and Other Tales for Global Times / Wasserstrom (2007)
In the Jaws of the Dragon: America’s Fate in the Coming Era of Chinese Hegemony / Fingleton (2008)
Out of Mao’s Shadow: The Struggle for the Soul of a New China / Pan (2008)
Poorly Made in China: An Insider’s Account of the Tactics behind China’s Production Game / Midler (2009)
When China Rules the World: The End of the Western World and the Birth of a New Global Order / Jacques (2009)

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Latin America

Beyond Slavery: The Multilayered Legacy of Africans in Latin America and the Caribbean / Davis (2007)
Capital, Power, and Inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean / edited by Harris & Nef (2008)
Contemporary Caribbean Cultures and Societies in a Global Context / Knight & Martínez-Vergne (2005)

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