The promise and peril of globalization
- NOTA DE ABERTURA. E COSTA, JOÃO PAULO OLIVEIRA // Anais de Historia de Alem-Mar;2011, Vol. 12, p5
An introduction to the periodical is presented in which the guest editors discusses history of globalization and expansion of Portugal.
- Cliff notes Fisher, Marshall // Earthwatch: The Journal of Earthwatch Institute;Dec1990, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p30
No abstract available.
- Globalizing Flowscapes and the Historical Archaeology of the Mormon Domain. Timothy Scarlett // International Journal of Historical Archaeology;Jun2006, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p109
Historical archaeology within the Mormon Domain should focus upon the globalizing flowscapes defined by Arjun Appaduri: ethnoscapes, mediascapes, technoscapes, financescapes, and ideoscapes. This perspective moves archaeological scholarship away from attempts...
- Treating Globalization in History Surveys. Stearns, Peter N. // History Teacher;Feb2003, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p153
Considers the need to discuss the issues involved in teaching globalization as part of a survey history. Reasons for historians to be uncomfortable with the term globalization; Vantage through which globalization can be usefully be approached in historical thinking and teaching; Opportunity...
- Lighthouses in the Sky: The History of GPS. Jewell, Don // GPS World;Apr2008, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p4
An excerpt from the newsletter "Military & Government PNT" is presented.
- POLICING THE GLOBAL. Sellars, Peter // Metro;Summer2001, Issue 126, p62
Comments on the economic condition of the world. Importance of media globalization; Impact of the globalization on economic condition; Avoidance of world's suffering by implementing good policy.
- Time Travelers. Goldensohn, Ellen // Natural History;Oct2001, Vol. 110 Issue 8, p6
Presents an article about natural history. Nature of the job of natural historians; Contribution of humanity to global warming.
- WHAT ABOUT THE GLOBAL POOR? GLOBALISATION FROM ABOVE AND BELOW. Gopalkrishnan, Narayan // Social Alternatives;Aug2001, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p40
Examines the significant issues raised by process of globalization in the context of economic globalization. Impact of globalization on the community and individual; Contradictions faced by the state, communities and individuals; Increase in the number of global poor amidst globalization.
- Adult Books: NONFICTION. Schroeder, Steven // Booklist;10/15/2000, Vol. 97 Issue 4, p392
Reviews the book `Christianity: A Global History,' by David Chidester.