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Virtual Globalization

Virtual Spaces/Tourist Spaces

by David Holmes

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Published by Taylor & Francis, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Information Technology,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9321435M
    ISBN 100203777360
    ISBN 109780203777367

    A significant contribution to the social theory of globalization, Virtual Migration maps the expanding transnational space where globalization is .   Editorial Reviews. Virtual Migration is an exciting, innovative, and brilliant examination of how software flows replace people joins the urgent effort now under way in the social sciences to map a new field of inquiry.”—Saskia Sassen, coeditor of Digital Formations: IT and New Architectures in the Global Realm “Virtual Migration is a phenomenal book on a Price: $

    Press. His most recent coauthored book is The Myth of the Global Corporation (Princeton University Press, ). Reich has also published many book chapters and articles in journals such as International Organization, International Interactions, The Review of International Political Economy, and German Politics and Society. He has received. The causes and the effects of globalization are hotly disputed and the book aims to present the range of arguments in a clear and balanced way. However, arguing that variation is as characteristic of globalization as standardization, the book stresses the necessity for a bottom-up, comparative analysis. Distinguishing between the cultural.

      1. Introduction. Popularly known as ”virtual water”, the concept suggests that by importing water- intensive agricultural and non-agricultural commodities, countries are spared the economic and political stress of mobilizing the needed allocation of local water to produce the product domestically (Allan, , Allan, ).Virtual water is likewise directly linked to . This “rule of code,” he contends, is a crucial and underexplored aspect of globalization. Aneesh draws on the sociology of science, social theory, and research on migration to illuminate the practical and theoretical ramifications of virtual migration.


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Virtual Globalization: Virtual Spaces/Tourist Spaces (Routledge Advances in Sociology) 1st Edition by David Holmes (Editor) ISBN Price: $   Virtual Globalization. London: Routledge, COPY. This book examines the interrelationship between telecommunications and tourism in shaping the nature of space, place and the urban at the end of the twentieth by:   This book examines the interrelationship between telecommunications and tourism in shaping the nature of space, place and the urban at the end of the twentieth century.

They discuss how these agents are instrumental in the production of Virtual Globalization book world-spaces, and how these, in turn, presuppose new kinds of political and cultural : Taylor And Francis. 1st Edition Published on Decem by Routledge This book examines the interrelationship between telecommunications and tourism in shaping the nature of Virtual Globalization: Virtual Spaces/Tourist Spaces - 1st Edition - Virtual Globalization book.

Virtual globalization --an introduction / David Holmes --Pt. Urban space, cyberspace and global space. Ephemeral cities: postmodern urbanism and the production of online space / Mark Nunes. Public space, urban space and electronic space: would the real city please stand up. / Mike Crang. A significant contribution to the social theory of globalization, Virtual Migration maps the expanding transnational space where globalization is enacted via computer programming code.

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Plus get free shipping on qualifying orders $25+. Choose from used and new textbooks or get instant access with eTextbooks and digital materials. A. Aneesh is Director of the Institute of World Affairs and Associate Professor of Sociology and Global Studies at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

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