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Global Commons

Surabhi Ranganathan.

in European Journal of International Law

August 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 12568 words.

‘The tragedy of the commons’ and ‘the common heritage of mankind’ are concepts that dominate the legal discourse on governing global commons, including spaces beyond national jurisdictions,...

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globalization

John Scott and Gordon Marshall.

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 659 words.

Globalization theory examines the emergence of a global cultural system. It suggests that global culture is brought about by a

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globalization

Edited by John Scott.

in A Dictionary of Sociology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sociology. 669 words.

Globalization theory examines the emergence of a global cultural system. It suggests that global culture is brought about by a

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Globalization

Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann.

in Encyclopedia of Human Rights

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration. 7031 words.

This entry considers the relationship between globalization and human rights. Although critics of globalization often focus only on its effects

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Globalization

Shanti K. Khinduka.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 2705 words.

Globalization is the key social, economic, political, and cultural process of our time. This entry defines globalization, summarizes its complex

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in The Oxford Companion To Archaeology

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 940 words.

Globalization remains an elusive concept. Common views are that “globalization” involves the unconstrained movement or flows of people, things, and

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in The Oxford Companion To Archaeology

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 940 words.

Globalization remains an elusive concept. Common views are that “globalization” involves the unconstrained movement or flows of people, things, and

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Globalization

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Islam. 1619 words.

Globalization, or “becoming global” (Ar., ʿawlama), refers to the dramatic increase in the flow of goods, information, and people

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Globalization

Frédéric Mégret.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 6920 words.

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globalization

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 16 words.

Growth to a world‐wide scale, the transition from national and regional economies to global economies.

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Globalization

Manfred Steger.

April 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Economic Geography; Politics; Economics. 176 pages.

‘Globalization’ has become one of the defining buzzwords of our time — a term that describes a variety of accelerating economic, political, cultural, ideological, and environmental...

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Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 37 words.

A term used to define the *scope of an entity: global entities are accessible from all parts of a

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global

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 37 words.

A term used to define the *scope of an entity: global entities are accessible from all parts of a

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globalization

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 57 words.

In a general sense, the increasing worldwide integration of economic, cultural, political, religious, and social systems. Economic globalization is the

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globalization

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 57 words.

In a general sense, the increasing worldwide integration of economic, cultural, political, religious, and social systems. Economic globalization is the

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globalization

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 16 words.

Growth to a world‐wide scale, the transition from national and regional economies to global economies.

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globalization

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 16 words.

Growth to a world‐wide scale, the transition from national and regional economies to global economies.

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global

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 65 words.

Smith (2001) Transnational Urbanism notes that each member of the global–local binary has been allocated a distinctive set

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globalization

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 705 words.

The increase in the volume, scale, and velocity of social (and environmental) interactions. Globalization is not new, pre-dating *colonialism

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globalization

Alan Tomlinson.

in A Dictionary of Sports Studies

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1335 words.

The process whereby the world has developed from national and international dimensions into a single global system, in terms of

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