Encyclopedia of Global Studies

Helmut K. Anheier

Published by Sage Publications Ltd. Mai 2012, 2012
ISBN 10: 1412964296 / ISBN 13: 9781412964296
Used / Buch / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this specific copy is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. We've listed similar copies below.

Description:

Neuware - The Encyclopedia of Global Studies is the reference work for the emerging field of global studies. It covers both transnational topics and intellectual approaches to the study of global themes, including: the globalization of economies and technologies; the diaspora of cultures and dispersion of peoples; the transnational aspects of social and political change; the global impact of environmental, technological and health changes; and the organizations and issues related to global civil society. 2072 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory #

About this title:

Book ratings provided by Goodreads:
0 avg rating
(0 ratings)

Synopsis: "With all entries followed by cross-references and further reading lists, this current resource is ideal for high school and college students looking for connecting ideas and additional sources on them. The work brings together the many facets of global studies into a solid reference tool and will help those developing and articulating an ideological perspective." -- Library Journal

The Encyclopedia of Global Studies is the reference work for the emerging field of global studies. It covers both transnational topics and intellectual approaches to the study of global themes, including the globalization of economies and technologies; the diaspora of cultures and dispersion of peoples; the transnational aspects of social and political change; the global impact of environmental, technological, and health changes; and the organizations and issues related to global civil society.

Key Themes:
- Global civil society
- Global communications, transportation, technology
- Global conflict and security
- Global culture, media
- Global demographic change
- Global economic issues
- Global environmental and energy issues
- Global governance and world order
- Global health and nutrition
- Global historical antecedents
- Global justice and legal issues
- Global religions, beliefs, ideologies
- Global studies
- Identities in global society

Readership:
Students and academics in the fields of politics and international relations, international business, geography and environmental studies, sociology and cultural studies, and health.

About the Author: Helmut K. Anheier, PhD, is President and Dean at the Hertie School of Governance, and holds a chair of sociology at Heidelberg University. He received his PhD from Yale University in 1986, was a senior researcher at John Hopkins School of Public Policy, Professor of Public Policy and Social Welfare at UCLA's Luskin School of Public Affairs, and Centennial Professor at the London School of Economics. Professor Anheier founded and directed the Centre for Civil Society at LSE, the Center for Civil Society at UCLA, and the Center for Social Investment at Heidelberg. Before embarking on an academic career, he served as social affairs officer to the United Nations.

He is author of over 400 publications, and won various international prizes and recognitions for his scholarship. Amongst his recent book publications are Nonprofit Organizations - Theory, Management, Policy (London: Routledge, 2014), A Versatile American Institution: The Changing Ideals and Realities of Philanthropic Foundations with David Hammack (Washington, DC: Brookings, 2013) and The Global Studies Encyclopedia with Mark Juergensmeyer (5 vols, Sage, 2012). He is the principal academic lead of the Hertie Schools annual Governance Report (Oxford University Press, 2013-), and currently working on projects relating to indicator research, social innovation, and success and failure in philanthropy.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd. Mai 2012
Publication Date: 2012
Binding: Buch
Book Condition: Neu

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Anheier,H.K. & Juergensmeyer,M.
ISBN 10: 1412964296 ISBN 13: 9781412964296
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Bookshub
(Karol Bagh, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. New. US edition. Perfect condition. Customer satisfaction our priority. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-FEB-84848

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
247.72
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Anheier,H.K. & Juergensmeyer,M.
ISBN 10: 1412964296 ISBN 13: 9781412964296
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
EBOOKSTORE2010
(New Delhi, ND, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. New. US edition. Customer Satisfaction guaranteed!!. Bookseller Inventory # SHUB84848

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
247.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Anheier,H.K. & Juergensmeyer,M.
ISBN 10: 1412964296 ISBN 13: 9781412964296
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Basi6 International
(Irving, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. New, US edition. Excellent Customer Service. Bookseller Inventory # ABEUSA-84848

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
255.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Published by SAGE Publications, Inc (2012)
ISBN 10: 1412964296 ISBN 13: 9781412964296
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1412964296

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
366.61
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

SAGE Publications, Inc
Published by SAGE Publications, Inc (2012)
ISBN 10: 1412964296 ISBN 13: 9781412964296
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 1412964296

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
371.52
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Helmut K Anheier (Editor), Mark Juergensmeyer (Editor)
Published by SAGE Publications, Inc (2012)
ISBN 10: 1412964296 ISBN 13: 9781412964296
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1412964296

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
452.68
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.07
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Anheier, Helmut K. (Editor)/ Juergensmeyer, Mark (Editor)
Published by Sage Pubns (2012)
ISBN 10: 1412964296 ISBN 13: 9781412964296
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Sage Pubns, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 2072 pages. 11.50x8.75x6.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1412964296

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
651.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds