The New Global History by Bruce MazlishThe New Global History by Bruce Mazlish

The New Global History

byBruce MazlishEditorBruce Mazlish

Paperback | August 30, 2006

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From a distinguished author in the field,The New Global Historyis a critical inquiry into the historical process of globalization, which is seen as a distinctly twentieth century phenomenon with its roots in the age of expansion of the early modern world.

Cutting across disciplinary boundaries,The New Global Historyoffers a fresh, overarching view of the process of globalization that is always empirically based and discusses the most important themes, such as policy, trade, cultural imperialism and warfare. Bruce Mazlish argues that globalization is not something that the West has imposed upon the rest of the world, but the result of the interplay of many factors across continents.

Students of history, politics and international studies, will all find this a valuable resource in the pursuit of their studies.

Bruce Mazlish was born in Brooklyn, New York on September 15, 1923. During World War II, he served in the Office of Strategic Services, the precursor to the C.I.A. He received a bachelor's degree, a master's degree, and a Ph.D. in European history from Columbia University. He joined the Massachusetts Institute of Technology faculty in ...
Title:The New Global HistoryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 9.1 × 6.1 × 0.5 inPublished:August 30, 2006Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415409217

ISBN - 13:9780415409216


Table of Contents

Nature of NGH  1. Globalization Without End: A Framing  2. Onwards and Outwards: A Kind of Revolution.  Factors of NGH  3. Cold War and Globalization: Unintended Consequences  4. The Multinational Corporations: Ruling the Globe?  5. The NGOs Movement. Policy and Morality  6. The Hijacking of Global Society  7. The Global and the Local  8. Toward a Higher Morality  9. Global Humanity.  Conclusion