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European glocalization in global context, edited by Roland Robertson

This book consists of a collection of essays that deal with glocalization in Europe, including the idea of Europeanization as glocalization. The contributors deal with a range of topics including migration, media, football, beauty, Christianity, democracy and the European Union
Table Of Contents
Prologue / Roland Robertson -- Europeanization as glocalization / Roland Robertson -- Forms of the world : roots, histories, and horizons of the glocal / Franciscu Sedda -- The globalisations of Christianity in Europe : a global-historical perspective / Victor Roudometof -- European television programming : exemplifying and theorizing glocalization in the media / Andrea Esser -- Glocalization effects of immigrants' activities on the host society : an exploration of a neglected theme -- From football to futebol : a glocal perspective on the influence of Europe on Brazilian football (and vice-versa) / Paolo Demuru -- Exploring the global flow of beauty : from Euro-America to the world? / Debra Gimlin -- Glocalization and the simultaneous rise and fall of democracy at century's end / Chris Kollmeyer -- Epilogue / Roland Robertson
Physical Description
xiii, 225 p. ;, 23 cm

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