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Framing the Global : Entry Points for Research - Saskia Sassen

Framing the Global

Entry Points for Research

By: Saskia Sassen (Foreword by), Hilary E. Kahn (Editor)

Paperback Published: 22nd May 2014
ISBN: 9780253012968
Number Of Pages: 332

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Framing the Global explores new and interdisciplinary approaches to the study of global issues. Essays are framed around the entry points or key concepts that have emerged in each contributor's engagement with global studies in the course of empirical research, offering a conceptual toolkit for global research in the 21st century.

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[T]his text should be read not only by graduate students, but all scholars preparing to conduct global social science research. It provides reflections on many of the complex theoretical, ethical, and practical issues that inevitably arise along the way, but that researchers are often unprepared to encounter. . . . The importance of interdisciplinary scholarship providing clear insights about how global research questions are asked and answered is rendered even more significant by this well-curated collection.--International Social Science Review

Foreword / Saskia Sassen Introduction / Hilary E. Kahn 1. AFFECT - Making the Global through Care / Deirdre McKay 2. DISPLACEMENT - Framing the Global Relationally / Faranak Miraftab 3. FORMS - Art Institutions as Global Forms in India and Beyond: Cultural Production, Temporality, and Place / Manuela Ciotti 4. FRAMES - Re-Framing Oceania: Lessons from Pacific Studies / Katerina Martina Teaiwa 5. HISTORY - Connections / Prakash Kumar 6. LAND - Engaging with the Global: Perspectives on Land from Botswana / Anne Griffiths 7. LOCATION - Film and Media Location: Toward an Adequately Dynamic and Scaled Sense of Global Place / Stephanie DeBoer 8. MATERIALITY - Transnational Materiality / Zsuzsa Gille 9. THE PARTICULAR - The Persistence of the Particular in the Global / Rachel Harvey 10. RIGHTS - The Rise of Rights and Nonprofit Organizations in East African Societies / Alex Perullo 11. RULES - Global Production and the Puzzle of Rules / Tim Bartley 12. SCALE - Exploring the "Global '68" / Deborah Cohen and Lessie Jo Frazier 13. SEASCAPE - The Chinese Atlantic /Sean Metzger 14. SOVEREIGNTY - Crisis, Humanitarianism, and the Condition of 21st Century Sovereignty / Michael Mascarenhas Contributors Index

ISBN: 9780253012968
ISBN-10: 0253012961
Series: Global Research Studies
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 332
Published: 22nd May 2014
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.61 x 15.24  x 2.29
Weight (kg): 0.48

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