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Globalizing Institutions: Case Studies in Regulation and Innovation

edited by Jane Jenson, Boaventura de Sousa Santos
Format
Book
Published
Aldershot ; Burlington USA : Ashgate, c2000.
Language
English
ISBN
0754614042
Contents
  • Introduction: Case Studies and Common Trends in Globalizations / Jane Jenson, Boaventura de Sousa Santos 9
  • Part I Going Global: Business and Trade
  • 1. Hollowing Out of Corporate Canada? / Harry W. Arthurs 29
  • 2. 1-800 New Brunswick: Economic Development Strategies, Firm Restructuring and the Local Production of "Global" Services / Ruth Buchanan 53
  • 3. Globalizations Past: From Lahaina to London in the 1820s / Sally Engle Merry 81
  • Part II Mobilizing Within Globalizations
  • 4. Dismantling State Regulations, Remaking Public Rights: The Dispute for Social Regulation in Brazil / Maria Celia Paoli 105
  • 5. Gendered Politics in Transition: South Africa's Democratic Transitions in the Context of Global Feminism / Gay W. Seidman 121
  • 6. Global Forces, Life Projects, and the Place of Care: Conversations with Women in Project Head Start / Lucie White 145
  • 7. "Un Nino de Cualquier Color": Race and Nation in Intercountry Adoption / Barbara Yngvesson 169
  • Part III Democracy, Democratic Institutions and Globalizations
  • 8. Globalization, Civil Society and Islam: The Question of Democracy in Turkey / E. Fuat Keyman 207
  • 9. Restructuring Citizenship Regimes: The French and Canadian Women's Movements in the 1990s / Jane Jenson 231
  • 10. Law and Democracy: (Mis)trusting the Global Reform of Courts / Boaventura de Sousa Santos 253.
Description
284 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
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