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Global Economic and Cultural Transformation: The Making of World History 2013 Edition
Contributor(s): Rabie, M. (Author)

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ISBN: 1137367776     ISBN-13: 9781137367778
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
OUR PRICE: $104.49  

Binding Type: Hardcover - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: October 2013
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Annotation: Society today faces multi-dimensional challenges that are hard to define and even harder to deal with. Social and economic systems throughout the world are becoming more complex and interdependent, and globalization is moving beyond the sphere of economics to engulf other aspects of life, particularly culture and security. Our current theories, strategies, and road maps are fast becoming out-dated and no new ones have emerged to take their place.Mohamed Rabie re-examines the relevance of major ideas and systems of the recent past, including ideology and its relation to society in Global Economic and Cultural Transformation. This book is an attempt defines and explains this transitional period and provides a new conception of economic and societal world history, which us understand how we got here and where we are going.
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BISAC Categories:
- Business & Economics | Economic Conditions
- Business & Economics | Economic History
- Business & Economics | Economics - Macroeconomics
Dewey: 330.9
LCCN: 2013020509
Physical Information: 0.9" H x 5.5" W x 8.6" (1.20 lbs) 217 pages
 
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Contributor Bio(s): Mohamed Rabie is Distinguished Professor of International Political Economy at The Rabat School of Governance and Economics, Morocco. He studied in Egypt, Germany and the United States and holds a PhD degree in Economics from the University of Houston, USA. He has taught at several American and Arab universities, including  Georgetown University, USA; The Johns Hopkins University, USA; Kuwait University; and Al Akhawayn University, Morocco. Between 2001 and 2004 he was a Guest Professor at St. Galen University, Switzerland, and between 1998 and 2000 Rabie served as an Academic Advisor to Erfurt University, Germany, and was its US representative.
 
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