Two Mediterranean Worlds: Diverging Paths of Globalization and Autonomy (Globalization and Autonomy)

Two Mediterranean Worlds: Diverging Paths of Globalization and Autonomy (Globalization and Autonomy)

By: Kathe Roth (translator), William D. Coleman (editor), Yassine Essid (editor)Hardback

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This book will appeal to students and scholars of globalization, politics, and sociology and to anyone interested in the future of democracy in the Mediterranean and the Near East.

About Author

Yassine Essid is an expert on the history of Islamic economic thought and on the history and place of Islam in North Africa and the Middle East. William D. Coleman has overseen the writing of the books in the Globalization and Autonomy Series. He carries out research on different theories about globalization and on global governance. Contributors: Mongi Bahloul, Samouel Beji, Houda Ben Hassen, Almudena Hasan Bosque, Lotfi Bouzaiane, Abdeljabbar Bsaies, Faika Charfi, Hachmi Dhaou, Yassine Essid, Sonia Fellous, Amado A. Millan Fuertes, Nizard Jouini, Rulof Kerkhoff, Myriem Lakhoua, Latifa Lakhdhar, Jihen Malek, Paula Duran Monfort, Rim Ben Ayed Mouelhi, Olivia Orozco de la Torre, Fatma Sarraj, Francois Zabbal, and Sameh Zouari.

Contents

Preface to Series / Preface to the English Edition Introduction / Yassine Essid and William D. Coleman Part 1: Adapting and Integrating -- Governing in Globalization 1 Globalization, Governance, and Autonomy / Abdeljabbar Bsaies 2 Globalization, Autonomy, and the Euro-Mediterranean Space: The Issues of Regional Cooperation and the Challenges of Sovereignty / Faika Charfi and Sameh Zouari Part 2: Globalization in the Great Texts 3 `Asabiyya, Market, and Society: The Contemporary Relevance of Ibn Khaldun's Vision of Social Change / Olivia Orozco de la Torre 4 Transmission of Texts and Globalization of Knowledge: Inter-religious Dialogue in Castile in the Fifteenth Century / Sonia Fellous Part 3: Religions and Globalization 5 Islam: Globalization, Autonomy, and Internationality / Mohamed Yassine Essid 6 Muslim Women in the Mediterranean Region: Discriminatory Autonomy / Latifa Lakhdhar Part 4: Cultural Autonomy -- Music and Food 7 Local Tunisian Music and Globalization: Between Musical Autonomy and Commercial Autonomy / Myriem Lakhoua 8 Globalization and Food Autonomy in the Mediterranean Region / Amado A. Millan Fuertes 9 The Fuentes de Ebro Sweet Onion: Autonomy through Globalization / Rulof Kerkhoff 10 Globalization of Food Practices in Amman / Almudena Hasan Bosque 11 Food Globalization and Autonomy Strategies: The Case of Meat in Tunisia / Paula Duran Monfort Part 5: Cultural Autonomy -- Languages and Education 12 Globalized Literature and Autonomy: The Arabic Novel in the West / Francois Zabbal 13 The Use of English in North Africa: From Globalization to Autonomy / Mongi Bahloul 14 Globalization, Autonomy, and Higher Education: The French and Tunisian Cases / Houda Ben Hassen Part 6: Globalization and Autonomy -- The Economic Question 15 The Economics of Globalization and Autonomy in the Mediterranean Region / Lotfi Bouzaiane 16 Globalization and Autonomy in the Mediterranean Region: The Roles of the Main Stakeholders / Rim Ben Ayed Mouelhi 17 The Challenge of Financial Globalization in Countries South of the Mediterranean Basin / Samouel Beji 18 Industrial Policy in the Mediterranean Region and Capacities for Autonomy in a Context of Globalization / Jihen Malek 19 The South Mediterranean Countries and Economic Opening: The State of Affairs / Nizard Jouini 20 The Mediterranean and Outsourcing / Fatma Sarraj Epilogue 21 Globalization and Autonomy: The Individual in the Maghreb / Interview with Dr. Hashmi Dhaoui Notes Works Cited Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774823180
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 440
  • ID: 9780774823180
  • weight: 740
  • ISBN10: 0774823186

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