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Longing for the global West: Georgian women’s organisation representatives’ perceptions of the global and the local


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Title: Longing for the global West: Georgian women’s organisation representatives’ perceptions of the global and the local
Authors: Skog, Evelina
Issue Date: 2-Oct-2012
Degree: Student essay
Series/Report no.: Global Studies
2012:9
Abstract: In academic discourses, the “globalisation process” is often described as multidimensional, non-unitary and erratic. Globally spread ideas, practices and values are commonly regarded as being re-interpreted and changed in local contexts. Early theories about globalisation being the same as homogenising “westernisation” have been criticised and many scholars claim that the world is not becoming more and more uniform to the extent that the non-western world looks more like the western world. ... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/30503
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