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date: 20 January 2021

Globalizationlocked

  • Shanti K. KhindukaShanti K. KhindukaGeorge Warren Brown Distinguished University Professor Emeritus, School of Social Work, Washington University in St. Louis

Summary

Globalization is the key social, economic, political, and cultural process of our time. This entry defines globalization, summarizes its complex and contradictory correlates and consequences, and offers, from a social work point of view, a balanced assessment of this powerful multidimensional process that is sweeping contemporary world.

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