Whose Global Village

Author: Ramesh Srinivasan
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479821209
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This book asks us to re-consider ‘whose global village’ we are shaping with the digital technology revolution today.

Author: Laurent Binet
ISBN: 9786169205265
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The Shape Of Things To Come

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
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Rethinking Corporate Strategy The arrival of the global village, with its ubiquitous
and inexpensive information technologies, forced all companies to rethink many
of their tactical operating processes. ... A case in point is the near demise of
Encyclopedia Britannica, one of the world's best brands, at the hands of Encarta,
the CD- ROM version from ... Some of today's most successful companies are
those whose corporate culture was infused with the idea of flexibility from the

Urban Land

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This finding has been independently supported by studies of the growth of
Internet technology, which suggest that ... Even as global commercial
transactions appear to bind nations more closely, the Internet and the World Wide
Web ... Indeed, these tools are available to very small ideological coteries, ethnic
blocs, regions, towns, villages, and even individuals. ... beset by large questions
whose answers seemingty demand flashes of insight from large, bold, and
intuitive imaginations.

The Atlas Of Global Change

Author: Lothar Beckel
Publisher: New York : Macmillan Library Reference USA
ISBN: 9780028649566
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Foreword "Global Change," "Think Globally - Act Locally," "One Earth - One
Environment," "Global Village," "globalization ... buzzwords are now no longer
found only in the vocabulary of reformers who urge mankind to "rethink things,"
but have long since ... that the natural world in which we live and upon which we
depend is no longer healthy, that our Spaceship Earth is an ... Aerospace travel,
a technology whose practicality and usefulness have often been questioned, is
an essential ...

Media International Australia

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[The] values, attitudes and perceptions that accompany the technological
transition from industrial to information society ... full potential as places for
learning in and about a world in which the globetrotting mass media,
international tourism, migration, ... a new global awareness and helping give
shape to what Marshall McLuhan characterised as the global village. (
MacDonald, 1992: 161) One of the ways in which electronic technologies can
help to break the metaphor of stasis is by ...

Studies Of Broadcasting

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3.1en Ang, "In the Realm of Uncertainty: The Global Village and Capitalist
Postmoderni- ty," in David Crowley and David Mitchell, eds., Communication ... (
Also published in Living Room Wars: Rethinking Media Audiences for a
Postmodern World, London: Routledge, 1996, p. 163-164.) 4. Stuart Hall, "Which
Public, Whose Service?," in Wulf Stevenson, ... Robin Williams and David Edge, "
The Social Shaping of Technology," in William H. Dutton, ed., Information and
Communication ...

Culture Environmental Action And Sustainability

Author: International Association for People-Environment Studies. Conference
Publisher: Hogrefe & Huber Pub
ISBN: 9780889372825
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The close relationship between economic progress, work, income and quality of
life is interpreted on a personal level by ... to make a place for oneself in this
global village, together with the means that the new technologies provide for
doing so. ... themselves in the context of an urban reality, particularly if we
consider the massive expansion of cities the world over in the ... The authors
highlight the role of the natural and social environmental context in promoting
contacts and shaping ...

Congressional Record

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Other programs within H.R. 3508, such as the public health special projects and
traineeships, the o: disadvantaged ... in the United States and other countries;
Whereas during this period the technology necessary to create motion pictures
was ... Whereas motion pictures have the power to touch our hearts, souls, and
imaginations, and shape our hopes, dreams, and ... beliefs, styles, and attitudes,
transforming world culture with its potent images and making the global village a
reality; ...

Revisiting North East India In The Era Of Globalisation

Author: Asok Kumar Ray
ISBN: 9788186867457
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promotion of the idea of self-help groups is to penetrate global finance in the
shape of micro finance to the ... The main aim of the Summit was to launch "a
global campaign to ensure that 100 million of the world's poorest families, ...
Micro finance services to the poor at the bottom of the society are accepted by
World Bank whose support for micro credit has ... was to support the Ninth Plan's
objective of generating productive employment through village and small
industries in labour ...