This engaging anthology introduces students to the major concepts of globalization within the context of the key debates and disputes. 'Readings in Globalization' illustrates that major debates in the field are not only useful to examine for their own merit but can extend our knowledge of globalization.Pret A Manger, a chain of sandwich shops that also originated in Great Britain ( interestingly, McDonalda#39;s purchased a ... In the latter, 23 restaurants were in several major cities, and the company planned to open 10 more in such cities by the end of 2006. ... At the opening of the McDonalda#39;s in Moscow, one journalist described the franchise as the aultimate icon of Americana. ... On the popularity of Kentucky Fried Chicken in Malaysia, the local owner said, aAnything Western, especiallyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Readings in Globalization|
|Author||:||George Ritzer, Zeynep Atalay|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2010-03-01|