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Evolving Global Studies

  • Mark JuergensmeyerEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter focuses on how the new field of global studies has evolved and Manfred Steger’s role in it. It identifies the key aspects: transnationality, interdisciplinarity, trans-temporality, and critical perspectives. It looks at the area of religion as one example of increased globalization, and ends with a discussion of issues of tension that confront this evolving field.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of CaliforniaSanta BarbaraUSA

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