More than just an atlas, this work is a true toolbox. Acessible and instructional, the atlas describes the dynamic paradoxical changes essential for a full comprehension of globalization processes, with a special report on United States. Read More
While retaining its structure by major thematic entries, system of double pages, and precise mapping, its lexicon indexed, etc.., the authors of the Atlas of globalization offer a fully updated edition : complete updating of statistics, maps and graphics, new maps and new graphics on current issues.
Special focus: The United States
Facing the most severe financial and economic crisis in decades, the United States are not yet the hegemonic power in the world. U.S. regulatory capacities decrease, talking from the military point of view - as shown by the fiascos commitments in Iraq and Afghanistan - but also from a economical point of view while the power of emerging countries increase.