Links & Readings

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  1. The globalisation thesis: D. Held and A. McGrew Globalization/Anti- Globalization: beyond the Great Divide, 2nd edition (2007); R. Robertson Globalization: social theory and global culture (1992); D. Held, M. Kaldor and D. Quah Global Policy Journal, 2010; T.H. Eriksen Globalization (2014).
  2. Critics of the globalisation thesis: P. Hirst, G. Thompson and S. Bromley Globalization in Question, 3rd edition (2009); T.H. Eriksen (ed.) Globalisation: studies in anthropology (2003); M. Mann ‘Has globalization ended the rise and rise of the nation-state?’, in Review of International Political Economy, 4(3), 1997; C. Calhoun ‘“Belonging” in the cosmopolitan imagery’, in Ethnicities, 3(4) 2003.
  3. Scotland and Globalisation: T. Nairn ‘Globalization and Nationalism: the new deal?’, in OpenDemocracy, 11(4) 7 March 2008; J. Tomlinson ‘Imaging the Economic Nation: the Scottish case’, in The Political Quarterly 85(2) 2014; J. Tomlinson, C. Morelli and V. Wright, The Decline of Jute: Managing Industrial Decline? London: Pickering and Chatto (2011)