Globalization

Digitalkompetenz und Data Literacy als professionelle Kompetenzen für Soziale Arbeit im Zeitalter des digitalen Kapitalismus: Der Einfluss der Digitalisierung auf Lehre und Ausbildungsprofile in der Sozialen Arbeit

Die steigenden Anforderungen der Evidenz-basierten Ausgestaltung in professionellen Kontexten von Sozialer Arbeit stellt zunehmende Herausforderungen an die Ausbildungsprofile in der Lehre dar. Der zunehmende Trend zu quantitativen Formen der …

The world system in the information age: structure, processes, and technologies

The new information age has the potential to not only alter the historical path of world system development as other socio-technological paradigmatic shifts have done, but to transform it substantially. One school of thought argues for a complete …

Evolutionary systems theory: concepts and schools in international relations

As an interdisciplinary approach, evolutionary systems theory borrows from fields such as statistical physics, evolutionary biology as well as economics and others to build on their insights from studies of environments — as systems — and the …

Evolutionary systems theory

Summarizes major theoretical evolutionary approaches to the study of world systems.

The world system in the information age

The new information age has the potential to not only alter the historical path of world system development as other socio-technological paradigmatic shifts have done, but to transform it substantially. One school of thought argues for a complete …

The making of a digital world: the evolution of technological change and how it shaped our world

Providing a unique, empirically based perspective on the past and future development of globalization as a long-term process emerging in different parts of the world, this book puts current changes in a historical context in a systematic fashion, …

Is globalization self-organizing?

The observance of a relatively stable pattern of global system development has often been criticised for the lack of theoretical underpinnings of its pulsating behavior. This paper contributes to the growing literature that combines complex system …

Sapientia et Doctrina — 'Globalization: A Future Foretold?'

Book Review of 'Territory, Authority, Rights: From Medieval to Global Assemblages.'

The globalization literature has now reached a level of maturity that allows one to distinguish between different schools of thought. Whereas the first two stages broadly dealt with the process at large (its development and manifestation), the latest …

Chaos or reorder? The future of hegemony in a world-system in upheaval

The latest resurgence of interest in the concept of hegemony and empire–both in the popular and academic realm–has been mostly the result of a change in perception of power, specifically its sources, application, and distribution. Here we argue that …