Technology

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 …

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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 …

Podcasting

Podcasting ist spätestens seit diesem Jahr ein Massenmedium geworden und hat sich als Radio-on-Demand im Internet durchgesetzt. Der folgende Beitrag zeigt jedoch, dass dieses Medium nicht nur in dem relativ beschränkten Umfang als Online-Audio-Datei …

The new economy, the leadership long cycle, and the nineteenth k-wave.

Most authors analyzing the 'New Economy' study it as an isolated phenomenon. This approach, however, misses the continued significance of structural economic and socio-political fundamentals, both domestically and within the world economy. This paper …