Author: Michael Amaladoss, SJEditor(s): Michael Amaladoss, SJPublisher: ISPCKYear: 2009Language: EnglishPages: 247ISBN/UPC (if available): 8172144806
This title is a compilation of papers presented at an International Consultation on Globalization from the perspective of the Victims of History, held at Delhi.. It was organized jointly by the Institute of Missiology of Missio, Aache, Germany and the Vidyajyoti College of Theology, Delhi. About 35 scholars from the five continents took part in the Consultation. Participants from Latin America and Africa were unable to make it, owing to problems in crossing frontiers. This indicating that the world is not, after all, as global as it is made to appear. The lead papers in each section came from different continents: Asia, Africa, Latin America and Europe respectively.This volume consists of Four Parts:Part 1: Globalization: Its Social Consequences It comprises of four papers.Part 2: Globalization : Its Culture Bases Four Papers make up Part II.Part 3: The Global and the Local: Theological Perspectives This part has four papers.Part 4: Emerging Alternatives to GlobalisationTwo papers, a conclusion and appendices make up this part.This book brings together all the papers that were presented and discussed at the Consultation, as well as the report of the group discussions and the final statement.
INTRODUCTIONPART 1: GLOBALIZATION: ITS SOCIAL CONSEQUENCESGlobalization, Liberalisation and the Victims of ColonialismGlobalisation and Money: An European PerspectiveGlobalisation: Implications for AfricaIs the Answer in the South: A Latin A