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Unformatted text preview: Factories can pick up and move overnight Neoliberalism- erosion of state sovereignty in the face of global capital and corporate consolidation The local gets ignored in favor of the global Nightingale: Racism in the process of globalization Smith: Relationship between globalization and gentrification Gentrification- process by which new residents move into a place and in the process increase the property value, making it more difficult for the people who were originally living there to continue living there Economic and cultural dimensions there goes the neighborhood when yoga studio and coffee shop move in you move in and change the environment, and you induce others like yourself to move in too- double effect social aspects- if it gets to expensive for original people to live there will they start to feel like squatters in their own neighborhood? Art scene-...
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This note was uploaded on 10/19/2009 for the course SOC 011 taught by Professor Nopper during the Spring '08 term at UPenn.
- Spring '08