A model -- The South as/in the world -- From oppositionality to integration -- Dualism to pluralism : global diversity on Southern ground -- Southern space : from sense of place to force field -- Meaning : religion in the global South -- Subjectivities : meaning making in the changing South -- Politics : is globalism liberal? is a local focus conservative?
'Grounded Globalism' is a study of globalism's impact on a region legendarily resistant to change that draws on diverse perspectives. It looks at the South to develop the idea of 'grounded globalism' in which abstract global forces and local cultures rooted in history and place reverberate against each other
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-294) and index