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Americanization

  • By: Jane C. Desmond
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Americanization is often conflated with globalization, although it is a multifaceted term applied to both domestic and international contexts, and encompasses political, linguistic, cultural, and economic dimensions. Historically, it has had both positive and negative ...

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