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Utopia, Dystopia

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

The concepts of utopia and dystopia refer to ideas of perfect and nightmarish societies that are more or less sealed in terms of their spatial and temporal relations to the outside world. Both terms are significant to the study of globalization ...

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