Daily Archives: August 10, 2011

Reference Resource of the Week: World At Risk

World At Risk: A Global Issues Sourcebook explores the complexity and severity of global crises faced through six subject categories: Demographics and Settlement; Economics; Environment; Education, Health, and Welfare; Politics and Government; and Security. Articles include both general analysis of issues and detailed assessment at the regional and national level.

Did you know that…?

“Greatly increased cross-border flows of trade and investment—economic globalization—have had a considerable impact on the quantity and quality of work, the nature of working conditions, and the collective rights of workers.”


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