Abstract: This article focuses on the Mexican play, eXtras, Sabina Berman's translation and adaptation of the Irish hit play Stones in His Pockets by Marie Jones. Linda Hutcheon, Thomas Leitch, and other contributors to adaptation studies shed light on the process used by Berman to tradapt and glocalize Stones in His Pockets for the Mexican stage, ...
The Science of the total environment
The increasing energy demand in future will inevitably escalate pressures on water resources, as energy production needs huge amounts of water inputs. Globalization has resulted in the geographic separation between the source of water inputs for energy production and the sink of its final consumption, making it crucial to factor global supply chain...
The History and Theory of Post-Truth Communication
In this chapter, we present a few definitions of post-truth and explain why the human capacity for lying and influencing others with false information, which is not new in human history, has given birth to alarming new dangers in recent years. We also set forth our path for describing the history and theoretical claims underlying the phenomenon of ...
Supply chain performance; Buyer-supplier relationships; Relationship marketing theory; Social exchange theory; Collaboration; Electronics industry; Global supply chain, Business; Globalization; Operations management; Technology adoption; Technology management
Asiatische Studien - Études Asiatiques
Numerous studies have dealt with the process of globalization and its various cultural products. Three such cultural products illustrate this process: Vikas Swarup’s novel Q and A (2005), the TV quiz show Kaun banega crorepati? (Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?), and Danny Boyle’s film Slumdog Millionaire (2008). The novel, the TV show and the film h...
We consider a general equilibrium model with vertical preferences for one good and two identical countries each having initially one firm. Citizens in each country are asked to vote either for openness or for autarky. Openness means that a foreign firm can sell and produce its product in the domestic country and that the domestic firm can sell and ...
Quality of life (QOL); Sustainable development; Regional development; Small and 25 medium-sized enterprises; Geographical information system; TOPSIS; Inequality; Public economics; Economic development; Economic growth; Employment; Entrepreneurship; Business policy; Public administration; Globalization; Industrialization, Business, Economics
Journal of Ethnic Foods
This research draws from memories, and the deep sense of belonging, tradition, and presence that is linked with a dish of Italian regional tradition; agnolotti pasta, one example of what can be considered an Italian ethnic food. It does so in order to challenge an assumption that is widely spread in the public debate and as well as in scholarship, ...