Events in our changing world
This source preferred by Nicole Ferdinand
Authors: Ferdinand, N. and Shaw, S.
Editors: Ferdinand, N. and Kitchin, P.
Publisher: Sage Publications
Place of Publication: London
This chapter seeks to provide a comprehensive overview of the ways in which events are shaping the lives of individuals, organizations, communities and economies in the world today, highlighting their potential to be forces of positive change and transformation as well sources of negative consequences and outcomes. It strives to give a balanced, critical appraisal of events and their role in societies across the globe.