Jim Glassman Visiting Scholar
Associate Professor, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia
Quadrant: Global Cultures
Glassman’s research focusses on industrial transformation, transformation of labor, urbanization, and social struggle around these processes, in countries of the Global South, particularly in East and Southeast Asia. Theoretically, he has been concerned to further the development of meso-level concepts in Marxist and neo-Marxist development theory.
Department of Geography
University of British Columbia
217 – 1984 West Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2
Academic Work & Affiliations
Bounding the Mekong: The Asian Development Bank, China, and Thailand. University of Hawai'i Press, 2010.
Thailand at the Margins: Internationalization of the State and the Transformation of Labour. Oxford University Press, 2004.