'How Soccer Explains the World' Most books on globalization focus on how it changes a culture. But in How Soccer Explains the World, New Republic staff writer Franklin Foer uses the sport to examine globalization -- and finds in many places, tribal loyalties still exist.

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'How Soccer Explains the World'

'How Soccer Explains the World'

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Most books on globalization focus on how it changes a culture. But in How Soccer Explains the World, New Republic staff writer Franklin Foer uses the sport to examine globalization — and finds in many places, tribal loyalties still exist.

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Franklin Foer
*Author, How Soccer Explains the World: An Unlikely Theory of Globalization (Harper Collins 2004)