Date of Award


Document Type

Open Access Thesis

First Advisor

Lee D Walker


The state of Serbia has recently rejoined the global international system after a period of isolation and insularity. After first outlining the complex concepts of globalization and Serbian Insularity, this paper explores how the insularity of Serbian society and state repel many aspects of globalization. While this insularity repels and slows many of the processes of globalization it does not fully nullify the effects, resulting in some resistance to cultural globalization and complications with economic and political globalization