This paper argues that Baha'u'llah's signal contribution to globalization was to ethicize and sacralize it.
First presented as a conference paper at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in December 2000.
The Eschatology of Globalization:
The Multiple Messiahship of Bahá'u'lláh Revisited
published in Numen Book Series: Studies in Modern Religions, Religious Movements and the Babi-Bahá'í Faiths
, ed. Moshe Sharon, pages 143-178
Leiden: Brill, 2004