By S. A. Hamed Hosseini
Are the growing to be oppositions to neoliberal marketplace globalism (especially within the aftermath of world fiscal meltdown) in a position to strengthen significant substitute ideologies? Is there any mammoth substitute to the area capitalist approach at the horizon? How could the ideologies and ideas tackle the dire dilemmas of economic system vs. ecology, redistribution vs. acceptance, worldwide vs. neighborhood, reform vs. revolution etc.?
This e-book solutions such vital questions by means of studying the highbrow constitution of the so-called ‘anti-globalization’ or ‘global justice’ circulate. It explores the formation and transformation of rules, identities, and solidarities within the move. The publication additionally develops an analytical version to provide an explanation for the movement’s ideational novelties and continuities when it comes to either activist social studies and worldwide social adjustments.
Hosseini develops new sociological suggestions, integrates opposing theoretical views into one strategy, and addresses the distance among severe theories and activist practices. via this undertaking, he discovers an rising mode of awareness that's characterised by way of its cross-identity and cross-ideological nature. this can be a dwell yet quiet worldwide revolution.
Drawing on various disciplines, this gourd-breaking quantity may be of curiosity to scholars and students of worldwide reports, political sciences, sociology and social circulate reviews.
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Alternative Globalizations: An Integrative Approach to Studying Dissident Knowledge in the Global Justice Movement (Rethinking Globalizations) by S. A. Hamed Hosseini