Naming the Enemy: Anti-Corporate Social Movements Confront Globalization
Bloomsbury Academic, 2000 - 268 Seiten
A new movement of 'anti-globalists', in Time Magazine's words (24 April 2000), now 'oppose corporate dominion over the planet's poor and disfranchised'. Naming the Enemy is the first systematic documentation of this international resistance to transnational corporations and globalization which has so recently burst into the public gaze with the street protests in Seattle, Washington, London and Prague.
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Alliance for Democracy ( formerly Citizens ' Alliance ) in the USA echoes
standard left visions of economic democracy , environmental justice , family
welfare , anti - militarism , anti - racism , women's rights , etc. , but claims that ' the
heart of the ...
Almost all the movements studied here are critical of such democracy . They are
aware of internal contradictions of liberal democracy and the hypocrisy of
American democracy , in particular . Such critique is absent from the sustainable
Second mode movements espousing global democracy envision that all people
will gain far more powerful , direct and dignified relations to governance ( direct
democracy ) while new global institutions are formed to protect the public interest
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Contestation and Reform
Globalization from Below
Delinking Relocalization Sovereignty
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