Naming the Enemy: Anti-Corporate Social Movements Confront Globalization
Bloomsbury Academic, 27.10.2000 - 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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Centralization makes the new system vulnerable to many of the problems of
corporate globalization . ... And centralized production and distribution are hard
to govern democratically , partly due to the necessities and proclivities of
At the same time as they reject nationalism , they see the achievement of
universal human rights as dependent on strong , centralized , secular political
structures . At the same time , we have some contradictory knowledge about
First world structural adjustment rollback of civil rights , environmental and other
regulations , and social welfare policies reveals how humanitarians are
dependent on centralized structures for their projects . Aronowitz ( 1996 ) points
out that ...
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Contestation and Reform
Globalization from Below
Delinking Relocalization Sovereignty
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