By S. A. Hamed Hosseini
Are the turning out to be oppositions to neoliberal industry globalism (especially within the aftermath of world fiscal meltdown) capable of boost significant replacement ideologies? Is there any gigantic substitute to the area capitalist procedure at the horizon? How could the ideologies and ideas tackle the dire dilemmas of economic system vs. ecology, redistribution vs. reputation, worldwide vs. neighborhood, reform vs. revolution etc.?
This ebook solutions such vital questions by means of reading the highbrow constitution of the so-called ‘anti-globalization’ or ‘global justice’ stream. It explores the formation and transformation of rules, identities, and solidarities within the stream. The booklet additionally develops an analytical version to give an explanation for the movement’s ideational novelties and continuities when it comes to either activist social reports and worldwide social alterations.
Hosseini develops new sociological recommendations, integrates opposing theoretical views into one procedure, and addresses the distance among severe theories and activist practices. via this recreation, he discovers an rising mode of recognition that's characterised by way of its cross-identity and cross-ideological nature. this can be a dwell yet quiet international revolution.
Drawing on various disciplines, this gourd-breaking quantity can be of curiosity to scholars and students of worldwide stories, political sciences, sociology and social circulate stories.
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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