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作者 Worth, Owen
書名 Resistance in the Age of Austerity : Nationalism, the Failure of the Left and the Return of God
出版項 London : Zed Books, 2013
©2013
國際標準書號 9781780323374 (electronic bk.)
9781780323350
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說明 1 online resource (178 pages)
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附註 Intro -- About the author -- Title page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: In search of a new Prince -- New Prince, modern Prince or postmodern Prince? -- The plan of the book -- 1 | The end of history? -- Neoliberalism: an ideology and a practice -- The globalization of neoliberalism -- Neoliberal hegemony -- After the second 9/11 -- History and the Last Man -- 2 | Resistance and counter-hegemony -- Conceptualizing resistance -- Types of resistance -- Fragmentation -- Conclusion -- 3 | Another world is possible? -- The Zapatistas -- Global civil society and cosmopolitanism -- The anti-globalization movements -- The World Social Forum -- The political left -- Conclusion: any sign of the postmodern Prince? -- 4 | Nationalist and exceptionalist responses -- The nature of conspiracy -- The rise of the European far right -- Conclusion: a coherent alternative? -- 5 | The return of God -- Religion as a hegemonic agent -- Global political Islam -- Other fundamentalist responses -- Conclusion: God's revenge? -- 6 | The age of austerity -- The financial crisis and the moment for change -- Austerity: the new common sense? -- The Tea Party and fellow travellers -- From austerity to growth? -- Conclusion: neoliberalism on the defensive? -- 7 | Neoliberalism and potential transformation -- Neoliberalism versus state capitalism? -- Neoliberalism versus left nationalism? -- Neoliberalism versus regionalism? -- What type of Prince? -- Conclusion: end of history after all? -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
The 1999 'battle in Seattle' came to be seen as the starting point for resistance to neoliberal capitalism. Yet the years since have seen little progress in formulating a coherent alternative, a failure that is particularly poignant now that the neoliberal mandate has been resurgent through the post-crisis 'age of austerity'. This timely book argues that, troublingly, reactionary alternatives to globalization currently provide as solid a base for building opposition as those of the left
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Worth, Owen Resistance in the Age of Austerity : Nationalism, the Failure of the Left and the Return of God London : Zed Books,c2013 9781780323350
主題 Neoliberalism.;Nationalism
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