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Author Podobnik, Bruce
Title Transforming Globalization : Challenges and Opportunities in the Post 9/11 Era
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2005
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Note Intro -- The Effort to Transform Globalization: Historical and Contemporary Struggles (BRUCE PODOBNIK AND THOMAS REIFER) -- From "Anti-Globalization" to the Global Justice Movement: Framing Collective Action Against Neoliberalism (JEFFREY AYRES) -- Exploring Connections Between Global Integration and Political Mobilization (JACKIE SMITH) -- Resistance to Globalization: Cycles and Trends in the Globalization Protest Movement (BRUCE PODOBNIK) -- Taking to the Streets Against Neoliberalism: Global Days of Action and Other Strategies (LESLEY WOOD) -- The Workers' Party and the World Social Forum: Challenges of Building a Just Social Order (GIANPAOLO BAIOCCHI) -- Trajectories of Indigenous Resistance Before and After 9/11 (THOMAS HALL AND JAMES FENELON) -- From Anti-Sweatshop, to Global Justice, to Anti-War: Student Participation in Globalization Protests (ROBERT J.S. ROSS) -- Blue-Green Coalitions: Constraints and Possibilities in the Post 9/11 Political Environment (KENNETH GOULD, TAMMY LEWIS, AND J. TIMMONS ROBERTS) -- Global Social Movements at the Crossroads: An Investigation of Relations Between the Anti-Corporate Globalization and Environmental Movements (FREDERICK BUTTEL AND KENNETH GOULD) -- Torture, Human Rights and the Challenges Facing the Global Peace and Justice Movement (THOMAS REIFER) -- Author Biographical Statements -- Bibliography -- Index
This collection of studies examines the prospects facing the coalition of workers, environmentalists, and other progressive activists that has been created to resist neoliberal forms of globalization in the post 9/11 period
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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
Link Print version: Podobnik, Bruce Transforming Globalization : Challenges and Opportunities in the Post 9/11 Era Leiden : BRILL,c2005 9789004145832
Subject Social movements.;Anti-globalization movement
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Alt Author Reifer, Thomas
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