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Author Carroll, William K, author
Title The making of a transnational capitalist class : corporate power in the twenty-first century / William K. Carroll ; with Colin Carson [and others]
Imprint London ; New York : Zed, 2010
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HD2731 .C37 2010    AVAILABLE    30610020350518
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  305.554 C2369 2010    AVAILABLE  -  30500101427170
Descript xiv, 273 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note "Throughout the world, there has been a growing wave of interest in global corporate power and the rise of a transnational capitalist class, triggered by economic and political transformations that have blurred national borders and disembedded corporate business from national domiciles. With an in-depth analysis that spans three decades, The Making of a Transnational Capitalist Class maps the changing field of power generated by elite relations among the world's largest corporations and related political organizations. Using social network analysis, William Carroll charts the making of a capitalist class which reaches beyond national forms of organization into a global field, but which faces spirited opposition from below in an ongoing struggle over alternative global futures"--Book cover
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-265) and index
Is there a transnational corporate community? -- Forging a new hegemony: the transnational corporate-policy network, 1996 -- Global cities in the global corporate network -- Transnational accumulation and global networking -- Transnationalists and national networkers -- Billionaires and networkers: wealth, position and corporate power -- Constituting corporate Europe -- Consolidating the transnational corporate-policy network, 1996-2006 -- Hegemony and counter-hegemony in a global field
Link Online version: Carroll, William K. Making of a transnational capitalist class. London ; New York : Zed, 2010 (OCoLC)761852246
Subject Corporate power
Capitalism -- Social aspects
Elite (Social sciences)
Alt Author Carson, Colin
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