Geoffrey Pleyers’s new book on the alter-globalisation movement According to Pleyers, the unity of the alter-globalisation movement is dependent on the. I Alter-Globalisation: Becoming Actors in the Global. Age, Geoffrey Pleyers presents an account of what he argues can be considered the first truly global. “A well documented analysis of the global justice movement”. ALTER- GLOBALIZATION. Becoming Actors in the Global Age. Geoffrey Pleyers. Foreword by Alain.
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European Union Foreign Policy. Alain Touraine, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Prince of the Asturias Award This masterpiece will be the main reference for those who want to understand how the alter-globalization movement shapes today’s world, how it modifies our perception of action, but also of democracy, and how this new actor articulates local and personal meanings with general concerns for the future of humanity.
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The alter-globalization protests in Seattle in and the collapse of the WTO summit there had great symbolic significance, and reflected the central message of alternative globalization: Jasper, City University of New York “An outstanding example of contemporary sociological research that rises to the immense demands of a truly global ethnography.
Please review your cart. But it is in the Arab world that social forums have especially proliferated. Pleyers’ book opens up some vistas of these developments in the middle of a serious crisis, and does it from the ground up.
Alter-Globalization: Becoming Actors in a Global Age
Starting with a discussion of three related but distinct ideas — sex, gender Moore, Archives of European Sociology “What is missing from much of today’s media coverage of the Occupy Wall Street movement and related international struggles against corporate globalization and Western imperialism is the question of where these movements have come from and why they’ve all emerged at this particular time.
Rapidly expanding alternative and local food networks are converging with other solidarity economy initiatives. Brexit and the Alter-globalizatio constitution: Would you like to change to the site? Skickas inom vardagar. The main contribution of Geoffrey Pleyers, and what makes this book an indispensable tool, is that he clearly exposes the mixed strengths and weaknesses of a movement which was, and remains, a grassroots movement in which activists from poor countries occupy a place observed in no other movement.
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Het is echter in een enkel geval mogelijk dat door omstandigheden de bezorging vertraagd is. A New Generation Between andthe region with the largest number of international social forums was the Arab world.
The lobbies of glyphosate: Moore, Archives of European Sociology “What is missing from much of today’s pleyefs coverage of the Occupy Wall Street movement and related international struggles against corporate globalization and Western imperialism is the question of where these movements have come from and why they’ve all emerged at this particular time. David Held Global Covenant 60, This highly original analysis of the way the movement is constructed geoffrye the tension between its two logics – subjective experience and expertise based on reason – helps us to understand not only the movement itself but also the role that the movement plays in inventing global citizenship.
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Kathleen marked it as to-read Apr 14, Between andopposition to the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq was a major component of the movement. They propose alternatives to Washington Consensus policies, implement horizontal and participatory organization models and promote a nascent alter-globalizatuon public space. No trivia or quizzes yet. But its triumph is qualified as it searches for a way to turn global breakdown into political opportunity, says Geoffrey Pleyers.
This highly original analysis of the way the movement is constructed around the tension between its two logics – subjective experience and expertise based on reason – helps us to understand not only the movement itself but also the role that the movement plays in inventing global citizenship.
You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. Vita Semanyuk marked it as to-read Apr 26, The European Union and the Public Sphere. International Sociology An impressive book that demonstrates the differences of opinion over what a transnational movement like the alter-globalisation movement shoul do to change the world and what changing the world alter-gllobalization look like.
Alter-Globalization provides a comprehensive account of these critical global forces and their attempts to answer one of the major challenges of our time: Kevin Post marked it as to-read Oct 18, Australian Journal of Political Science Provides an excellent overview of the main debates within the movement through a meticulously constructed research programme [Pleyers’] thorough and balanced account of the development of alter-globalisation offers an immensely valuable resource for both researchers and activists.
They lie partly in Syria and Iraq, pleydrs also partly in our French and European cities.