Ideologies of Globalization: Contending Visions of a New World Order

Ideologies of Globalization: Contending Visions of a New World Order

by Mark Rupert
     
 

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This book examines the key debates about globalization and provides a detailed and incisive analysis of the varied and often contradictory opposition to globalization within the United States.

Subjects covered include:
* the historical context of the development of globalization in the US in the post-war period
* opposition to the North American Free…  See more details below

Overview

This book examines the key debates about globalization and provides a detailed and incisive analysis of the varied and often contradictory opposition to globalization within the United States.

Subjects covered include:
* the historical context of the development of globalization in the US in the post-war period
* opposition to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the General Agreement on Trade&Tariffs (GATT)&the World Trade Organisation (WTO)
* the nationalist response to globalization from 'militia' groups and others on the extreme right
* the populist backlash against globalization
* recent moves by advocates of the free market to present 'globalization with a human face'.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781134658244
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/12/2012
Series:
RIPE Series in Global Political Economy
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
208
File size:
915 KB

Meet the Author

Mark Rupert is Associate Professor of Political Science at Syracuse University, USA

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