Predatory Globalization: A Critique / Edition 1

Predatory Globalization: A Critique / Edition 1

by Richard Falk
     
 

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ISBN-10: 074560935X

ISBN-13: 9780745609355

Pub. Date: 11/02/1999

Publisher: Wiley

Trends towards economic globalization are changing the world in fundamental respects. The author puts forward a strong case for challenging some central features of the current version of globalization, asking whether it is possible to restore the compa

Overview

Trends towards economic globalization are changing the world in fundamental respects. The author puts forward a strong case for challenging some central features of the current version of globalization, asking whether it is possible to restore the compa

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745609355
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/02/1999
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
3.94(w) x 9.84(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I. Diagnosing the Challenge:.

1. Democratizing, Internationalizing, and Globalizing: A Collage of Blurred Images.

2. Co-opting the Sovereign State.

3. On the Political Economy of World Order.

4. A Regional Approach to World Order.

Part II: Substantive Dimensions:.

5. The Illegitimacy of the Non-Proliferation Regime.

6. The Quest for Human Rights.

7. The Outlook for UN Reform: Necessary but Impossible.

Part III: New Directions:.

8. Resisting "Globalization-from-Above" through "Globalization-from-Below".

9. Global Civil Society: Perspectives, Initiatives, Movements.

10. Recasting Citizenship.

11. Toward Normative Renewal.

Notes.

Index.

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