Searching for a Different Future: The Rise of a Global Middle Class in Morocco

Searching for a Different Future: The Rise of a Global Middle Class in Morocco

by Shana Cohen
ISBN-10:
0822333872
ISBN-13:
9780822333876
Pub. Date:
08/11/2004
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books

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Searching for a Different Future: The Rise of a Global Middle Class in Morocco

Cohen studies the Moroccan middle class's varied transnational identifications with a global market economy, as these identifications bear on middle class citizens' increasing detachment from the nation state and its local political economies.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780822333876
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
Publication date: 08/11/2004
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Acknowledgments xi

Note on Translations and Transcriptions xii

1. Global Market Capitalism and Social Change 1

2. National Development and the Formation of Modern Middle Class 35

3. New Social Groups for a New Era 67

4. A Generation of Fuyards 106

Conclusion: Economic Insecurity and Social Formation 136

Notes 145

References 163

Index 169

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