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)

About the Author

Shana Cohen is Senior Research Fellow in Social Policy and Social Care at Sheffield Hallam University in Sheffield, England.

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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