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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This is a good point from which to look back over the history of the alter-globalization movement, from the s to You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Beyond Colonialism, Development and Globalization.

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They lie partly in Syria and Iraq, but also partly in our French and European cities. Global Institutions and Development. Please review oleyers cart. Joanna marked it as to-read Apr 13, Published January 25th by Polity Press first published October 18th They propose alternativesto Washington Consensus policies, implement horizontal andparticipatory organization models and promote a nascent globalp Contrary to the common view that globalization undermines socialagency, ‘alter-globalization activists’, that is, those whocontest globalization in its neo-liberal form, have developed newways to become actors in the global age.


The first European Social Forum, in Florence Jasper, City University of New York “An outstanding example of contemporary sociological research that rises to the immense demands of a truly global ethnography.

By showing us a movement grappling continuously with the Pyramid Dilemma over top-down versus bottom-up approaches, this book helps us think about the most basic issues of democracy and social change.

Media, Democracy and European Culture. Technical, geopolitical, or transformative: To quote this article: This highly original analysis of the way the movement is constructed alter-globaization 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. Alter-Globalization provides a comprehensive account of these critical global forces and their attempts to answer one of the major challenges of our time: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

They propose alternativesto Washington Consensus policies, implement horizontal andparticipatory organization models and promote a nascent globalpublic space. The economic and financial crisis that began in delegitimized neoliberal ideology. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Journal of Democratic Socialism Utterly convincing and theoretically robust Alter-globalzation s The question of how we can change the world cannot easily be answered, but Geoffrey Pleyers has shown masterfully in this beautifully written and finely researched book that the way we now imagine those answers in changing, in part because of the way the alter-globalization movement has altered our understanding of ourselves as global citizens.

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