Globalization’s Contradictions: Geographies of Discipline, Destruction and Transformation

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  • ISBN: B000SK0EMQ
  • Author: Dennis Conway
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
  • Date: 22 November 2006
  • Pages: 304
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

Since the 1980s, globalization and neoliberalism have brought about a comprehensive restructuring of everyone’s lives. People are being ‘disciplined’ by neoliberal economic agendas, ‘transformed’ by communication and information technology changes, global commodity chains and networks, and in the Global South in particular, destroyed livelihoods, debilitati…