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The Amoral Elephant: Globalization and the Struggle for Social Justice in the Twenty-First Century

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In what may well have been the largest popular protest in this country of the last twenty years, more than forty thousand demonstrators in Seattle effectively shut down a World Trade Organization (WTO) conference late last year. Against the backdrop of this historic event, William K. Tabb issues a comprehensive examination of the world capitalist system at the start of the ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published March 26th 2001 by Monthly Review Press (first published March 2001)
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Josh Kienzle
Apr 14, 2007 Josh Kienzle rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Those interested in globalization
This was a hard critique of globalization and modern politics. It is largely academic and not a pop culture. The only fun thing about this book is the cover. Unless you are a hardcore int'l politics fan, you can let this one go.
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