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The Rise of the Global Left: The World Social Forum and Beyond

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In this book the leading sociologist Boaventura de Sousa Santos makes an impassioned case for the politicisation of the World Social Forum.
Since its inception in Porto Alegre in 2001, the World Social Forum has refused to take political positions on world events, preferring instead to provide a platform for diverse social movements to come together. de Sousa Santos argues,
Paperback, 240 pages
Published November 1st 2006 by Zed Books
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Boaventura de Sousa Santos (Quintela, São Pedro de Alva, Penacova, Coímbra, Portugal, 15 de noviembre de 1940) es doctor en Sociología del derecho por la Universidad de Yale y profesor catedrático de Sociología en la Universidad de Coímbra.[1] Es director del Centro de Estudios Sociales y del Centro de Documentación 25 de Abril de esa misma universidad; además, profesor distinguido del Institute f ...more
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