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Civilizing Globalization: A Survival Guide
by Richard Sandbrook (Goodreads Author)
Many citizens suspect that the ecological, social, cultural, and political costs of free-market globalization are too high. Yet at the same time they often lack the technical knowledge to assess complex proposals intended to deal with these issues. Written by a uniquely diverse group of academics, policy analysts, and activists, Civilizing Globalization presents in clear, ...more
Paperback, 292 pages
Published January 9th 2003 by State University of New York Press
(first published January 2003)
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With both statist and market-based models of governance having failed at a time of enormous challenges, especially climate change, where do we turn? This is the central question that has animated my study and writing during the past 15 years. My focus has been the global south, though the old distinction between developed/less-developed, First World/Third World is increasingly irrelevant in this g ...moreMore about Richard Sandbrook...