Critical Rewriting of Global Political Economy by V. Spike Peterson
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Critical Rewriting of Global Political Economy
By V. Spike Peterson

A Critical Rewriting of Global Political Economy

Integrating Reproductive, Productive and Virtual Economies

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Critical Rewriting of Global Political Economy by V. Spike Peterson

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Moving beyond a narrow definition of economics, this pioneering book advances our knowledge of global political economy and how we might critically respond to it. V. Spike Peterson clearly shows how two key features of the global economy increasingly determine everyday lives worldwide. The first is explosive growth in financial markets that shape business decision-making and public policy-making, and the second is dramatic growth in informal and flexible work arrangements that shape income-generation and family wellbeing. These developments, though widely recognized, are rarely analyzed as inextricable and interacting dimensions of globalization. Using a new theoretical model, Peterson demonstrates the interdependence of reproductive, productive and virtual economies and analyzes inequalities of race, gender, class and nation as structural features of neoliberal globalization. Presenting a methodologically plural, cross-disciplinary and well-documented account of globalization, the author integrates marginalized and disparate features of globalization to provide an accessible narrative from a postcolonial feminist vantage point.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415314381
ISBN-10: 0415314380
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 14-Aug-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - V. Spike Peterson

V. Spike Peterson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Arizona. She is the editor of Gendered States and the co-author (with Anne Sisson Runyan) of Global Gender Issues.

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