Globalization and Resistance in the 21st Century
By (author) Stanley Aronowitz
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Implicating Empire by Stanley Aronowitz
Book DescriptionOver the past several years, while visible protests against the World Bank and the I.M.F. made front-page news, there has been a growing field of scholarship that looks at the role of globalization for national and international state identities. The first truism of globalization--that we live in an increasingly interconnected world, one in which it is impossible to separate the fate of one nation from that of the others--was dramatically illustrated on September 11, 2001, when the seemingly distant effects of a civil war in Afghanistan so murderously interrupted life in the United States.Implicating Empire is the first book to look at four crucial dimensions of globalization: first, its role vis-a-vis the current war; second, the impact of globalization on domestic U.S. policy; third, how globalization will necessarily alter national security, both in its definition as well as how it is pursued, and, finally, the future of globalization. Including original essays by Stanley Aronowitz, Ahmed Rashid, Tariq Ali, Manning Marable, Michael Hardt, and Ellen Willis, among others, Implicating Empire will set the agenda for how globalization is debated--and resisted--in the future.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780465004942
(229mm x 152mm x 27mm)
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 27-Nov-2002
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Stanley Aronowitz
Death and Life of American Labor, Paperback (August 2015)
The decline of the American union movement--and how it can revive, by a leading analyst of labor
Against Orthodoxy, Paperback (May 2015)
The book contains groundbreaking and immersive essays on crucial 20th Century scholars on social theory, discussed and analyzed from a radical, critical theory perspective. Aronowitz provides his unique and lauded critical eye toward the leading thinkers of our age, crafting an immersive set of essays on radical thought.
Jobless Future, Paperback (August 2010)» View all books by Stanley Aronowitz
Charting a major change in the nature of paid work in the United States.
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Author Biography - Stanley Aronowitz
Stanley Aronowitz is Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the Graduate Center, City University of New York. Heather Gautney is a doctoral student at the Graduate Center. Both live in New York City.
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