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Global capitalism and the crisis of humanity

Author: William I Robinson
Publisher: New York City : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
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"This exciting new study provides an original and provocative exposé of the crisis of global capitalism in its multiple dimensions - economic, political, social, ecological, military, and cultural. Building on his earlier works on globalization, William I. Robinson discusses the nature of the new global capitalism, the rise of a globalized production and financial system, a transnational capitalist class, and a  Read more...
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Robinson, William I.
Global capitalism and the crisis of humanity
(DLC) 2014019656
(OCoLC)880960084
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William I Robinson
ISBN: 9781107590250 1107590256
OCLC Number: 885338134
Awards: Winner of Book Award, Section on the Political Economy of the World-System, American Sociological Association 2015
Winner of Paul Sweezy Book Award, Section on Marxist Sociology, American Sociological Association 2015
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. Global capital and global labor; 2. Notes on transnational state apparatuses; 3. Beyond the theory of imperialism; 4. The "Great Recession" : financial speculation and militarized accumulation; 5. Policing global capitalism; 6. Interregnum: a new crisis of hegemony.
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