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No space, no choice, no jobs, no logo : taking aim at the brand bullies by Naomi Klein( Book )
243 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in 21 languages and held by 4,145 libraries worldwide
First published before the World Trade Organization protests in Seattle, this book is a work of cultural criticism that investigates money, marketing, and the anti-corporate movement. Klein details the insidious practices and far-reaching effects of corporate marketing--and the powerful potential of a growing activist movement. As global corporations compete for the hearts and wallets of consumers who not only buy their products but willingly advertise them from head to toe--witness today's schoolbooks, superstores, sporting arenas, and brand-name synergy--a new generation has begun to battle consumerism with its own best weapons. In this report on that battle, we learn how the Nike swoosh has changed from an athletic status symbol to a metaphor for sweatshop labor, and how "culture jammers" utilize spray paint, computer-hacking acumen, and anti-propagandist wordplay to undercut the slogans and meanings of billboard ads.--From publisher 's description
The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism by Naomi Klein( Book )
46 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,296 libraries worldwide
Journalist Klein introduced the term "disaster capitalism." Whether covering Baghdad after the U.S. occupation, Sri Lanka after the tsunami, or New Orleans post-Katrina, she witnessed remarkably similar events: people still reeling were hit again, this time with economic "shock treatment," losing their land and homes to corporate makeovers. This book retells the story of Milton Friedman's free-market economic revolution. In contrast to the myth of this movement's peaceful global victory, Klein shows how it has exploited moments of shock and extreme violence in order to implement its economic policies. At its core is the use of cataclysmic events to advance radical privatization combined with the privatization of the disaster response itself. Klein argues that by capitalizing on crises, created by nature or war, the disaster capitalism complex now exists as a booming new economy, the violent culmination of a radical economic project that has been incubating for fifty years.--From publisher description
This changes everything : capitalism vs. the climate by Naomi Klein( Book )
58 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,819 libraries worldwide
"Forget everything you think you know about global warming. The really inconvenient truth is that it's not about carbon--it's about capitalism. The convenient truth is that we can seize this existential crisis to transform our failed economic system and build something radically better. In her most provocative book yet, Naomi Klein tackles the most profound threat humanity has ever faced: the war our economic model is waging against life on earth. Klein exposes the myths that are clouding the climate debate. We have been told the market will save us, when in fact the addiction to profit and growth is digging us in deeper every day. We have been told it's impossible to get off fossil fuels, when in fact we know exactly how to do it--it just requires breaking every rule in the "free market" playbook: reining in corporate power, rebuilding local economies, and reclaiming our democracies. We have also been told that humanity is too greedy and selfish to rise to this challenge. In fact, all around the world, the fight for the next economy and against reckless extraction is already succeeding in ways both surprising and inspiring. Climate change, Klein argues, is a civilizational wake-up call, a powerful message delivered in the language of fires, floods, storms, and droughts. Confronting it is no longer about changing the light bulbs. It's about changing the world--before the world changes so drastically that no one is safe. Either we leap--or we sink. Once a decade, Naomi Klein writes a book that redefines its era. This one is about to upend the debate about the stormy era already upon us"--
The Corporation by Costa-Gavras( visu )
35 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,598 libraries worldwide
This documentary explores the history, inner workings, controversial impacts and potential future of big corporations. It reveals behind-the-scenes tensions and influences in several corporate and anti-corporate dramas, through jaw-dropping case studies and true confessions. Like people, corporations have complex personalities and like a good psychoanalyst, the filmmakers gently guides the stories and characters to reveal their true selves. The prognosis is grim for human beings, the environment, democracy and the very survival of our planet. The series includes a multitude of views through interviews with CEOs and top-level executives from the wold's largest corporation: oil, pharmaceutical, tire, computer, manufacturing, public relations, branding, advertising and undercover marketing. Included are 42 interviews with CEOs and top executives from Pfizer, Gooyear Tire, Royal Dutch Shell, Burson Marsteller, Landor and Associates, IBM, Milton Friedman, Noam Chomsky, Peter Drucker, Vandana Shiva, Naomi Klein, and Michael Moore
Fences and windows : dispatches from the front lines of the globalization debate by Naomi Klein( Book )
64 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 1,119 libraries worldwide
"Fences and Windows collects Naomi Klein's most notable articles and speeches, many of them never before published, on such issues as NAFTA, genetically modified organisms and economic fundamentalism. This book also reflects on the nature of resistance: the street protests that have shocked and energized millions, the purpose of carnival-style subversion, and the apparent disorganization that is the movement's great strength."--Jacket
The take by Avi Lewis( visu )
52 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 756 libraries worldwide
In the wake of Argentina's spectacular economic collapse, Latin America's most prosperous middle class finds itself in a ghost town of abandoned factories and mass unemployment. Explores how Argentina's 2001 economic collapse, where a prosperous middle-class economy was destroyed during 10 years of IMF policies, impacted the lives of ordinary workers. Follows 30 unemployed auto-parts workers, who stage a protest against their bosses and economic globalization by occupying their closed factory and refusing to leave
No logo brands, globalization, resistance by Naomi KLEIN( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
"Using hundreds of media examples, No Logo shows how the commercial takeover of public space, destruction of consumer choice, and replacement of real jobs with temporary work (the dynamics of corporate globalization) impact everyone, everywhere. It also draws attention to the democratic resistance arising globally to challenge the hegemony of brands."
The shock doctrine by Naomi Klein( visu )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Using 'shock therapy' as a metaphor, the film investigates Naomi Klein's central idea of 'disaster capitalism.' When countries are jolted by catastrophic events such as war or natural disasters, they are often subjected to totally unregulated 'free market' remedies that benefit corporations at public expense
Freedom of Expression : Resistance and Repression in the Age of Intellectual Property ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Explores the issue of fair use in copyright law. Artists, authors, lawyers, and others discuss the implications of creation, creative use, intellectual ownership, and public domain when it comes in conflict with established copyright law. Through news clips, film excerpts, music, legal cases, satire, and a wide range of other examples and illustrations, the concerns regarding traditional copyright laws' infringing on freedom of expression are examined and critiqued
This changes everything by Naomi Klein( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Despite mounting scientific evidence, climate change denial is surging in many wealthy countries, and fossil-fuel extraction has gathered pace. Naomi Klein exposes the work of ideologues who know the difficulties this poses to the free market, and challenges the failing strategies of environmental groups
This changes everything ( visu )
10 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
"Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes Everything is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. Inspired by Naomi Klein's international non-fiction bestseller This Changes Everything, the film presents seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines, from Montana's Powder River Basin to the Alberta Tar Sands, from the coast of South India to Beijing and beyond. Interwoven with these stories of struggle is Klein's narration, connecting the carbon in the air with the economic system that put it there. Throughout the film, Klein builds to her most controversial and exciting idea: that we can seize the existential crisis of climate change to transform our failed economic system into something radically better. The extraordinary detail and richness of the cinematography in This Changes Everything provides an epic canvas for this exploration of the greatest challenge of our time. Unlike many films about the climate crisis, this is not a film that tries to scare the audience into action: it aims to empower. Provocative, compelling, and accessible to even the most climate-fatigued viewers, This Changes Everything will leave you refreshed and inspired, reflecting on the ties between us, the kind of lives we really want, and why the climate crisis is at the centre of it all. Will this film change everything? Absolutely not. But you could, by answering its call to action."--Publisher's website
A line in the tar sands : struggles for environmental justice by Stephen D'Arcy( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 201 libraries worldwide
The fight over the tar sands in North America is among the epic environmental and social justice battles of our time, and one of the first that has managed to marry quite explicitly concern for frontline communities and immediate local hazards with fear for the future of the entire planet. Tar sands "development" comes with an enormous environmental and human cost. But tar sands opponents-fighting a powerful international industry-are likened to terrorists; government environmental scientists are muzzled; and public hearings are concealed and rushed. Yet, despite the formidable political and economic power behind the tar sands, many opponents are actively building international networks of resistance, challenging pipeline plans while resisting threats to Indigenous sovereignty and democratic participation. Including leading voices involved in the struggle against the tar sands, A Line in the Tar Sands offers a critical analysis of the impact of the tar sands and the challenges opponents face in their efforts to organize effective resistance. Contributors include Angela Carter, Bill McKibben, Brian Tokar, Christine Leclerc, Clayton Thomas-Muller, Crystal Lameman, Dave Vasey, Emily Coats, Eriel Deranger, Greg Albo, Jeremy Brecher, Jess Worth, Jesse Cardinal, Joshua Kahn Russell, Lilian Yap, Linda Capato, Macdonald Stainsby, Martin Lukacs, Matt Leonard, Melina Laboucan-Massimo, Naomi Klein, Rae Breaux, Randolph Haluza-DeLay, Rex Weyler, Ryan Katz-Rosene, Sâkihitowin Awâsis, Sonia Grant, Stephen D'Arcy, Toban Black, Tony Weis, Tyler McCreary, Winona LaDuke, and Yves Engler
TEDTalks : Naomi Klein - Addicted to Risk ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Days before this talk, journalist Naomi Klein was on a boat in the Gulf of Mexico, looking at the catastrophic results of BP's risky pursuit of oil. Our societies have become addicted to extreme risk in finding new energy, new financial instruments, and more--and too often, we're left with a mess to clean up afterward. Klein's question: what's the backup plan? A streaming videorecording
The shock doctrine by Naomi Klein( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the concept of "disaster capitalism" offers an exposé of how the global "free market" has exploited crises, violence, and shock over the past three decades to promote radical privatization that benefits large corporations and powerfulinterest groups
Die Schock-Strategie : der Aufstieg des Katastrophen-Kapitalismus by Naomi Klein( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 126 libraries worldwide
Erst Schock durch Krieg oder Katastrophe, dann der so genannte Wiederaufbau. So lautet die immer gleiche Strategie. Ob in Bagdad oder Afghanistan nach der Invasion, ob in New Orleans nach "Katrina" oder in Sri Lanka nach dem Tsunami: Während die Menschen noch gelähmt von der Katastrophe sind, werden sie einer weiteren, diesmal ökonomischen "SchockBehandlung" nach den neoliberalen Vorstellungen unterzogen. Existenzen werden durch den Ausverkauf an westliche Konzerne vernichtet, es herrscht WildWestKapitalismus der reinsten Sorte. Naomi Klein erzählt die Geschichte einer der wirkmächtigsten Ideologien unserer Zeit, Milton Friedmans ökonomischer Doktrin des freien Marktes. Sie zeigt, wie deren Siegeszug in den letzten dreißig Jahren auf extremer Gewalt und auf Katastrophen beruht, um die Mechanismen der ungezügelten Marktwirtschaft rund um die Welt von Lateinamerika über Osteuropa und Russland bis nach Südafrika und in den Irak durchzusetzen
Life by David Attenborough( visu )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Introduction to a series on how the globalized world economy affects ordinary people. Part 1 examines whether the globalized economy is now running out of control, or whether ordinary people can still hope to share in its wealth. Although most people today are better fed, clothed and educated than ever before, there are also millions more now living in absolute poverty
The rise of disaster capitalism by Naomi Klein( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
In a lecture and an interview, Naomi Klein discusses the principles and practice of unrestrained free enterprise, its effects on the world's populations, and what people can do to countervail it
Unsettling Canada : a national wake-up call by Arthur Manuel( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
No war : America's real business in Iraq ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Seeing the horrific scars inflicted on a country under stress, and the deeply shocking motives for it, no reader will be able to look at the Iraqi Invasion with same eyes as before
Changemakers Thomas Piketty and Naomi Klein ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
French economist Thomas Piketty and Canadian activist Naomi Klein are intellectual super stars who conquer the world with their ideas. They inspire and mobilize millions of people all over the globe. Not only by pinpointing the big problems and their solutions, but also by talking to politicians, meeting with social movements, and doing hundreds of TV interviews that are then shared on a massive scale via social media. With his book Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Piketty caused a stir around the globe. Drawing on historical research, he demonstrates that wealth inequality has risen sharply since the 1980s. Klein sees the imminent climate change as a call-to-action to shape a new economic world order. Her new book This Changes Everything is a hit around the world. Why are we so hungry for these kinds of stories? While politicians often seem powerless, these intellectual stars revive our hope that we are capable of tackling the big problems. But what is their impact on reality? Can Piketty and Klein set the world in motion where governments are stuck? This program joined Klein and Piketty on tour to have a closer look at new-style politics
 
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Alternative Names
Klein, Naomi
Klein, Noami 1970-
Naomi Klajn
Naomi Klein author, activist
Naomi Klein Canadees journalist
Naomi Klein Canadees journaliste en activiste
Naomi Klein dziennikarka i pisarka kanadyjska
Naomi Klein écrivaine et journaliste altermondialiste canadienne
Naomi Klein giornalista, scrittrice e attivista canadese
Naomi Klein kanadische Schriftstellerin
Naomi Kleinová
Ναόμι Κλάιν
Кляйн, Наоми
Кляйн, Наоми 1970-
Наоми Клайн
Наоми Клајн
Наомі Кляйн
Նաոմի Քլայն
נעמי קליין
קליין, נעמי, 1970-
ناعومي كلاين
نائومی کلاین فیلمنامه‌نویس، ژورنالیست، و نویسنده کانادایی
ਨੈਓਮੀ ਕਲੇਨ
നയോമി ക്ലൈൻ
나오미 클라인 (Naomi Klein)
클라인, 나오미 1970-
クライン, ナオミ
ナオミ・クライン
娜欧米·克莱因
Languages
English (339)
Spanish (44)
French (42)
German (37)
Italian (26)
Dutch (19)
Danish (11)
Japanese (6)
Polish (6)
Chinese (6)
Swedish (6)
Multiple languages (4)
Turkish (4)
Slovenian (4)
Catalan (4)
Hebrew (3)
Czech (2)
Croatian (2)
Bulgarian (2)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
Korean (1)
Finnish (1)
Thai (1)
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