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A brief history of neoliberalism

Author: David Harvey
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007. ©2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Neoliberalism--the doctrine that market exchange is an ethic in itself, capable of acting as a guide for all human action--has become dominant in both thought and practice throughout much of the world since 1970 or so. Writing for a wide audience, David Harvey, author of The New Imperialism and The Condition of Postmodernity, here tells the political-economic story of where neoliberalization came from and how it  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Book
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Harvey
ISBN: 0199283273 9780199283279
OCLC Number: 123453532
Notes: Paperback reprint. Originally published in 2005.
Description: vii, 247 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Freedom's just another word... --
The construction of consent --
The neoliberal state --
Uneven geographical developments --
Neoliberalism 'with Chinese characteristics' --
Neoliberalism on trial --
Freedom's prospect.
Other Titles: Neoliberalism
Responsibility: David Harvey.
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Writing for a wide audience, Harvey here tells the political-economic story of where neoliberalization came from and how it proliferated on the world stage. He constructs a framework, not only for  Read more...


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[An] impressive, condensed history of neo-liberalism...The many strengths of A Brief History of Neoliberalism cannot be adequately conveyed in this short space * Labour/Le Travail * David Harvey has Read more...

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