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The extreme centre : a second warning

Author: Tariq Ali
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New and updated editionView all editions and formats
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"In this fully updated edition ... Ali considers recent events that suggest, despite everything, that there is room for hope. He finds promise in Latin America and at the edges of Europe. Emerging parties in Scotland, Greece and Spain, formed out of the 2008 crisis, are offering new promise for democracy."--Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tariq Ali
ISBN: 1786637065 9781786637062
OCLC Number: 1001299298
Notes: First edition published in 2015 as Extreme Center: A warning, by Verso.
Description: xii, 318 pages : illustration ; 20 cm
Contents: Preface to the new edition --
Introduction --
1. English questons --
2. Scottish answers --
3. The Corbyn factor --
4. Euroland in trouble --
5. Natopolis --
6. The Starship Enterprise --
7. Fear, misery, power and the forty-fifth U.S. President --
8. What's left in France? --
9. Germany: heartland of the centre --
Afterword: Alternatives.
Other Titles: Extreme center
Responsibility: Tariq Ali.

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"Ali remains an outlier and intellectual bomb-thrower; an urbane, Oxford-educated polemicist." - Observer

 
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