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Living well at others' expense : the hidden costs of Western prosperity

Author: Stephan Lessenich; Nick Somers
Publisher: Cambridge ; Medford, MA : Polity Press, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : English editionView all editions and formats
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"First published ... as Neben uns die Sintflut. Die Externalisierungsgesellschaft und ihr Preis."

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lessenich, Stephan, author.
Living well at others' expense
Medford, MA : polity, 2019
(DLC) 2018043141
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephan Lessenich; Nick Somers
ISBN: 9781509525621 1509525629
OCLC Number: 1051779667
Notes: "First published ... as Neben uns die Sintflut. Die Externalisierungsgesellschaft und ihr Preis."
Description: 184 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Next to Us, the Deluge --
Externalization: A Relational Perspective on Social Inequality --
Live and Let Die: Externalization as an Unequal Exchange --
Within Versus Without: Externalization as a Monopoly on Mobility --
We Have To Talk: We can't Go On Like This.
Other Titles: Neben uns die Sintflut.
Responsibility: Stephan Lessenich ; translated by Nick Somers with the assistance of Stephan Lessenich.

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'A timely sociological explication of the meaning of globalization in the North: living well at the expense of others.'Goeran Therborn, University of Cambridge, author of Cities of Power and The Read more...

 
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