Globalizing resistance : the state of struggle / edited by Fraņcois Polet ; with translations by Victoria Bawtree
- London ; Ann Arbor, MI : Pluto Press, in association with the Tricontinental Centre (CETRI), Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, 2004.
- Physical Description:
- xi, 321 pages ; 22 cm
- Additional Creators:
- Polet, François
- PART ONE: THE STATE OF STRUGGLE AROUND THE WORLD -- Political diversity, common purpose: social movements in India / Vinod Raina -- Resistance to globalization in rural China / Lau Kin Chi -- NGOs and social movements in Southeast Asia / Francis Loh -- Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus: US rearguard bases? / Bernard Dreano -- Resistance to neoliberalism in Australia and Oceania / Verity Burgmann, Andrew Ure -- Social movements in the Arab world / Azza Abd el-Mohsen Khalil -- Struggling and surviving in the Democratic Republic of the Congo / François L'Écuyer -- Social movements: experiences from East Africa / Opiyo Makoude -- South Africa's new social movements / David Coetzee -- Neoliberalism and social conflict: the popular movements in Latin America / Clara Algranati ... [et al.] -- Proletarian resistance and capitalist restructuring in the United States / Pierre Beaudet -- Europe: the challenge for social movements / Bernard Dreano -- PART TWO: THE DYNAMIC OF CONVERGENCE FOR ANOTHER WORLD -- The World Social Forum: towards a counter-hegemonic globalization / Boaventura de Sousa Santos -- The World Social Forum: a democratic alternative / Francine Mestrum -- The African Social Forum: between radicals and reformers / Mondli Hlatshwayo -- Convergences and the anti-war movement: expereinces and lessons / Paola Manduca -- The trade union movement and the social movement: towards a new dialogue? / Pierre Beaudet -- The new agrarian issue: three billion peasants under threat / Samir Amin -- PART THREE: THE STRATEGIC CHALLNGE -- The alternative movement and its media strategies / Victor Sampedro -- The European Union and the 'internal threat' of the alternative world movement / Ben Hayes, Tony Bunyan -- Police measures against the new global protest / Donatella della Porta, Herbert Reiter -- New powers, new counter-powers / Raoul-Marc Jennar -- International law, a decisive issue for the alternative world movement / Monique Chemillier-Gendreau.
- 0745323561 (hb)
- Translated from the French.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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