Soros does offer a sketch of concrete measures, both in the short run to manage and resist financial crises, and in the long run to correct the path down which global capitalism
is taking us.
Just as the old Social Democracy and the New Deal stabilized national capitalism, the historical function of Global Social Democracy is to iron out the contradictions of contemporary global capitalism
and to relegitimize it after the crisis and chaos left by neoliberalism.
Drawing on the work of Manuel Castells, Munck looks at the mega-cities of our time as the microcosm of global world order because it is here that the riches and miseries of global capitalism
are manifest in one place.
The more people become aware of the issues, the more progress is made toward the eventual goal of eliminating the dehumanizing and wasteful reign of global capitalism
These fears, while legitimate, keep us from directing attention to the enemy, which is the flattening greed of global Capitalism
It comes at a critical political conjuncture: the intercession between global capitalism
at its most dominant phase and the global cultural logic.
Contributors for all three sections are concerned with how cooperation could be advanced in the context of global capitalism
Old-fashioned power politics is becoming increasingly obsolete because it conflicts with the imperatives of global capitalism
Rick is an inventor who owns a junk shop and fantasizes about bringing down global capitalism
, while Marietta hosts a local daytime talk show broadcast from a shopping mall and dreams of riding the now fashionable millennium obsession out of the mall and into TV stardom.
Campinas, Brazil) offers this contemporary Marxist analysis of work under modern global capitalism
The Mullingar-born singer, who died last Christmas, was the focus of many rumours about his private life but an apparent linking to an underground plot to overthrow global capitalism
is probably the most colourful.
He will argue that what drives people to demand instant self-reinvention - from plastic surgery to online therapy, from compulsive consumerism to reality television - is the emergence of a 'new individualism' generated by global capitalism