We gladly acknowledge that neoliberalism
is not conceptually neat and cannot be defined by a set of necessary and sufficient conditions for its use--a problem, if it is a problem, that neoliberalism
shares with many other "essentially contested concepts," such as conservatism, individualism, and democracy.
The period since 1998 constitutes the third phase of neoliberalism
One wonders, if there are still tensions in this union of neoliberalism
and authoritarianism, tensions that can be strategically exploited by the reconceptualized left that Giroux compellingly imagines.
He shows how neoliberalism
dominates global institutions, breeds inequality and individualism and suppresses a sense of community.
Why Voice Matters: Culture and Politics after Neoliberalism
In this essay, we adopt a similar position to Hingstman and Goodnight by suggesting that current debates over neoliberalism
and Keynesianism in public culture obfuscate what is truly in the interest of the common good.
With the rise of Margaret Thatcher and Ronald Reagan, neoliberalism
came to govern how policies were designed and institutions constructed.
There are numerous accounts of how to tackle neoliberalism
due, in part, to the ghostly character of the phenomenon itself.
has conned us into fighting climate change as individuals.
has become a dominant international economic regime since the 1970s, African youth are not solely engaging with national policies as they once were during the continent's optimistic post-independence era.
As Stuart Hall pointed out in 'The neoliberal revolution' (see note 1), we have seen a number of different phases of neoliberalism
in Britain since Thatcherism.
Indeed, both neoliberalism
and Islamism use multiculturalism (i.