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The shock of the global

The shock of the global

the 1970s in perspective

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Published by Belknap Press of Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nineteen seventies,
  • History, Modern -- 1945-1989,
  • Globalization -- History -- 20th century,
  • Globalization -- Social aspects -- History -- 20th century,
  • Globalization -- Political aspects -- History -- 20th century,
  • Social change -- History -- 20th century,
  • Culture shock -- History -- 20th century,
  • Economic history -- 1971-1990,
  • Social history -- 1970-,
  • World politics -- 1945-1989

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Niall Ferguson ... [et al.].
    ContributionsFerguson, Niall.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD848 .S53 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23908993M
    ISBN 109780674049048
    LC Control Number2009035935

    Naomi Klein (born May 8, ) is a Canadian author, social activist, and filmmaker known for her political analyses and criticism of corporate globalization and of capitalism. On a three-year appointment from September , she is the Gloria Steinem Chair in Media, Culture, and Feminist Studies at Rutgers University.. Klein first became known internationally for her book No Logo (); The Notable works: This Changes Everything, No Logo, The . Now a Los Angeles Times Bestseller The New York Times Book Review: "Awdish's book is the one I wished we were given as assigned reading our first year of medical school, alongside our white coats and stethoscopes dramatic, engaging and instructive." A riveting first-hand account of a physician who's suddenly a dying patient and her revelation of the horribly misguided standard of care in the Cited by: 2.

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The Shock of the Global examines the large-scale structural upheaval of the s by transcending the standard frameworks of national borders and superpower relations. It reveals for the first time an international system in the throes of enduring transformations.

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