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Politics of Globalization presents an up-to-date perspective on the kaleidoscopic politics of globalization. The authors analyze the existing definitions of capitalism and argue that globalization and the consequent growing multi-polarity in world politics is not a crisis but a proliferation of capitalisms. This network of capitalisms becomes the framework of the politics of the new globalization.

Transnationalization, Class and the State1
Transnationalization, class and the state
William K.Tabb

Some decades into the era of neoliberalism in which the Thatcher TINA thesis (‘there is no alternative’ to neoliberalism) has been dramatically rejected in both theory and practice; and new initiatives promoted at the behest of transnational corporations and international financiers encounter heavy resistance from the countries of the global South supported by social movements from the South and the North, a number of related debates are under way. There is renewed attention to a search for alternatives to the Washington Consensus programme. One strand of rethinking where we are in history and what is to be done has been attention to the dimensions of class and the state at the level of the global ...

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