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Engels | Druk: 2nd Revised edition | Paperback | 9780896085916
Boek cover Global Village or Global Pillage van Jeremy Brecher (Paperback)
Economic Reconstruction from the Bottom Up
In clear, accessible language, Brecher and Costello describe how people around the world have started challenging the New World Economy. From the Zapatistas of Chiapas to students in France to the broad-based anti-NAFTA and anti-GATT coalitions in the United States, opposition to economic globalization, Brecher and Costello argue, is becoming a worldwide revolt.
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Engels | Druk: New title | Paperback | 9780896086227
Boek cover Globalization from Below van Jeremy Brecher (Paperback)
The Power of Solidarity
World business leaders' greed-as-usual came to a dramatic halt last November when tens of thousands of protesters flooded the streets of Seattle and shut down the 1999 meeting of the World Trade Organization. This powerful but virtually unknown organization was spotlighted through coordinated actions by such diverse constituencies as environmental, labor, and human rights advocates, catching the attention of the world. The New York Times declared its amazement, ''The surprisingly large protests point to the emergence of a new and vocal coalition.'' According to the Times, that movement...
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Engels | Druk: New title | Paperback | 9780896084605
Boek cover Global Visions van Jeremy Brecher (Paperback)
Beyond the New World Order
The authors provide both a realistic assessment of the contemporary efforts to perpetuate imperial domination and the various visions and strategies that could knit together global popular struggles into a vibrant, democratic, transnational movement for a humane and ecologically balanced world.
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Engels | E-book | 9781429900188
Boek cover In the Name of Democracy van Jeremy Brecher (Onbekend)
American War Crimes in Iraq and Beyond
A riveting documentary anthology that examines a deeply disturbing question: Is the United States guilty of war crimes in Iraq? Until recently, the possibility that the United States was responsible for war crimes seemed unthinkable to most Americans. But as previously suppressed information has started to emerge—photographs from Abu Ghraib; accounts of U.S. attacks on Iraqi hospitals, mosques, and residential neighborhoods; secret government reports defending unilateral aggression—Americans have begun an agonizing reappraisal of the Iraq war and the way in which their government has...
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Hardcover | 9780853457916
Boek cover Building Bridges van  (Hardcover)
The Emerging Grassroots Coalition of Labor and Community
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Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9781629633855
Boek cover Against Doom van Jeremy Brecher (Paperback)
A Climate Insurgency Manual
Late in 2015, nearly two hundred countries signed the Paris Agreement acknowledging their individual and collective duty to protect the earth&;s climate&;and willfully refused to perform that duty. In response to this institutional failure and to growing climate destruction, we are witnessing the birth of a global nonviolent constitutional insurgency. Against Doom: A Climate Insurgency Manual tells how to put strategy into action&;and how it can succeed. It is a handbook for halting global warming and restoring our climate&;a how-to for climate insurgents.
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Engels | Paperback | 9781629637884
Boek cover Common Preservation van Jeremy Brecher (Paperback)
In a time of Mutual Destruction
As world leaders eschew cooperation to address climate change, nuclear proliferation, economic meltdown, and other threats to our survival, more and more people experience a pervasive sense of dread and despair. Is there anything we can do? What can put us on the course from mutual destruction to common preservation? In the past, social movements have sometimes made rapid and unexpected changes that countered apparently incurable social problems. In Common Preservation, Brecher shares his experiences and what he has learned that can help ward off mutual destruction, and provides a unique...
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Engels | E-book | 9781629638089
Boek cover Strike! van Jeremy Brecher (Onbekend)
Jeremy Brecher’s Strike! narrates the dramatic story of repeated, massive, and sometimes violent revolts by ordinary working people in America. Involving nationwide general strikes, the seizure of vast industrial establishments, nonviolent direct action on a massive scale, and armed battles with artillery and tanks, this exciting hidden history is told from the point of view of the rank-and-file workers who lived it. Encompassing the repeated repression of workers’ rebellions by company-sponsored violence, local police, state militias, and the U.S. Army and National Guard, it reveals a...
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Engels | E-book | 9781629638164
Boek cover Save the Humans? van Jeremy Brecher (Onbekend)
Common Preservation in Action
We the people of the world are creating the conditions for our own self-extermination, whether through the bang of a nuclear holocaust or the whimper of an expiring ecosphere. Today our individual self-preservation depends on common preservation—cooperation to provide for our mutual survival and well-being. For half a century Jeremy Brecher has been studying and participating in social movements that have created new forms of common preservation. Through entertaining storytelling and personal narrative, Save the Humans? provides a unique and revealing interpretation of how social...
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