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Neo-Liberalism or Democracy?

Economic Strategy, Markets and Alternatives for the 21st Century

by Arthur MacEwan

  • 328 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • Economic systems,
  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Economics - General,
  • Economic Planning,
  • Economic Theory,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Free Enterprise,
  • Political Science / Economic Conditions,
  • Democracy,
  • Liberalism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8996771M
    ISBN 101856497240
    ISBN 109781856497244

      He goes on to note that a distracted or apathetic or depoliticized public essentially "goes along" with this, resulting in the loss of community and the rise of y himself, over the course of pages, points out the damages of neo-liberalism (public abdicating power to corporations), not just to underdeveloped nations and Cited by:   Interview by Bjarke Skærlund Risager. E leven years ago, David Harvey published A Brief History of Neoliberalism, now one of the most cited books on the years since have seen new economic and financial crises, but also new waves of resistance, which often target “neoliberalism” in their critique of contemporary society.

      Democracy is reduced to theatre. Neoliberalism was not conceived as a self-serving racket, but it rapidly became one Another paradox of neoliberalism is that . Neoliberalism and Democracy: Thomas Biebricher [I]f the ideals which I believe united us, and for which, in spite of so much abuse of the term, there is still no better name than liberal, are to have any chance of re-vival, a great intellectual task must be performed. .

      The idea that a new ‘gilded age’ could be achieved through a neo-liberalism operating under cover of the social democratic language of democracy and human rights was taking hold (Brown ). In the liberal democratic West, market reforms were certainly embraced to a degree in the United Kingdom but were received more tentatively by: 1.   Democracy, by contrast, “is not an ultimate or absolute value”. In fact, liberty depends on preventing the majority from exercising choice over the direction that politics and society might take.


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by Alex Afouxenidis, National Centre for Social Research, Athens, Greece Neoliberalism is based on the idea of ignoring fundamental human needs. The success of neoliberal political strategies rests on a mixture of rhetoric and control of democracy’s major local and global institutions.

It is also based on the erosion of the key actors and institutions that. Neo-liberalism Or Democracy?: Economic Strategy, Markets, and Alternatives for the 21st Press, Cambridge, Mass., )* Edited jointly with Thomas E.

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Neo-Liberalism or Democracy?: Economic Strategy, Markets, and Alternatives for the 21st CenturyCited by: Liberal democracy is the dominant political ideology in the West today. Taken at face value it suggests an equivalency between its two central components--liberalism and democracy--but as Fred Dallmayr argues here, the two operate in very different registers.

The concept of „neoliberalism‟ has, during the past twenty years or so, become quite widespread in some political and academic debates. Several authors have even suggested that neoliberalism is „the dominant ideology shaping our world today‟, and that we live in an „age of neoliberalism‟.

Neoliberalism has had an interesting trajectory. It was initially formulated as an intellectual-cum-political project in ; enjoyed growing acceptance as an economic and political strategy in. David Harvey's book "A Brief History of Neoliberalism" is exactly that. It traces the origins of neoliberalism in the attempt of the capitalist class to reform itself and find a new class consciousness after the stagnation of the s had ended the one great boom period of Cited by: The ideological foundations Neo-Liberalism or Democracy?

book neo-liberalism Neoliberalism presents itself as a doctrine based on the inexorable truths of modern economics. However, despite its scientific trappings, modern economics is not a scientific discipline but the rigorous elaboration of a very specific social theory, which has become so deeply embedded inFile Size: KB.

Francis Fukuyama, “The End of History,” The National Interest (Summer ). Jodi Dean, Publicity’s Secret: How Technoculture Capitalizes on Democracy (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, ).

Jodi Dean, Democracy and Other Neoliberal Fantasies (Durham, NC: Duke University Press). Paul A. Passavant, “The Strong Neoliberal State: Crime, Corruption, Governance,” Theory & Event 8, 3. Critically assess the extent to which deliberative democracy, neo-conservatism and/or neo-liberalism promote and/or restrict democratization for groups that are excluded and marginalized.

Please refer to the debates presented in the attached readings to make your points and cite your sources.

This is a book I think everyone should read. It clearly lays out the the origins and consequences of economic neoliberalism a.k.a. globalization a.k.a. the bit of a pickle we are all in now. This takes a very dry topic and makes it readable, short, and easy to understand/5.

Wendy Brown is Class of First Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, and the author of Undoing the Demos: Neoliberalism’s Stealth Revolution (Zone Books).

Timothy Shenk is a graduate student in history at Columbia University and a Dissent contributing editor. He is the author of Maurice Dobb: Political Economist.

Neoliberalism or neo-liberalism is the 20th-century resurgence of 19th-century ideas associated with laissez-faire economic liberalism and free market capitalism.: 7 It is generally associated with policies of economic liberalization including privatization, deregulation, globalization, free trade, austerity, and reductions in government spending in order to increase the role of the private.

Neoliberalism, education and curriculum. Book Book 10/06/17 AM 10/06/17 AM. designers decide the kno wledge and skil ls youn g people must learn.

[S1 E01] Repeat Direct Download. Prof. David Harvey's pilot episode. He provides a quick history of the rise and growth of Neo-Liberalism. ** This podcast is free, but if you are able and willing, please consider supporting the show on Patreon so that we can continue to.

Alfredo Saad-Filho is Professor of Political Economy at SOAS, University of London. He is the author of Brazil: Neoliberalism versus Democracy (Pluto, ), and co-author of Marx's 'Capital' (Pluto, ), Neoliberalism: A Critical Reader (Pluto, ) and the Elgar Companion to Marxist Economics (Elgar, ).

Deborah Johnston is a Lecturer in Development Economics at SOAS. Neoliberalism and the End of Liberal Democracy T IS commonplace to speak of the present regime in the United States as a neoconservative one, and to cast as a consolidated “neocon” pro-ject present efforts to intensify U.S.

military capacity, increase U.S. global. Neoliberalism [1] is a term whose usage and definition have changed over time. [2] Since the s, the term has been used by scholars in a wide variety of social sciences [3] and critics [4] primarily in reference to the resurgence of 19th century ideas associated with laissez-faire economic ing in the s and s, its advocates supported extensive economic.

A: If you want to study the history of neoliberalism, there are a number of good books on the subject. Basically, it goes back to Ayn Rand and her followers (amongst them: A. Greenspan) and the so. I think Wendy Brown is right to argue that neoliberalism undoes democracy as we know it by turning it into a marketplace.

In this process, neoliberals have obviously contested (and some have outright rejected) traditional meanings of democracy that emphasize public deliberation and majority voting as the primary sources of legitimacy in political decision-making.

Neo-liberalism is one of the most influential ideologies since the Second World War, yet little research has been devoted to the movement of ideas that constitute its main body of thought. This book fills the void, providing an original account of neo-liberalism's intellectual foundations, development and conceptual configuration as an presents a comparative study of the.

Open Democracy Home Melinda Cooper’s new book, as working class men’s skills are eroded and wage stagnation kicks in thanks to the monetary policies of .Economic Strategy, Markets, and Alternatives for the 21st Century by Arthur MacEwan at Barnes & Neo-Liberalism or Democracy?: Economic Strategy, Markets, and Alternatives for the 21st Century.

This book shows that current policies are delivering neither sustained economic growth nor other fundamentals of people's wellbeing.