The End Of Capitalism As We Knew It

Author: J. K. Gibson-Graham
Editor: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 9780816648054
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In the mid-1990s, at the height of academic discussion about the inevitability of capitalist globalization, J. K. Gibson-Graham presented a groundbreaking and controversial argument for envisioning alternative economies. This new edition includes an introduction in which the authors address critical responses to The End of Capitalism and outline the economic research and activism they have been engaged in since the book was first published. “Paralyzing problems are banished by this dazzlingly lucid, creative, and practical rethinking of class and economic transformation.” —Meaghan Morris, Lingnan University, Hong Kong “Profoundly imaginative.” —Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, City University of New York “Filled with insights, it is clearly written and well supported with good examples of actual, deconstructive practices.” —International Journal of Urban and Regional Research J. K. Gibson-Graham is the pen name of Katherine Gibson and Julie Graham, feminist economic geographers who work, respectively, at the Australian National University in Canberra and the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
The End of Capitalism (as We Knew It)
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: J. K. Gibson-Graham
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

In the mid-1990s, at the height of academic discussion about the inevitability of capitalist globalization, J. K. Gibson-Graham presented a groundbreaking and controversial argument for envisioning alternative economies. This new edition includes an introduction in which the authors address critical responses to The End of Capitalism and outline the economic
“The” End of Capitalism (as We Knew It)
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: J. K. Gibson-Graham
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

In the mid-1990s, at the height of academic discussion about the inevitability of capitalist globalization, J. K. Gibson-Graham presented a groundbreaking and controversial argument for envisioning alternative economies. This new edition includes an introduction in which the authors address critical responses to The End of Capitalism and outline the economic
End of Capitalism (As We Knew it)?
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: JK Gibson-Graham
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-09-04 - Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

Why does the future (not to mention the present) seem to offer no hope of escape from capitalism? Ironically, the author argues, it is not the economic discourse of the right but primarily the socialist and Marxist traditions that have constituted capitalism as large, powerful, active, expansive, penetrating, systematic, self-reproducing,
A Postcapitalist Politics
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: J. K. Gibson-Graham
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

Is there life after capitalism? In this creatively argued follow-up to their book The End of Capitalism (As We Knew It), J. K. Gibson-Graham offer already existing alternatives to a global capitalist order and outline strategies for building alternative economies. A Postcapitalist Politics reveals a prolific landscape of economic diversity—one
Building Co-op Power
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Janelle Cornwell, Michael Johnson , Adam Trott
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 101-01-01 - Publisher: Levellers Press

Building Co-operative Power explores strategies from the Connecticut River Valley as a guide and inspiration for developing a regional co-operative economy based on a vibrant and engaged worker co-op sector. It speaks directly to obstacles and opportunities for making worker co-operatives an increasingly important part of the U.S. economy. The