A Brief History of Neoliberalism
A Brief History of Neoliberalism

Neoliberalism--the doctrine that market exchange is an ethic in itself, capable of acting as a guide for all human action--has become dominant in both thought and practice throughout much of the world since 1970 or so. Writing for a wide audience, David Harvey, author of The New Imperialism and The Condition of Postmodernity, here tells the political-economic story of where neoliberalization came from and how it proliferated on the world stage.

Through critical engagement with this history, he constructs a framework, not only for analyzing the political and economic dangers that now surround us, but also for assessing the prospects for the more socially just alternatives being advocated by many oppositional movements.

Title A Brief History of Neoliberalism
Author David Harvey
Publisher Oxford University Press, USA
Title First Published 18 January 2007
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 254 p.
ISBN-10 0199283273
ISBN-13 9780199283279
Publication Date 18 January 2007
Main content page count 254
Weight 16 oz.

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