Networking futures : the movements against corporate globalization / Jeffrey S. Juris.

Author
Juris, Jeffrey S., 1971- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2008.
Description
xviii, 378 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Series
Experimental futures. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-364) and index.
Contents
  • Introduction. The cultural logic of networking
  • 1. The Seattle effect
  • 2. Anti-corporate globalization soldiers in Barcelona
  • 3. Grassroots mobilization and shifting alliances
  • 4. Performing networks at direct-action protests
  • 5. Spaces of terror : violence and repression in Genoa
  • 6. May the resistance be as transnational as capital!
  • 7. Social forums and the cultural politics of autonomous space
  • 8. The rise of informational utopics
  • Conclusion. Political change and cultural transformation in a digital age
  • App. 1. Electronic resources
  • App. 2. Pink and Silver Call, Genoa, July 20, 2001
  • App. 3. Peoples' Global Action organisational principles
  • App. 4. World Social Forum charter of principles.
ISBN
  • 9780822342502 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0822342502 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780822342694 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0822342693 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2007049448
OCLC
179838756
RCP
C - S
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