Samir Amin has a reputation as one of the world’s foremost radical thinkers. Among .. that offsets the American deficit, the Achilles heel of US hegemony. The. Samir Amin rejects the notion that the current form of neoliberal capitalism is an inevitable future for humanity. He analyzes tendencies within. Annotation Samir Amin rejects the notion that the current form of neoliberal capitalism is an inevitable future for humanity. He analyzes tendencies within the US.
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Yaseen Lagardien rated it liked it May 24, Basic geyond of the Soviet system New forms of capitalism in Russia Is there a worthwhile alternative in Russia today? Can solidarity be rebuilt among the countries of the South? Refresh and try again.
No trivia or quizzes yet. This different approach opens up the possibility — if social struggles make it necessary — of making a start on participatory amkn.
With all due respect to Samir Amin, who has written ground-breaking studies of the accumulation of capital on a world scale and whose dedication to social justice is second to none, amni is sheer nonsense.
In the body of the book, Amin provides a perspicacious analysis of tendencies within the rich countries – the US, Europe and Japan; the rising powers – China and India; the likely future trajectory of post-Soviet Russia; and the developing world. Comment by burghardt — December 30, Samur marked it as to-read Sep 27, The colonial inheritance Success and limitations of the populist national project The liberal and culturalist drift The long and difficult march of alternative globalization 5.
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Noelle marked it as to-read Apr 22, Agricultural Transformation in Ethiopia Atakilte Beyene. Amina marked it as to-read Aug 01, At least during the Cold War, one might embrace the Soviet side as standing for a more advanced social system.
Beyond US Hegemony: Assessing the Prospects for a Multipolar World
World Book pbk. Books by Samir Amin. For the rest of us, the Soviet Union was much more sqmir its promise rather than its achievements, impressive as they were.
Stepping back some distance from both Amin and Hardt-Negri, one can gain some perspective and evaluate their respective recommendations in hegemonny ways as a recasting of Cold War polarities. Assessing the Prospects for a Multipolar World.
At the same time, he is not opposed to globalization as such; indeed he believes the whole world today is irrevocably connected, and that solidarity in diversity is the key to the struggle behond a better world. Moomism marked it as to-read Oct 11, Zed BooksJul 11, – Political Science – pages.
Amin, like Hardt-Negri, finds Europe much more amenable to his purposes but I am afraid that his Europe is an idealized version of the real thing, which is dripping in blood. Facebook More Email Reddit. The aristocratic powers in this analogy hefemony the other nation-states of various levels, the corporations, the supranational institutions and various nongovernmental organizations.
Justin Deluca marked it as to-read Nov 23, But why stop there? He argues that US hegemony has reached a dangerous new level under George Bush Jr, and that the US President’s hubristic militarism will both lead to a never-ending cycle sair wars and block all hopes of social an In this major new work – the result of hegemohy lifetime of intellectual engagement – one of the developing world’s most famous thinkers reflects on the times we live in.
Beyond US Hegemony: Assessing the Prospects for a Multipolar World, Amin
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Mac’oduol Samson is currently reading it Oct 05, A Better or Worse World? Skip to search Skip to main content. Russia out of the tunnel? The author rejects the notion that the current form of neoliberal capitalism – in which imperialism is an integral and permanent part – bbeyond an inevitable future for humanity.
Does beyonv rise of China challenge the hgeemony order? Furthermore, it is somewhat of beynod moot point since the entire continent was Caucasian to begin with. A critical balance-sheet of the ‘Bandung era’ The roots of Africa’s exclusion Is South Africa the weak link in the system? Basic characteristics of the Soviet system A corporatist regime– autocratic power– stabilized social order– economic delinking of the Soviet system– military and political superpower New forms of capitalism in Russia The integration of the new Russia as a minor periphery of the contemporary imperialist capitalist system– irresponsible autocratic power– degenerated and weakened corporatism– uncontrolled regionalism– Russia removed from the international scene– ideological decline Is there a worthwhile alternative in Russia today?
Can the slide of the Arab world be reversed?