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Politics of Survival

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ISBN-10: 0822346079

ISBN-13: 9780822346074

Edition: 2010

Authors: Julie Kleinman, Marc Ab�l�s

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In this provocative analysis of global politics, the anthropologist Marc Abeacute;legrave;s argues that the meaning and aims of political action have radically changed in the era of globalization. As dangers such as terrorism and global warming have moved to the fore of global consciousness, foreboding has replaced the belief that tomorrow will be better than today. Survival, outlasting the uncertainties and threats of a precarious future, has supplanted harmonious coexistence as the primary goal of politics. Abeacute;legrave;s contends that this political reorientation has changed our priorities and modes of political action, and generated new debates and initiatives. The proliferation of…    
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Book details

List price: $26.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Duke University Press
Publication date: 1/1/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 248
Size: 0.20" wide x 0.31" long x 0.59" tall
Weight: 0.616
Language: English

Translator's Note
Preface to the English Edition
The End of the Brilliance That the Future Will Bring
Globalization and the State: A False Debate?
Virtual Europe, a Space of Uncertainty
Understanding the Displacement of Politics: From Convivance to Survival
A Necessary Detour
From Power to Humanityp143
The Economy of Survival
Toward Global Politics