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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He explores whether other hegemonic blocs may emerge to circumscribe American power, and force free market capitalism to adjust to demands other than its narrow central economic logic.
Beyond US Hegemony: Assessing the Prospects for a Multipolar World, Amin
He identifies the key global campaigns that he feels progressives should launch, and warns that there is no alternative to winning political power. Introduction Being clear about the nature of capitalism and imperialism Is there a desirable form of globalization?
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Derek marked it as to-read Feb 22, 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 of wars and block all hopes of social an In this major new work – the result of a lifetime of intellectual engagement – one of the developing world’s most famous thinkers reflects on the times we live in. But why stop there?
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Beyond US Hegemony
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The central question he pursues is whether there are other hegemonic blocs that may emerge in time to circumscribe American power, and constrain free market capitalism and force it to adjust to demands other than its narrow central economic logic. The aristocrats can in many ways, especially when they band together, dictate to the monarch the terms of the imperial arrangement.
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