Critical Global Studies

Series Editor: R.A. Dello Buono, Manhattan College, New York

Adrián Sotelo Valencia, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Mexico City

Sub-Imperialism Revisited is a theoretically rigorous study by the brilliant Mexican analyst Adrián Sotelo Valencia. Sotelo systematically explores the "sub-imperialism" thesis as advanced in the pioneering work of Ruy Mauro Marini. Readers will appreciate why radical dependency theory remains...
Series: 
Volume: 
105/07
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004319400
E-ISBN: 
9789004319417
Publication date: 
June 2017
€99,00
$114.00

James Petras, Binghamton University, New York (emiritus) and Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Canada and Henry Veltmeyer, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Mexico

This book focuses on US imperialism today in Latin America. It concerns the projection of state power as a means of advancing the economic interests of the US capitalist class and maintaining its hegemony over the world capitalist system.
Series: 
Volume: 
83/6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004306837
E-ISBN: 
9789004307421
Publication date: 
November 2015
€104,00
$135.00

Edited by Vincenzo Mele, University of Pisa, and Marina Vujnovic, Monmouth University, NJ

Through a comparative analysis of representations of globalization the book Globalizing Cultures: Theories, Paradigms, Actions examines the way cultures and individuals oppose, resist and re-center globalization and how people negotiate a sense of identity and belonging in a global context.
Series: 
Volume: 
82/5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272828
E-ISBN: 
9789004272835
Publication date: 
November 2015
€135,00
$175.00

Víctor M. Figueroa Sepúlveda, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas

The main underlying contradictions in Latin American development are exposed through a systemic analysis of “industrial colonialism.” Figueroa’s critical analysis of present imperialism and the neoliberal mode of knowledge creation provides fresh insights into contemporary underdevelopment and...
Series: 
Volume: 
59/4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259003
E-ISBN: 
9789004259065
Publication date: 
September 2013
€111,00
$131.00

Edited by Ximena de la Barra

This collection focuses on the multiple consequences of neoliberal policies in Chile and places its "showcase" status and its re-democratization process into serious question. The volume argues that breaking the status quo is possible, urgent and necessary.
Series: 
Volume: 
27/3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004188952
E-ISBN: 
9789004188969
Publication date: 
January 2011
€118,00
$143.00

Katherine O'Donnell, Hartwick College

Book documents contemporary, civil society, political and economic justice organizing by autonomous, Mayan women's weaving cooperative, Jolom Mayaetik, and its sister grassroots, NGO, in Chiapas, Mexico- epicenter of neoliberal globalization and resistance to it- and an emergent transnational...
Series: 
Volume: 
24/2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004184947
E-ISBN: 
9789004187719
Publication date: 
July 2010
€121,00
$145.00

Dennis C. Canterbury, Eastern Connecticut State University

The US forced the EU to liberalize the Lomé Conventions, but the EU fired back with the EPAs, characterized by supposedly free market policies but which in reality yokes the ACP countries trade to the EU and excludes the US.
Series: 
Volume: 
23/1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004184954
E-ISBN: 
9789004190542
Publication date: 
July 2010
€121,00
$145.00