Global citizenship as show business: the cultural politics of Make Poverty History

@article{Nash2008GlobalCA,
  title={Global citizenship as show business: the cultural politics of Make Poverty History},
  author={K. Nash},
  journal={Media, Culture \& Society},
  year={2008},
  volume={30},
  pages={167 - 181}
}
  • K. Nash
  • Published 2008
  • Sociology
  • Media, Culture & Society
Cultural politics and global citizenship ‘Make Poverty History’ was an extraordinary campaign: historically unprecedented, indeed impossible without the new structures of the emerging ‘cosmopolitanising state’, global in reach and yet national in focus. Studying the aims, means and achievements of Make Poverty History has much to teach us about the practical possibilities for a more cosmopolitan orientation to citizenship within and beyond national borders. As a campaign which took place not… Expand
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