Globalisation: nine theses on our epoch

  title={Globalisation: nine theses on our epoch},
  author={William I. Robinson},
  journal={Race \& Class},
  pages={13 - 31}
L'A. porte son attention sur la globalisation du capitalisme qui affecte l'epoque actuelle. Il souligne que ce processus induit le remplacement systematique des formes economiques precapitalistes ou non-capitalistes par des formes capitalistes, la creation d'une nouvelle structure sociale d'accumulation, la constitution d'une bourgeoisie transnationale qui tend a dominer l'economie mondiale, celle de trois blocs economiques : europeen, asiatique et americain. Il denonce le caractere anti… Expand
Modifying the Sign: Sport and Globalization
A l'instar du terme postmodernisme, le terme globalisation est devenu tellement polysemique qu'il est peu operationnel. En analysant la mondialisation que n'a jamais cessee de connaitre depuis unExpand
English in a changing world L ' anglais dans un monde changeant
David Graddol talks to three people with very different professional relationships to global English: Tom McArthur, Editor of English Today and the Oxford Companion to the English Language, DavidExpand
Global Crisis and Latin America
This essay examines Latin America’s experience in the crisis and restructuring of world capitalism from the 1970s into the twenty first century, with particular emphasis on the neo-liberal model,Expand
Global Capitalism and its Anti-‘Human Face’: Organic Intellectuals and Interpretations of the Crisis
This article analyzes and theorizes the global crisis from the perspective of global capitalism theory. The crisis is unprecedented, given its magnitude, its global reach, the extent of ecologicalExpand
International transformation and the persistence of territoriality: toward a new political geography of capitalism
Abstract Starting from the premise that the proper foundation for the historicisation of international systems lies in the delineation of the prevailing social property relations of an epoch, myExpand
Remapping development in light of globalisation: From a territorial to a social cartography
This article assesses the state of development studies in the wake of the 'impasse' that the field reached in the 1980s and suggests that the way forward is to 'deterritorialise' the concept ofExpand
A Global and Unified System of Power
The austerity policies responding to the economic crisis have given rise to questions about the nature of supranational institutions. Are they expressions of cosmopolitan solidarity to smallExpand
The transnational state and the BRICS: a global capitalism perspective
It is commonplace for observers to see the increasingly prominent role of the BRICS in international economic and political affairs as a Southern challenge to global capitalism and the power of theExpand
The Limits of Internationalization: a Neo-Gramscian Analysis of the Multilateral Agreement On Investment
The OECD's attempt to create a Multilateral Agreement on Investment provides a useful case study with which to examine the process of the internationalization of the state. Transnational historicalExpand
The Processes of Globalisation
What is the current state of globalisation, how are we to understand the processes involved and where will a globalised world system lead us? These are some of the questions Boaventura de SousaExpand