Resistance to Neo-Liberalism: France, Greece, Spain, and the US

  title={Resistance to Neo-Liberalism: France, Greece, Spain, and the US},
  author={Keith Mann},
  journal={Perspectives on Global Development and Technology},
  • Keith Mann
  • Published 2012
  • Sociology
  • Perspectives on Global Development and Technology
AbstractThe mass mobilizations against neo-liberal austerity drives that took place in Greece, France, Spain, and Madison, Wisconsin from 2010 into the summer of 2011 reflect deeply global forces and suggest several trends in contemporary global capitalism. These include an emerging pattern of inequality among member states of the European Union, deep alienation of workers from the Social Democracy and other traditional labor organizations who have championed neo-liberal economic policies and… Expand
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