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The British Fair Trade Movement, 1960 - 2000: a new form of global citizenship?

@inproceedings{Anderson2009TheBF,
  title={The British Fair Trade Movement, 1960 - 2000: a new form of global citizenship?},
  author={Matthew Anderson},
  year={2009}
}
This thesis is concerned with the development of a Fair Trade social movement in Britain between 1960 – 2000. It situates the analysis of Fair Trade within the context of historical debates about political consumption. It examines the role of the ethical consumer as a political activist and questions whether Fair Trade has led to a new understanding of the meaning of global citizenship. It is argued that contemporary questions about the limitations of Fair Trade as a model for international… 

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