By V. Spike Peterson
V. Spike Peterson sincerely exhibits how key good points of the worldwide economic system more and more ensure daily lives world wide. the 1st is explosive development in monetary markets that form enterprise decision-making and public policy-making, and the second one is dramatic development in casual and versatile paintings preparations that form income-generation and family members well being. those advancements, even though widely known, are hardly ever analyzed as inextricable and interacting dimensions of globalization. utilizing a brand new theoretical version, Peterson demonstrates the interdependence of reproductive, effective and digital economies and analyzes inequalities of race, gender, classification and kingdom as structural positive factors of neoliberal globalization.
Presenting a methodologically plural, cross-disciplinary and well-documented account of globalization, the writer integrates marginalized and disparate positive aspects of globalization to supply an available narrative from a postcolonial feminist vantage point.
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A Critical Rewriting of Global Political Economy: Integrating Reproductive, Productive and Virtual Economies (RIPE Series in Global Political Economy) by V. Spike Peterson