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Globalization and uncertainty in Latin America

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  • Creator edited by Fernando López-Alves and Diane E. Johnson
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication First edition. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
  • Physical Details
    • xi, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 140397893X, 9781403978936
  • OCLC ocm70176972

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Victorian globalization in microcosm: the rise and fall of Jabez Spencer Balfour / David Rock -- Uncertainty, the construction of the future, and the divorce between citizens and the state in Latin America / Fernando López-Alves -- Isomorphic neoliberalism and the creation of inevitability / Miguel Ángel Centeno -- Can the backlash against globalization be contained? / Benjamin J. Cohen -- Globalization and public policy in the Americas: are we heading toward convergence? / Diane E. Johnson -- Development assistance, the environment, and stakeholder participation: toward a new conditionality? / Jonathan Rosenberg -- Globalization and the modern conception of human rights / Steven Cassedy -- Generating uncertainty: globalized punishment and crime / Thomas Siemsen