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Another world is possible : popular alternatives to globalization at the World Social Forum, edited by William F. Fisher & Thomas Ponniah

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Another world is possible : popular alternatives to globalization at the World Social Forum
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Another world is possible
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popular alternatives to globalization at the World Social Forum
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edited by William F. Fisher & Thomas Ponniah
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Language
eng
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DLC
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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  • 1951-
  • 1966-
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  • Fisher, William F.
  • Ponniah, Thomas
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  • World Social Forum
  • International economic relations
  • Globalization
  • Economic development
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Sustainable development
  • Social justice
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Another world is possible : popular alternatives to globalization at the World Social Forum, edited by William F. Fisher & Thomas Ponniah
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes some papers from the 2nd World Social Forum, held Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Editors' Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Foreword/
  • Michael Hardt
  • Antonio Negri
  • Introduction: The World Social Forum and the Reinvention of Democracy/
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • William F. Fisher
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Production of Wealth and Social Reproduction.
  • p. 21
  • Overview: Key Questions, Critical Issues/
  • William F. Fisher
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • p. 23
  • 1.
  • External Debt: Abolish the Debt in Order to Free Development/
  • Eric Toussaint
  • Arnaud Zacharie
  • p. 30
  • 2.
  • Africa/Brazil: Conference Synthesis/
  • Jacques D'Adesky
  • p. 38
  • 3.
  • Financial Capital: Controls on Finance Capital
  • p. 41
  • 4.
  • International Trade: Conference Synthesis/
  • Bernard Cassen
  • p. 51
  • 5.
  • Transnational Corporations: Issues and Proposals/
  • Joshua Karliner
  • Karolo Aparicio
  • p. 55
  • 6.
  • Labour: (i) A Strategic Perspective on the International Trade Union Movement for the Twenty-first Century
  • p. 62
  • Labour: (ii) Global Strategy for Labour/
  • Jeff Faux
  • p. 78
  • 7.
  • Solidarity Economy: (i) Resist and Build
  • p. 91
  • Solidarity Economy: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Sandra Quintela
  • p. 97
  • Pt. II.
  • Access to Wealth and Sustainability.
  • p. 107
  • Overview: Key Questions, Critical Issues/
  • William F. Fisher
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • p. 109
  • 8.
  • Environment and Sustainability: (i) The Living Democracy Movement: Alternatives to the Bankruptcy of Globalization/
  • Vandana Shiva
  • p. 115
  • Environment and Sustainability: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Sara Larrain
  • p. 125
  • 9.
  • Water - A Common Good: Conference Synthesis/
  • Glenn Switkes
  • Elias Diaz Pena
  • p. 130
  • 10.
  • Knowledge, Copyright and Patents: (i) Intellectual Property and the Knowledge Gap
  • p. 136
  • Knowledge, Copyright and Patents: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Francois Houtart
  • p. 144
  • 11.
  • Medicine, Health, AIDS: Conference Synthesis/
  • Sonia Correa
  • p. 150
  • 12.
  • Food: People's Right to Produce, Feed Themselves and Exercise their Food Sovereignty
  • p. 161
  • 13.
  • Cities, Urban Populations: Conference Synthesis/
  • Erminia Maricato
  • p. 173
  • Joel Pataxo
  • Lurdes Tapajos
  • Luiz Titia Pataxo Ha-Ha-Hae
  • p. 180
  • 14.
  • Indigenous Peoples: (i) Indigenous Commission Statement/
  • Dionito Makuxi
  • Pina Tembe
  • Simiao Wapixana
  • Indigenous Peoples: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Paulo Maldos
  • p. 182
  • Pt. III.
  • Affirmation of Civil Society and Public Space.
  • p. 187
  • Overview: Key Questions, Critical Issues/
  • William F. Fisher
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • p. 189
  • 15.
  • Media: Democratization of Communications and the Media/
  • Osvaldo Leon
  • p. 195
  • 16.
  • Education: Conference Synthesis/
  • Bernard Charlot
  • Paul Belanger
  • p. 202
  • Imruh Bakari
  • Xavi Perez
  • p. 212
  • 17.
  • Culture: Cultural Diversity, Cultural Production and Identity/
  • Fatma Alloo
  • Luiza Monteiro
  • Aureli Argemi
  • 18.
  • Violence: (i) Violence against Women: The 'Other World' Must Act
  • p. 218
  • Violence: (ii) Conference Synthesis on the Culture of Violence and Domestic Violence/
  • Fatima Mello
  • p. 236
  • 19.
  • Discrimination and Intolerance: (i) Combating Discrimination and Intolerance
  • p. 240
  • Discrimination of Intolerance: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Lilian Celiberti
  • p. 246
  • 20.
  • Migration and the Traffic in People: The Contradictions of Globalization/
  • Lorenzo Prencipe
  • p. 255
  • 21.
  • Global Civil Society Movement: (i) Discussion Document
  • p. 262
  • Global Civil Society Movement: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Vittorio Agnoletto
  • p. 272
  • Pt. IV.
  • Political Power and Ethics in the New Society.
  • p. 277
  • Overview: Key Questions, Critical Issues/
  • William F. Fisher
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • p. 279
  • 22.
  • International Architecture of Power: (i) International Organizations and the Architecture of World Power/
  • Walden Bello
  • p. 285
  • International Architecture of Power: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Teivo Teivainen
  • p. 290
  • 23.
  • Militarism and Globalization: Conference Synthesis/
  • Marcela Escribano
  • p. 296
  • 24.
  • Human Rights: Conference Synthesis on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights/
  • Maria Luisa Mendonca
  • p. 309
  • 25.
  • Sovereignty: Sovereignty, Nation, Empire/
  • Daniel Bensaid
  • p. 317
  • 26.
  • Democracy: Participatory Democracy/
  • M. P. Parameswaran
  • p. 324
  • 27.
  • Values: (i) Values of a New Civilization/
  • Michael Lowy
  • Frei Betto
  • p. 329
  • Values: (ii) Feminism and the Three Enlightenment Ideals/
  • Celia Amoros
  • p. 338
  • Epilogue: Social Movements' Manifesto: Resistance to Neoliberalism, War and Militarism; For Peace and Social Justice.
  • p. 346
  • App.
  • World Social Forum Charter of Principles.
  • p. 354
  • App.
  • World Social Forum 2003: Contacts.
  • p. 358
  • Index.
  • p. 359
Control code
14931546
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xix, 364 p.
Isbn
9781842773291
Lccn
2002038020
Label
Another world is possible : popular alternatives to globalization at the World Social Forum, edited by William F. Fisher & Thomas Ponniah
Publication
Note
Includes some papers from the 2nd World Social Forum, held Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Editors' Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Foreword/
  • Michael Hardt
  • Antonio Negri
  • Introduction: The World Social Forum and the Reinvention of Democracy/
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • William F. Fisher
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Production of Wealth and Social Reproduction.
  • p. 21
  • Overview: Key Questions, Critical Issues/
  • William F. Fisher
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • p. 23
  • 1.
  • External Debt: Abolish the Debt in Order to Free Development/
  • Eric Toussaint
  • Arnaud Zacharie
  • p. 30
  • 2.
  • Africa/Brazil: Conference Synthesis/
  • Jacques D'Adesky
  • p. 38
  • 3.
  • Financial Capital: Controls on Finance Capital
  • p. 41
  • 4.
  • International Trade: Conference Synthesis/
  • Bernard Cassen
  • p. 51
  • 5.
  • Transnational Corporations: Issues and Proposals/
  • Joshua Karliner
  • Karolo Aparicio
  • p. 55
  • 6.
  • Labour: (i) A Strategic Perspective on the International Trade Union Movement for the Twenty-first Century
  • p. 62
  • Labour: (ii) Global Strategy for Labour/
  • Jeff Faux
  • p. 78
  • 7.
  • Solidarity Economy: (i) Resist and Build
  • p. 91
  • Solidarity Economy: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Sandra Quintela
  • p. 97
  • Pt. II.
  • Access to Wealth and Sustainability.
  • p. 107
  • Overview: Key Questions, Critical Issues/
  • William F. Fisher
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • p. 109
  • 8.
  • Environment and Sustainability: (i) The Living Democracy Movement: Alternatives to the Bankruptcy of Globalization/
  • Vandana Shiva
  • p. 115
  • Environment and Sustainability: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Sara Larrain
  • p. 125
  • 9.
  • Water - A Common Good: Conference Synthesis/
  • Glenn Switkes
  • Elias Diaz Pena
  • p. 130
  • 10.
  • Knowledge, Copyright and Patents: (i) Intellectual Property and the Knowledge Gap
  • p. 136
  • Knowledge, Copyright and Patents: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Francois Houtart
  • p. 144
  • 11.
  • Medicine, Health, AIDS: Conference Synthesis/
  • Sonia Correa
  • p. 150
  • 12.
  • Food: People's Right to Produce, Feed Themselves and Exercise their Food Sovereignty
  • p. 161
  • 13.
  • Cities, Urban Populations: Conference Synthesis/
  • Erminia Maricato
  • p. 173
  • Joel Pataxo
  • Lurdes Tapajos
  • Luiz Titia Pataxo Ha-Ha-Hae
  • p. 180
  • 14.
  • Indigenous Peoples: (i) Indigenous Commission Statement/
  • Dionito Makuxi
  • Pina Tembe
  • Simiao Wapixana
  • Indigenous Peoples: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Paulo Maldos
  • p. 182
  • Pt. III.
  • Affirmation of Civil Society and Public Space.
  • p. 187
  • Overview: Key Questions, Critical Issues/
  • William F. Fisher
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • p. 189
  • 15.
  • Media: Democratization of Communications and the Media/
  • Osvaldo Leon
  • p. 195
  • 16.
  • Education: Conference Synthesis/
  • Bernard Charlot
  • Paul Belanger
  • p. 202
  • Imruh Bakari
  • Xavi Perez
  • p. 212
  • 17.
  • Culture: Cultural Diversity, Cultural Production and Identity/
  • Fatma Alloo
  • Luiza Monteiro
  • Aureli Argemi
  • 18.
  • Violence: (i) Violence against Women: The 'Other World' Must Act
  • p. 218
  • Violence: (ii) Conference Synthesis on the Culture of Violence and Domestic Violence/
  • Fatima Mello
  • p. 236
  • 19.
  • Discrimination and Intolerance: (i) Combating Discrimination and Intolerance
  • p. 240
  • Discrimination of Intolerance: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Lilian Celiberti
  • p. 246
  • 20.
  • Migration and the Traffic in People: The Contradictions of Globalization/
  • Lorenzo Prencipe
  • p. 255
  • 21.
  • Global Civil Society Movement: (i) Discussion Document
  • p. 262
  • Global Civil Society Movement: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Vittorio Agnoletto
  • p. 272
  • Pt. IV.
  • Political Power and Ethics in the New Society.
  • p. 277
  • Overview: Key Questions, Critical Issues/
  • William F. Fisher
  • Thomas Ponniah
  • p. 279
  • 22.
  • International Architecture of Power: (i) International Organizations and the Architecture of World Power/
  • Walden Bello
  • p. 285
  • International Architecture of Power: (ii) Conference Synthesis/
  • Teivo Teivainen
  • p. 290
  • 23.
  • Militarism and Globalization: Conference Synthesis/
  • Marcela Escribano
  • p. 296
  • 24.
  • Human Rights: Conference Synthesis on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights/
  • Maria Luisa Mendonca
  • p. 309
  • 25.
  • Sovereignty: Sovereignty, Nation, Empire/
  • Daniel Bensaid
  • p. 317
  • 26.
  • Democracy: Participatory Democracy/
  • M. P. Parameswaran
  • p. 324
  • 27.
  • Values: (i) Values of a New Civilization/
  • Michael Lowy
  • Frei Betto
  • p. 329
  • Values: (ii) Feminism and the Three Enlightenment Ideals/
  • Celia Amoros
  • p. 338
  • Epilogue: Social Movements' Manifesto: Resistance to Neoliberalism, War and Militarism; For Peace and Social Justice.
  • p. 346
  • App.
  • World Social Forum Charter of Principles.
  • p. 354
  • App.
  • World Social Forum 2003: Contacts.
  • p. 358
  • Index.
  • p. 359
Control code
14931546
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xix, 364 p.
Isbn
9781842773291
Lccn
2002038020

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