By J. K. Gibson-Graham
A Postcapitalist Politics unearths a prolific panorama of monetary diversity—one that isn't solely or predominantly capitalist—and examines the demanding situations and successes of other monetary interventions. Gibson-Graham collect political economic climate, feminist poststructuralism, and monetary activism to foreground the moral judgements, rather than structural imperatives, that build financial “development” pathways. Marshalling empirical proof from neighborhood financial tasks and motion examine within the usa, Australia, and Asia, they produce a particular political imaginary with 3 intersecting moments: a politics of language, of the topic, and of collective motion. within the face of a virtually common feel of give up to capitalist globalization, this booklet demonstrates that postcapitalist topics, economies, and groups might be fostered. The authors describe a politics of chance that could construct diversified economies in position and over house. They urge us to confront the forces that stand within the manner of financial experimentation and to discover other ways of relocating from concept to motion.
J. okay. Gibson-Graham is the pen identify of Katherine Gibson and Julie Graham, feminist monetary geographers who paintings, respectively, on the Australian nationwide collage in Canberra and the college of Massachusetts Amherst.
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A Postcapitalist Politics by J. K. Gibson-Graham