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By J. K. Gibson-Graham

Is there existence after capitalism? during this creatively argued follow-up to their booklet The finish of Capitalism (As We Knew It), J. okay. Gibson-Graham supply already latest possible choices to a world capitalist order and description thoughts for construction replacement economies.

A Postcapitalist Politics unearths a prolific panorama of monetary diversity—one that isn't completely or predominantly capitalist—and examines the demanding situations and successes of other fiscal interventions. Gibson-Graham collect political financial system, feminist poststructuralism, and monetary activism to foreground the moral judgements, rather than structural imperatives, that build fiscal “development” pathways. Marshalling empirical proof from neighborhood monetary initiatives and motion study 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 quit to capitalist globalization, this e-book demonstrates that postcapitalist topics, economies, and groups could be fostered. The authors describe a politics of probability which could construct diverse economies in position and over area. They urge us to confront the forces that stand within the means of financial experimentation and to discover alternative ways of relocating from concept to motion.

J. ok. Gibson-Graham is the pen identify of Katherine Gibson and Julie Graham, feminist financial geographers who paintings, respectively, on the Australian nationwide college in Canberra and the college of Massachusetts Amherst.

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