Taking Trade to the Streets: The Lost History of Public Efforts to Shape Globalization
Publisher: University of Michigan Press | ISBN: 0472112120 | edition 2001 | PDF | 248 pages | 1,03 mb
In the wake of civil protest in Seattle during the 1999 World Trade Organization meeting, many issues raised by globalization and increasingly free trade have been in the forefront of the news. But these issues are not necessarily new. Taking Trade to the Streets describes how so many individuals and nongovernmental organizations came over time to see trade agreements as threatening national systems of social and environmental regulations.