After liberalism / Immanuel Wallerstein

Author(s): Wallerstein, Immanuel Maurice, 1930-
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Subjects: Liberalism
Economic development
Human rights
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, c1995
LC Classification: J, JC
Physical Description: 277, [1] p. ; 21 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction: After Liberalism? 1
I. The 1990s and After: Can We Reconstruct? 9
The Cold War and the Third World: The Good Old Days? 10
Peace, Stability, and Legitimacy, 1990-2025/2050 25
What Hope Africa? What Hope the World? 46
II. The Construction and Triumph of Liberal Ideology 71
Three Ideologies or One? The Pseudobattle of Modernity 72
Liberalism and the Legitimation of Nation-States: An Historical Interpretation 93
The Concept of National Development, 1917-1989: Elegy and Requiem 108
III. The Historical Dilemmas of Liberals 125
The End of What Modernity? 126
The Insurmountable Contradictions of Liberalism: Human Rights and the Rights of Peoples in the Geoculture of the Modern World-System 145
The Geoculture of Development, or the Transformation of Our Geoculture? 162
America and the World: Today, Yesterday, and Tomorrow 176
IV. The Death of Socialism, or Capitalism in Mortal Danger? 209
Revolution as Strategy and Tactics of Transformation 210
Marxism After the Collapse of the Communisms 219
The Collapse of Liberalism 232
The Agonies of Liberalism: What Hope Progress? 252
Notes 272
Notes: LCCN: 95007424
ISBN: 1565843045 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-[278])
OCLC Number: 32129944
ISBN/ISSN: 1565843045