A Postcapitalist Politics by J. K. Gibson-Graham

By J. K. Gibson-Graham

Is there existence after capitalism? during this creatively argued follow-up to their publication The finish of Capitalism (As We Knew It), J. okay. Gibson-Graham provide already current choices to a world capitalist order and description techniques for development substitute economies.

A Postcapitalist Politics unearths a prolific panorama of financial diversity—one that's not completely or predominantly capitalist—and examines the demanding situations and successes of other monetary interventions. Gibson-Graham assemble political financial system, feminist poststructuralism, and financial activism to foreground the moral judgements, rather than structural imperatives, that build monetary “development” pathways. Marshalling empirical facts from neighborhood monetary tasks 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 nearly common experience of give up to capitalist globalization, this ebook demonstrates that postcapitalist topics, economies, and groups may be fostered. The authors describe a politics of chance which can construct diverse economies in position and over area. They urge us to confront the forces that stand within the means of monetary experimentation and to discover alternative ways of relocating from conception to motion.

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

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