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Author Mason, Paul, 1960-

Title Why it's kicking off everywhere : the new global revolutions / Paul Mason.

Imprint London ; New York : Verso, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  909.8312 M38w 2012    ---  Available
Description 237 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents 'Now there is freedom': why Egypt's revolution is not over -- Nobody saw it coming: how the world's collective imagination failed -- 'Trust is explosive': Britain's youth rebel against austerity -- So, why did it kick off? The social roots of the new unrest -- Greece: the anomic state? From austerity to social breakdown -- 'Error de sistema': economic causes of the present unrest -- 'I tweet in my dreams': the rise of the networked individual -- In the tracks of Tom Joad: a journey through jobless America -- 1848 redux: what we can learn from the last global wave -- 'We will barricade': slum dwellers versus the super-rich.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-222) and index.
Subject Revolutions.
World politics -- 2005-2015.
ISBN 9781844678518 (pbk.)
1844678512 (pbk.)
Standard No. UNITY 125583273
ESSEX 1844678512

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