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Published: 27 May 2010

216 Pages


ISBN: 9780195374988

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The Logic of Discipline

Global Capitalism and the Architecture of Government

Alasdair Roberts

  • Provides a new and critical interpretation of reform prescriptions that were pushed on advanced and developing economies in the era of liberalization (1979-2007)
  • Emphasizes the anti-democratic ethos and simplistic thinking, underlying many of these reform prescriptions
  • Illustrates the tensions in the reform process between democratization and discipline

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