Author:Alf Gunvald Nilsen

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Dispossession and Resistance in India: The River and the Rage

By: Alf Gunvald Nilsen

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Publisher: Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109102

ISBN: 9789350022498

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Printed Pages: 232. View more info

Politics From Below: Essays on Subalternity and Resistance in India

By: Alf Gunvald Nilsen

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 117873

ISBN: 9789350025000

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How is subalternity constituted and contested in Indian society? This is the question at the centre of this collection of essays, which draws on Antonio Gramsci's work to investigate the dynamics of hegemony, subalternity and resistance in India, both past and present. Engaging in a critical dialogue with the Subaltern Studies project, the first part of Politics From Below develops a historical-sociological approach to the study of hegemonic processes and subaltern politics. At the heart of this perspective is a concernwith deciphering the enablements and constraints that subaltern groups conf... View more info

New Subaltern Politics: Reconceptualizing Hegemony and Resistance in Contemporary India

By: Alf Gunvald Nilsen & Srila Roy (Eds)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 108776

ISBN: 0199457557

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Printed Pages: 328. View more info

Marxism and Social Movements

By: Colin Baker, Laurence Cox, John Krinsky & Alf Gunvald Nilsen (Eds)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books:

Seller ID: 111685

ISBN: 9789350024430

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Marxism and Social Movements is the first sustained engagement between social movement theory and Marxist approaches to collective action. The chapters collected here, by leading figures in both fields, discuss the potential for a Marxist theory of social movements; explore the developmental processes and political tensions within movements; set the question in a long historical perspective; and analyse contemporary movements against neo-liberalism and austerity. Exploring struggles on six continents over 150 years, this collection shows the power of Marxist analysis in relation not only to cl... View more info

We make our own History: Marxism and Social Movements in the Twilight of Neoliberalism

By: Laurence Cox & Alf Gunvald Nilsen (Authors)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aakar Books: 2017

Seller ID: 111680

ISBN: 9789350024720

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We live in the twilight of neoliberalism: the ruling classes can no longer rule as before, and ordinary people are no longer willing to be ruled in the old way. Pursued by global elites since the 1970s, neoliberalism is defined by dispossession and ever-increasing inequality. The refusal to continue to be ruled like this - "ya basta!" - appears in an arc of resistance stretching from rural India to the cities of the global North. From this network of movements, new visions are emerging of a future beyond neoliberalism. We make our own History responds to these visions by reclaiming Mar... View more info