By Clive Gabay
The international name to motion opposed to Poverty (GCAP) is world’s biggest civil society move scuffling with opposed to poverty and inequality, incorporating over a hundred affiliated country-level coalitions. It has turn into an important worldwide actor and its annual days of mobilisation now allure over one hundred seventy five million humans worldwide.
This booklet seeks to discover GCAP’s strength and its embodiment of emancipatory switch. It develops a framework that assesses its exterior strength as an actor by way of exploring how energy works in it, and the connection among the 2. Gabay demonstrates that GCAP, and actors love it, might go beyond a number of the obstructions they face in navigating and presenting possible choices to dominant codes and practices of neo-liberal globalisation. Thematically, the booklet explores GCAP’s constitutive powers alongside 3 axes: hegemony, inclusion and legitimacy. It attracts on a variety of social and political idea, together with Liberalism, Anarchism and postcolonial thought and that includes case experiences on Malawi and India.
This booklet might be of curiosity to scholars and students of diplomacy, overseas improvement, international governance, social activities and civil society.
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Civil Society and Global Poverty: Hegemony, Inclusivity, Legitimacy (Routledge Studies in Globalisation) by Clive Gabay