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Mander, Jerry

Overview
Works: 72 works in 252 publications in 6 languages and 7,703 library holdings
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HF1359, 337
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Most widely held works about Jerry Mander
 
Most widely held works by Jerry Mander
Four arguments for the elimination of television by Jerry Mander( Book )
28 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts television as a technological monster, a menace to the psychology of the individual and to the environment, and an instrument of unprecedented autorcratic power
In the absence of the sacred : the failure of technology and the survival of the Indian nations by Jerry Mander( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This discussion of the impact of technology on native peoples, in economic, physical, cultural and spiritual aspects, includes the 'Fourth World' and speculation on the future of society and the world economy
Alternatives to economic globalization a better world is possible by International Forum on Globalization( )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The culmination of a five-year project by the International Forum on Globalization (IFG), this book presents an inspiring plan for moving toward more sustainable, humanistic models of economic prosperity with an emphasis on citizen democracies, local self
The case against the global economy : and for a turn toward the local by Jerry Mander( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Expressed in such new institutions as GATT, NAFTA, the World Trade Organizations, and Maastricht, as well as by the development schemes of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, economic globalization has been bulldozed through legislative bodies throughout the world, with scant public debate or discourse." "These tremendous changes are hailed by their backers as leading to a new era or prosperity and peace, but is this true?" "Now, for the first time, we have a comprehensive point-by-point analysis of the workings of the global economy, its premises, and its dire implications told by more than forty of the world's leading social, environmental, and economic thinkers from the America's, Europe, Asia, and the Pacific. They charge that free trade and economic globalization create exactly the opposite results from what is promised." "Each of the forty-three chapters in The Case Against the Global Economy takes one part of the story and delves into it, to show both the root assumptions of globalism and its multiple failures. In the end, it is clear that we need to reverse course; away from the global toward a revitalization of local political and economic control, self-sufficiency, and ecological health."--Jacket
Paradigm wars : indigenous peoples' resistance to globalization ( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author and cultural critic Jerry Mander and coeditor Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, a leader of the global indigenous peoples movement and chair of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, have gathered an impressive international roster of contributors to document the momentous collision of worldviews that pits the forces of economic globalization against the Earth's surviving indigenous peoples. Many of the planet's dwindling resources are located on lands inhabited by native communities. This source explores the effect that The World Trade Organization and other global structures have affected these native lands. Paradigm Wars is the first major work to comprehensively illuminate this situation. In firsthand reports by twenty-five indigenous and nonindigenous writers, the book details the devastating impacts of extractive industries and bioprospecting, the degrading of cultural artifacts and languages, even the damage done by some well-meaning conservation groups. The book also highlights how indigenous communities are strongly resisting this onslaught, often with amazing success. Anyone concerned with environmental or social justice will find inspiration in their resistance
The capitalism papers : fatal flaws of an obsolete system by Jerry Mander( Book )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the environmental and social problems of capitalism, arguing that certain problems of the system are intrinsic to its structures and cannot be reformed
The case against the global economy : and for a turn towards localization ( Book )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The most important economic and political debate of the new millennium is about the push towards a single global economy. These essays consider the implications of such a change and have been revised and updated to reflect the current situation
Schwarzbuch Globalisierung : eine fatale Entwicklung mit vielen Verlierern und wenigen Gewinnern ( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in German and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Procès de la mondialisation ( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La croyance au progrès nous habite au point qu'il est inconcevable de ne pas aller de l'avant. Ainsi nous sommes embarqués sur un bolide qui semble ne plus avoir ni marche arrière, ni frein, ni conducteur. Son moteur ? La mondialisation libérale. Son but ? La marchandisation du monde. Ses effets ? La crise de la vache folle, les errements des organismes génétiquement modifiés, l'instabilité économique, le réchauffement de la terre, les terribles atteintes à l'environnement... Le présent ouvrage, d'une remarquable richesse, réunit les plus grands spécialistes mondiaux de tous les domaines impliqués. Il étudie les différents processus de la mondialisation et son impact sur les aspects de la vie : aggravation de la pauvreté et de l'exclusion, démantèlement des économies locales, homogénéisation de la culture, menaces sur les milieux naturels, sur la santé, sur la diversité biologique, sur les prcessus démocratiques... Menage également sur l'indépendance des pays lorsqu'on sait le néo-colonisalisme que véhiculent à la fois les transnationales et des institutions comme le FMI, la Banque Mondiale ou l'OMC. Il dénonce aussi les fausses panacées et propose de vraies solutions. Un livre fondamental qui a valeur de prise de conscience : il est urgent, si nous ne voulons pas risquer la grande implosion, de faire marche arrière, de remettre l'économie là où elle aurait toujours dû rester : au service de l'homme. "Le procès de la mondialisation" a reçu, aux Etats-Unis, le prix du meilleur livre politique de l'année
The SuperFerry chronicles : Hawaii's uprising against militarism, commercialism and the desecration of the earth by Koohan Paik( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Invisible government : the World Trade Organization : global government for the new millennium? : a primer by Debi Barker( Book )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schafft das Fernsehen ab! : e. Streitschrift gegen das Leben aus 2. Hand by Jerry Mander( Book )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in German and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cuatro buenas razones para eliminar la televisión by Jerry Mander( Book )
13 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eine andere Welt ist möglich : Alternativen zur Globalisierung ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alternatives à la globalisation économique : un monde meilleur est possible ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The case against the global economy and for local self-reliance ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papierflieger Modelle zum Selberfalten by Jerry Mander( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schafft das Fernsehen ab! : eine Streitschrift gegen das Leben aus zweiter Hand by Jerry Mander( Book )
3 editions published in 1979 in German and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
جيري ماندير، 1936-
マンダー, ジェリー
Languages
English (121)
German (34)
Spanish (12)
French (6)
Italian (3)
Czech (1)
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