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Klein, Naomi 1970-

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Most widely held works by Naomi Klein
The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism by Naomi Klein( Book )

167 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 23 languages and held by 4,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist Klein introduced the term "disaster capitalism." Whether covering Baghdad after the U.S. occupation, Sri Lanka after the tsunami, or New Orleans post-Katrina, she witnessed remarkably similar events: people still reeling were hit again, this time with economic "shock treatment," losing their land and homes to corporate makeovers. This book retells the story of Milton Friedman's free-market economic revolution. In contrast to the myth of this movement's peaceful global victory, Klein shows how it has exploited moments of shock and extreme violence in order to implement its economic policies. At its core is the use of cataclysmic events to advance radical privatization combined with the privatization of the disaster response itself. Klein argues that by capitalizing on crises, created by nature or war, the disaster capitalism complex now exists as a booming new economy, the violent culmination of a radical economic project that has been incubating for fifty years.--From publisher description
This changes everything : capitalism vs. the climate by Naomi Klein( Book )

111 editions published between 2014 and 2019 in 17 languages and held by 3,931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core "free market" ideology of our time, restructure the global economy, and remake our political systems. In short, either we embrace radical change ourselves or radical changes will be visited upon our physical world. The status quo is no longer an option. In This Changes Everything Naomi Klein argues that climate change isn't just another issue to be neatly filed between taxes and health care. It's an alarm that calls us to fix an economic system that is already failing us in many ways. Klein meticulously builds the case for how massively reducing our greenhouse emissions is our best chance to simultaneously reduce gaping inequalities, re-imagine our broken democracies, and rebuild our gutted local economies. She exposes the ideological desperation of the climate-change deniers, the messianic delusions of the would-be geoengineers, and the tragic defeatism of too many mainstream green initiatives. And she demonstrates precisely why the market has not--and cannot--fix the climate crisis but will instead make things worse, with ever more extreme and ecologically damaging extraction methods, accompanied by rampant disaster capitalism. Klein argues that the changes to our relationship with nature and one another that are required to respond to the climate crisis humanely should not be viewed as grim penance, but rather as a kind of gift--a catalyst to transform broken economic and cultural priorities and to heal long-festering historical wounds. And she documents the inspiring movements that have already begun this process: communities that are not just refusing to be sites of further fossil fuel extraction but are building the next, regeneration-based economies right now. Can we pull off these changes in time? Nothing is certain. Nothing except that climate change changes everything. And for a very brief time, the nature of that change is still up to us"--
No is not enough : resisting Trump's shock politics and winning the world we need by Naomi Klein( Book )

29 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Donald Trump's ascent to the White House is a dangerous escalation in a world of cascading crises. His reckless agenda--including a corporate takeover of government, aggressive scapegoating and warmongering, and sweeping aside climate science to set off a fossil fuel frenzy --will generate waves of disasters and shocks to the economy, national security, and the environment. Acclaimed journalist, activist, and bestselling author Naomi Klein has spent two decades studying political shocks, climate change, and 'brand bullies.' From this unique perspective, she argues that Trump is not an aberration but a logial extension of the worst, most dangerous trends of the past half-century--the very conditions that have unleased a rising tide of white nationalism the world over. It is not enough, she tells us, to merely resist, to say 'no.' Our historical moment demands more: a credible and inspiring 'yes, ' a roadmap to reclaiming the populist ground from those who would divide us--one that sets a bold course for winning the fair and caring world we want and need. This timely, urgent book from one of our most influential thinkers offers a bracing positive shock of its own, helping us understand just how we got here, and how we can, collectively, come together and heal"--Publisher's description
The Corporation by Mark Achbar( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Corporation charts the spectacular rise of the corporation as a dramatic, pervasive presence in our everyday lives. With a deft mix of humor, visual panache and seriousness, this documentary is a timely, entertaining critique of global conglomerates
A line in the tar sands : struggles for environmental justice by Stephen D'Arcy( )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fight over the tar sands in North America is among the epic environmental and social justice battles of our time, and one of the first that has managed to marry quite explicitly concern for frontline communities and immediate local hazards with fear for the future of the entire planet. Tar sands "development" comes with an enormous environmental and human cost. But tar sands opponents-fighting a powerful international industry-are likened to terrorists; government environmental scientists are muzzled; and public hearings are concealed and rushed. Yet, despite the formidable political and economic power behind the tar sands, many opponents are actively building international networks of resistance, challenging pipeline plans while resisting threats to Indigenous sovereignty and democratic participation. Including leading voices involved in the struggle against the tar sands, A Line in the Tar Sands offers a critical analysis of the impact of the tar sands and the challenges opponents face in their efforts to organize effective resistance. Contributors include Angela Carter, Bill McKibben, Brian Tokar, Christine Leclerc, Clayton Thomas-Muller, Crystal Lameman, Dave Vasey, Emily Coats, Eriel Deranger, Greg Albo, Jeremy Brecher, Jess Worth, Jesse Cardinal, Joshua Kahn Russell, Lilian Yap, Linda Capato, Macdonald Stainsby, Martin Lukacs, Matt Leonard, Melina Laboucan-Massimo, Naomi Klein, Rae Breaux, Randolph Haluza-DeLay, Rex Weyler, Ryan Katz-Rosene, Sâkihitowin Awâsis, Sonia Grant, Stephen D'Arcy, Toban Black, Tony Weis, Tyler McCreary, Winona LaDuke, and Yves Engler
No space, no choice, no jobs, no logo : taking aim at the brand bullies by Naomi Klein( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Polish and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An analysis of the invasion of our personal lives by logo-promoting, powerful corporations combines muckraking journalism with contemporary memoir to discuss current consumer culture
Fences and windows : dispatches from the front lines of the globalization debate by Naomi Klein( Book )

57 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fences and Windows collects Naomi Klein's most notable articles and speeches, many of them never before published, on such issues as NAFTA, genetically modified organisms and economic fundamentalism. This book also reflects on the nature of resistance: the street protests that have shocked and energized millions, the purpose of carnival-style subversion, and the apparent disorganization that is the movement's great strength."--Jacket
The take by Avi Lewis( Visual )

55 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of Argentina's spectacular economic collapse in 2001, Latin America's most prosperous middle class finds itself in a ghost town of abandoned factories and mass unemployment. The Forja San Martin auto plant had been dormant until its former employees take action. They're part of a daring new movement of workers who are occupying bankrupt businesses and creating jobs in the ruins of the failed system
No logo : brands, globalization, resistance by Naomi Klein( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using hundreds of media examples, No Logo shows how the commercial takeover of public space, destruction of consumer choice, and replacement of real jobs with temporary work (the dynamics of corporate globalization) impact everyone, everywhere. It also draws attention to the democratic resistance arising globally to challenge the hegemony of brands."
This changes everything by Avi Lewis( Visual )

31 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes Everything is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. Inspired by Naomi Klein's international non-fiction bestseller This Changes Everything, the film presents seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines, from Montana's Powder River Basin to the Alberta Tar Sands, from the coast of South India to Beijing and beyond. Interwoven with these stories of struggle is Klein's narration, connecting the carbon in the air with the economic system that put it there. Throughout the film, Klein builds to her most controversial and exciting idea: that we can seize the existential crisis of climate change to transform our failed economic system into something radically better. The extraordinary detail and richness of the cinematography in This Changes Everything provides an epic canvas for this exploration of the greatest challenge of our time. Unlike many films about the climate crisis, this is not a film that tries to scare the audience into action: it aims to empower. Provocative, compelling, and accessible to even the most climate-fatigued viewers, This Changes Everything will leave you refreshed and inspired, reflecting on the ties between us, the kind of lives we really want, and why the climate crisis is at the centre of it all. Will this film change everything? Absolutely not. But you could, by answering its call to action."--Publisher's website
The battle for paradise : Puerto Rico takes on the disaster capitalists by Naomi Klein( Book )

19 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in 5 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the rubble of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Ricans and ultrarich "Puertopians" are locked in a pitched struggle over how to remake the island. In this vital and startling investigation, New York Times bestselling author and activist Naomi Klein uncovers how the forces of shock politics and disaster capitalism seek to undermine the nation's radical, resilient vision for a just recovery."--Page [4] of cover
No logo : no space, no choice, no jobs by Naomi Klein( Book )

12 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published before the World Trade Organization protests in Seattle, this book is a work of cultural criticism that investigates money, marketing, and the anti-corporate movement. Klein details the insidious practices and far-reaching effects of corporate marketing--and the powerful potential of a growing activist movement. As global corporations compete for the hearts and wallets of consumers who not only buy their products but willingly advertise them from head to toe--witness today's schoolbooks, superstores, sporting arenas, and brand-name synergy--a new generation has begun to battle consumerism with its own best weapons. In this report on that battle, we learn how the Nike swoosh has changed from an athletic status symbol to a metaphor for sweatshop labor, and how "culture jammers" utilize spray paint, computer-hacking acumen, and anti-propagandist wordplay to undercut the slogans and meanings of billboard ads.--From publisher 's description
No logo : la tyrannie des marques by Naomi Klein( Book )

73 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 15 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking aim at the brand bullies
No logo : taking aim at the brand bullies by Naomi Klein( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What corporations fear most are consumers who ask questions. Naomi Klein offers us the arguments with which to take on the superbrands." Billy Bragg from the bookjacket
This changes everything by Naomi Klein( Recording )

21 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite mounting scientific evidence, climate change denial is surging in many wealthy countries, and fossil-fuel extraction has gathered pace. Naomi Klein exposes the work of ideologues who know the difficulties this poses to the free market, and challenges the failing strategies of environmental groups
Freedom of Expression : Resistance and Repression in the Age of Intellectual Property( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the issue of fair use in copyright law. Artists, authors, lawyers, and others discuss the implications of creation, creative use, intellectual ownership, and public domain when it comes in conflict with established copyright law. Through news clips, film excerpts, music, legal cases, satire, and a wide range of other examples and illustrations, the concerns regarding traditional copyright laws' infringing on freedom of expression are examined and critiqued
The shock doctrine by Michael Winterbottom( Visual )

13 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An investigation of "disaster capitalism", based on Naomi Klein's proposition that neo-liberal capitalism feeds on natural disasters, war and terror to establish its dominance
No logo : taking aim at the brand bullies by Naomi Klein( Book )

26 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forfatteren har på fire år sat sig for at dokumentere mærkevarernes ekspansion og dominans gennem de sidste 50 år. Bogen er på én gang både kulturhistorie og samfundskritisk
Changemakers : Thomas Piketty and Naomi Klein( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French economist Thomas Piketty and Canadian activist Naomi Klein are intellectual super stars who conquer the world with their ideas. They inspire and mobilize millions of people all over the globe. Not only by pinpointing the big problems and their solutions, but also by talking to politicians, meeting with social movements, and doing hundreds of TV interviews that are then shared on a massive scale via social media. With his book Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Piketty caused a stir around the globe. Drawing on historical research, he demonstrates that wealth inequality has risen sharply since the 1980s. Klein sees the imminent climate change as a call-to-action to shape a new economic world order. Her new book This Changes Everything is a hit around the world. Why are we so hungry for these kinds of stories? While politicians often seem powerless, these intellectual stars revive our hope that we are capable of tackling the big problems. But what is their impact on reality? Can Piketty and Klein set the world in motion where governments are stuck? This program joined Klein and Piketty on tour to have a closer look at new-style politics
No logo : no space, no choice, no jobs by Naomi Klein( Book )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

28-year-old writer and journalist Naomi Klein describes the growing resistance to the multinational ethos, a world in which all that is alternative is sold, where innovation is adopted by faceless corporations as a marketing tool
 
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The shock doctrine : the rise of disaster capitalism
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No space, no choice, no jobs, no logo : taking aim at the brand bulliesFences and windows : dispatches from the front lines of the globalization debateNo logo : no space, no choice, no jobsNo logo : la tyrannie des marquesNo logo : taking aim at the brand bulliesNo logo : taking aim at the brand bulliesNo logo : no space, no choice, no jobs
Alternative Names
Klein, Naomi

Klein, Noami 1970-

Kleinová, Naomi

Naomi Klajn

Naomi Klein Canadees journaliste

Naomi Klein Canadees journaliste en activiste

Naomi Klein dziennikarka i pisarka kanadyjska

Naomi Klein écrivaine et journaliste altermondialiste canadienne

Naomi Klein escritora y activista canadiense

Naomi Klein giornalista, scrittrice e attivista canadese

Naomi Klein kanada verkistino kaj ĵurnalistino

Naomi Klein kanadische Schriftstellerin

Naomi Kleinová

Naomi Kleinová kanadská spisovatelka

Ναόμι Κλάιν

Кляйн Н.

Кляйн, Наоми

Кляйн, Наоми 1970-

Наоми Клайн

Наоми Клајн

Наомі Кляйн

Նաոմի Քլայն

נעמי קליין

קליין, נעמי, 1970-

كلاين، نعومي، 1970-

ناعومي كلاين

ناومي كلاين، 1970-

نائومی کلاین

نائومی کلاین فیلمنامه‌نویس، ژورنالیست، و نویسنده کانادایی

نعومي كلاين، 1970-

ਨੈਓਮੀ ਕਲੇਨ

നയോമി ക്ലൈൻ

나오미 클라인 (Naomi Klein)

클라인, 나오미 1970-

クライン, ナオミ

ナオミ・クライン

娜歐米·克萊因

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