↠ Global Spin: The Corporate Assault on Environmentalism || ☆ PDF Read by ↠ Sharon Beder


  • Title: Global Spin: The Corporate Assault on Environmentalism
  • Author: Sharon Beder
  • ISBN: 9781931498081
  • Page: 461
  • Format: Paperback

  • Global Spin shows how, in a relentless assault on democracy and its institutions, the massive, covert power of large corporations has enabled corporate agendas to dominate the international debate about the state of the environment and the most effective means of solving environmental problems This updated edition includes new chapters about the business campaign to preveGlobal Spin shows how, in a relentless assault on democracy and its institutions, the massive, covert power of large corporations has enabled corporate agendas to dominate the international debate about the state of the environment and the most effective means of solving environmental problems This updated edition includes new chapters about the business campaign to prevent action on global warming, and whether Greenpeace s ideals are being compromised by greenwash.
    Sharon Beder
    Sharon Beder is an honorary professor in the School of Humanities and Social Inquiry at the University of Wollongong.Sharon s research has focussed on how power relationships are maintained and challenged, particularly by corporations and professions She is interested in environmental politics the rhetoric of sustainable development the philosophies behind environmental economics and trends in environmentalism and corporate activism public relations Most recently she has broadened her research interests to critique various manifestations of neoliberalism including privatisation and deregulation, market solutions to social problems and the business takeover of school education.She has written 10 books, around 150 articles, book chapters and conference papers, as well as designing teaching resources and educational websites.


    Commentaires:

    Lesley Arrowsmith
    This was an interesting look at some of the ways corporations manipulate public opinion - by creating think tanks and special interest groups that look as if they have grassroots support, for example, to campaign for outcomes that are beneficial to the corporations, such as less regulation, and muddying the waters between these groups and real grassroots campaigns which have to make their points with far less money behind them.However, it was written in 1997, so hardly touches on internet activi [...]

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      Published :2019-06-05T15:56:16+00:00