The International Forum on Globalization is an alliance of leading activists, scholars, economists, researchers, and writers - representing 60 organizations in 25 countries - that was formed in 1994 to stimulate new thinking, joint activity, and public education in response to economic globalization. This consensus document has been a collaborative project of a drafting committee made up of eleven members of the IFG Board of Directors, along with eight other contributors, many of whom are internationally known and bestselling authors in their own right and who represent important organizations: John Cavanagh - bestselling author of Global Dreams, which has sold 60,000 copies through Simon & Schuster - and Jerry Mander - President of the IFG Board of Directrs and the author of the bestsellling books In the Absence of the Sacred and Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television - are coordinating the writing of the book.
If this book represents the views of the anti-globalization "movement", then the movement is nothing more than regurgitated Luddite socialism. Read morePublished on Nov. 26 2003 by ConsDemo
Any one with a modicum of knowledge in economic would find this book laughable. The leftist idoits make no new points, moreover, they lack a basic understanding of economics. Read morePublished on Oct. 24 2003
This book is excellent for all those who think we can do better-that small farmers needn't be driven from the land, our water needn't be polluted, people need not go hungry while... Read morePublished on Dec 6 2002 by "tzgg"