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The Subsistence Perspective

Beyond the Globalized Economy

by Veronika Bennholdt-Thomsen

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Published by Zed Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • Social theory,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Economics - General,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Economics - Theory,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • Ecofeminism,
  • Subsistence economy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8996804M
    ISBN 101856497763
    ISBN 109781856497763

    The subsistence perspective: beyond the globalised economy. [Maria Mies; Veronika Bennholdt-Thomsen] -- "A work of history, theory and praxis and a product of twenty years of analysis and activism, this unique book poses a radical alternative to the current globalised, free market industrial system. Maria Mies (born , Steffeln, Rhine Province, Prussia, Germany) is a German professor of sociology and author of several feminist books, including Indian Women and Patriarchy (), Patriarchy and Accumulation on a World Scale (), and (with Bennholdt-Thomsen and von Werlhof) Women: The Last Colony ().. She is Professor of Sociology at the Cologne University of Applied Sciences.

    Conceptualizing economic activity through the lens of subsistence – in other words, perceiving the subsistence perspective of economic activity – means to acknowledge that human life is part of natural processes. The individual level and the societal level. "Housewifisation – Globalisation – Subsistence-Perspective" published on 01 Jan by Brill.

      Subsistence is the sum total of everything that humans need to survive: food and drink, protection from cold and heat, caring and company. If subsistence needs are . First of all, I would like to emphasize that the subsistence perspective and the subsistence societies and economies didn’t disappear by themselves, but instead, that was done to them, those were entirely intentional policies. Subsistence societies existed all over the place prior to World War II, both out in the country and in the city.


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The Subsistence Perspective book A product of twenty years of analysis and activism, this unique book poses a radical alternative to the current free-market industrial system. A book of history, theory and polemic, the authors show how, if we are to survive, economies must become needs-based, environmentally sustainable, Author: Maria Mies.

The authors' subsistence perspective poses a powerful alternative to the top-down ideology of development politics. The book as a whole brilliantly demonstrates how development only works when it is done from the bottom up.

The book The Subsistence Perspective: Beyond the Globalised Economy, Maria Mies and Veronica Bennholdt Thomsen is published by Zed Books. The Subsistence Perspective: Beyond the Globalised Economy, Mies, Thomsen. The authors' subsistence perspective poses a powerful alternative to the top-down ideology of development politics.

The book as a whole brilliantly demonstrates how development only works when it is done from the bottom up. show more/5(29). First published in Germany in as 'Eine Kuh fur Hillary: Die Subsitenzperspective'.

Provides an alternative to the current global free market industrial system, by calling for a new economics. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The Subsistence Perspective by Maria Mies,Zed Books, Spinifex Press edition, in EnglishPages: The aim of the subsistence perspective is happiness, quality of life and human dignity. In movements most often led by women, particularly in the third world, the authors demonstrate a different and more effective form of politics and economic thought, with the emphasis on development from the : Mies, Maria.

Modern anthropological studies of subsistence systems draw on insights and perspectives from several different fields, including biology, chemistry, and ecology, as well as a range of ethnographic techniques. This interdisciplinary perspective allows for cross-cultural comparison of human diets.

A product of twenty years of analysis and activism, this unique book poses a radical alternative to the current free-market industrial system. A book of history, theory and polemic, the authors show how, if we are to survive, economies must become needs-based. The authors subsistence perspective poses a powerful alternative to the top-down ideology of development politics.

The book as a whole brilliantly demonstrates how development only works when it is done from the bottom up. Read The Subsistence Perspective: Beyond the Globalised Economy (Paperback) Online. A product of twenty years of analysis and activism, this unique book poses a radical alternative to the current free-market industrial system.

A book of history, theory and polemic, the authors show how, if we are to survive, economies must become needs-based, environmentally sustainable, co-operative and local.

They explain how the current capitalist systems is none of these things, is. The book: The Subsistence Perspective begins with a cute anecdote. In April of Hillary Clinton, then First Lady, was visiting Bangladesh to “observe the success” of the Grameen Bank.

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The Subsistence Perspective 'Mothers' of subsistence View the world from a different perspective Methodology - 'view from below' Theories - anti-capitalist, feminist, Marxist, post-colonial Connection to course objectives and social development Opposition to global governance.

Read The Subsistence Perspective Beyond the Globalised Economy Ebook Free. Veronika Bennholdt-Thomsen is the author of The Subsistence Perspective ( avg rating, 29 ratings, 4 reviews, published ), Women ( avg rating, /5.Maria Mies The Subsistence Perspective Transcription of a video by O.

Ressler, recorded in Cologne, Germany, 26 min., I'm Maria Mies, a retired sociology professor. I started working at the Fachhochschule here in the Department for Social Pedagogy in I am also quite active in various social movements: initially in.It is the subsistence perspective: a way of looking at the economy and development from the bottom-up.

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