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By Thomas Reifer

ISBN-10: 1594519196

ISBN-13: 9781594519192

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ISBN-13: 9781594519208

regardless of prognostications of the "end of history," the twenty first century has posed new demanding situations and a bunch of world crises. This booklet takes up the present international financial trouble with regards to new and altering dynamics of territory, authority, and rights in present day international method. The authors discover lengthy simmering conflicts in comparative standpoint, together with settler colonialism in South Africa, Northern eire and Israel/Palestine. They speak about indigenous struggles opposed to environmental land grabs and similar destruction of indigenous lands by way of the USA nuclear guns complicated. The booklet uniquely considers the sacred within the context of the worldwide process, together with struggles of Latina/o farm staff within the U.S. for social justice and for switch within the Catholic Church. different chapters learn questions of civilizations and identification within the modern worldwide procedure, in addition to the position of world-regions.

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