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By Michael K. Walonen

This ebook is a transnational examine of the way modern fiction writers from the USA and Canada to Nigeria to India to Dubai have conceptualized the emergent social areas of the varied corners of the neoliberal global system. Over the span of the earlier 3 to 4 many years, loose industry financial regulations were offered to or driven upon each society at the globe not directly, form, or shape. The upshot of this has been a global process based when it comes to an unlimited shift of energy and assets from govt to non-public firm, dwindling civic existence changed via emerging consumerism, an rising oligarchic rentier classification, huge segments of inhabitants confronted with meager fabric stipulations of life and few clients of socio-economic mobility, and a looming feel of a close to destiny ruled by means of extra financial collapses and mounting social strife. This e-book analyses a large cultural array of a few of the main poignant narrative engagements with neoliberalism in its quite a few localized manifestations in the course of the global.  

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