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A Brief History of Neoliberalism

David Harvey


Neoliberalism--the doctrine that market exchange is an ethic in itself, capable of acting as a guide for all human action--has become dominant in both thought and practice throughout much of the world since 1970 or so. Writing for a wide audience, David Harvey, author of The New Imperialism and The Condition of Postmodernity, here tells the political-economic story of where neoliberalization came from and how it proliferated on the world stage. Through critical engagement with this history, he constructs a framework, not only for analyzing the political and economic dangers that now surround u ... More

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2005 Print ISBN-13: 9780199283262
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199283262.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

David Harvey, author