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Globalization and the ‘New’ Semi-Peripheries

  • Owen Worth
  • Phoebe Moore

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Owen Worth, Phoebe Moore
      Pages 1-5
  3. Theoretical Reflections: Globalisation and the Semi-Periphery

  4. Globalisation and Change in the Semi-Periphery

  5. New Semi-Peripheral Developments and Possible Futures

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 233-271

About this book


This collection re-examines and re-assesses the role of the semi-periphery in world politics and argues that the processes of globalization have led us to widen our understanding of the semi-periphery, through a range of case studies as well as theoretical chapters.


democracy globalization Governance Nation politics transformation transition Transnational

Editors and affiliations

  • Owen Worth
    • 1
  • Phoebe Moore
    • 2
  1. 1.University of LimerickIreland
  2. 2.University of SalfordUK

About the editors

PHOEBE MOORE is a lecturer in International Relations at the University of Salford, UK. She has published work on Gramsci's concept of passive revolution, labour struggle, and work in peer-to-peer production. Her interdisciplinary approach allows her to now read labour process theory and to write about the sociology of work in the international as well as virtual worlds.
OWEN WORTH is a lecturer of International Relations at the University of Limerick, Ireland. He is the author of Hegemony, International Political Economy and Post-Communist Russia (2005) and co-editor (with Jason P. Abbott) of Critical Perspectives on International Political Economy (2002).

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