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Naomi Klein

Autor(a) de No Logo

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About the Author

Naomi Klein was born in Montreal, Canada on May 8, 1970. She attended the University of Toronto and began writing there for the student newspaper, The Varsity. Klein was offered a series of editorial jobs in newspapers and magazines and this prevented her from getting a final degree from the mostrar mais university. She worked for The Toronto Globe and Mail and This Magazine. She is an author and social activist, who is known for her political analyses and criticism of corporate globalization. Her books include No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies, Fences and Windows: Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Globalization Debate, and The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. She received the 2014 Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction for This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras de Naomi Klein

No Logo (2000) 6,582 cópias
Hot Money (2021) 23 cópias
The Take [2005 film] (2006) — Autor; Producer — 11 cópias

Associated Works

Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman (2005) — Prefácio, algumas edições646 cópias
The Climate Book: The Facts and the Solutions (2022) — Contribuinte — 222 cópias
The Checkbook and the Cruise Missile: Conversations with Arundhati Roy (2003) — Prefácio, algumas edições127 cópias
Ya Basta! Ten Years of the Zapatista Uprising (2004) — Prefácio, algumas edições109 cópias
A Planet to Win: Why We Need a Green New Deal (Jacobin) (2019) — Prefácio — 104 cópias
Unsettling Canada: A National Wake-Up Call (2015) — Prefácio, algumas edições91 cópias
The Best American Magazine Writing 2003 (2003) — Contribuinte — 71 cópias
Sin Patrón: Stories from Argentina's Worker-Run Factories (2004) — Prefácio, algumas edições51 cópias
The Case for Sanctions Against Israel (2012) — Contribuinte — 50 cópias
The Reconciliation Manifesto (2017) — Prefácio, algumas edições49 cópias
The Year Left: An American Socialist Yearbook (1985) — Contribuinte — 44 cópias
War With No End (2007) — Contribuinte — 38 cópias
The Best American Magazine Writing 2009 (2010) — Contribuinte — 36 cópias
The Anti-Inauguration: Building Resistance in the Trump Era (2016) — Contribuinte — 30 cópias
Battling Big Business (2002) — Prefácio, algumas edições24 cópias
Penguin Green Ideas Collection (2021) — Contribuinte — 12 cópias
No Logo: Brands, Globalization, Resistance [2003 film] (2009) — Actor; Original book — 6 cópias
The Possibility of Hope [2007 film] — Anti-Globalization Activist — 3 cópias
NME 13 May 2000 (2000) — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)
Rolling Stone Magazine #1091 | November 12, 2009 | Shakira (2009) — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)


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This book made me extremely angry, at multiple times I had to stop reading to calm myself down. I hate people now
StandOrgTest | outras 129 resenhas | May 30, 2024 |
This is excellent, yet hard to pin down. A bit like matter and anti-matter, opposite things that seemingly can't exist together but are more alike than we might imagine. This touches on so many topics, from the conspiracy theories of the pandemic to the conflict in Palestine, the way each of the topics are explored is so excellent and thoughtful.
KallieGrace | outras 22 resenhas | May 8, 2024 |
In Doppelganger, Naomi Klein explores some of the more unsettling aspects of contemporary politics and culture, taking as her jumping-off point how frequently she herself has been confused in recent years with feminist-turned-conspiracy theorist Naomi Wolf. Conspiracy theories and doppelgangers/doubling have abounded in recent years, and Klein is at her strongest when she explores how we are all susceptible to manipulation and to confirmation biases. I doubt it's possible to read Klein's grappling with self-examination in the wake of her "double's" mirroring of her without a certain queasy empathy, and she writes with admirable humour. However, Klein's doppelganger theme feels a bit strained and over-extended at times—are some points of similarity alone enough to merit the title of doppelganger? Contemporaneity and causation aren't the same thing, and I'm wary of grand narratives; then, too, there is the sense that Klein is spending a lot of time grappling with understanding those whose narcissism is both banal and obvious. Still, a thought-provoking read.… (mais)
siriaeve | outras 22 resenhas | May 8, 2024 |
I like Naomi Klein and I think she has much to contribute to our community dialogue. However, as I read through this book, I started to feel that her thesis was weak and the content of the book was rambling. It became more and more of a personal rant as it went along and I didn't feel like I had learned a thing by the end. If I'm looking for a rant, I can find plenty of it on the internet. I expect a lot more from a book.
Iudita | outras 22 resenhas | May 4, 2024 |



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