Europe in Revolt
ISBN10: 1608465934 ISBN13: 9781608465934 Contributors: Sunkara, Bhaskar (Editor) Publisher: Haymarket Books Published: Jul 19 2016 Pages: 203 Weight: 0.65lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
The global recession has had political consequences across the world, but nowhere greater than in the periphery of Europe. In response, a massive wave of resistance erupted across the continent.Europe in Revolt is a gripping and authoritative account of the uprisings against extreme austerity. The book examines the key parties and figures behind this insurgency, with insider coverage of both the roots of the social crisis and the radicals seeking to reverse it. Catarina Príncipe is a social movement activist from Portugal, and a contributing editor atJacobin magazine. Bhaskar Sunkara is the founding editor and publisher of Jacobin magazine.