Definition of antiglobalization in English:


Line breaks: anti|global|iza¦tion
Pronunciation: /antiˌgləʊbəlʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n
(also antiglobalisation)


[mass noun]
  • Opposition to the increase in the global power and influence of businesses, especially multinational corporations.
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    • One of the main claims of the antiglobalization movement is that globalization is widening the gap between the haves and the have-nots.
    • These questions have been raised insistently by antiglobalization activists.
    • Many of them learned important theoretical and practical lessons from antiglobalization struggles in developing countries, particularly from Mexico's Zapatista rebellion.

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