Mobilizing against neoliberalism? Global affirmative action in context

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This article uses the example of Northern Ireland to illustrate how political mobilization may
be deployed to challenge structural forms of inequality. The experience suggests that regulatory
models can be designed for particular contexts to shape approaches that present challenges to
dominant economic and political orthodoxies. The intention is not to overstate the significance
of this specific transitional context but simply to highlight elements that might feature in any
attempt to mobilize successfully around human rights and equality, and against aspects of neoliberal
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)81-98
Number of pages18
JournalCultural Dynamics
Issue number1
Early online date19 Dec 2014
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2015


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