By Robin Blackburn, Andr� Brie MEP,
Ken Coates, Christina Beatty
and Stephen Fothergill.
Robin Blackburn is an editor of New Left Review and teaches in the Sociology Department at the University of Essex.
Andr� Brie MEP is a well-known member of the European Parliament who represents the Party of Democratic Socialism in Germany.
Ken Coates was for ten years a Member of the European Parliament and a Special Professor at the University of Nottingham.
Christina Beatty & Stephen Fothergill are colleagues at the Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research, Sheffield Hallam University.
Read a review by Tony Phillips