- Affiliation: Ryerson University
Alan Sears teaches sociology at Ryerson University and is a long-time activist in social justice movements.
Books by Alan Sears
A History of the Future
The Next New Left explores the challenge of activist renewal in the age of austerity. Over the past few decades, state policy-makers and employers have engaged in a massive process of neoliberal restructuring that has undermined the basis for social and labour movements. In this book, Alan Sears seeks to understand the social environment that made activist mobilization possible — and was largely taken for granted — during the twentieth century. Just as the neoliberal era has restructured… (more information)