Changing Global Realities: Critical Theory for Critical Times

Ken Booth


It is always a great intellectual, social, and personal pleasure for me to attend conferences in Turkey. I want to thank the organizers of this now famous conference very sincerely indeed for the invitation, and the opportunity to address you all today.

I want also to thank the conference organisers for choosing such an interesting and important topic. ‘Change’ is one of those things that we deal with all the time, but rarely stop to think about in a systematic way; it is one of those concepts that seem obvious till we really try and think about them.

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