Liberal Modernity and Its Adversaries

Freedom, Liberalism and Anti-Liberalism in the 21st Century

Milan Zafirovski,

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€115,00
$150.00
ISBN13: 
9789004160521
E-ISBN: 
9789047420699
Publication Date: 
June 2007
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Hardback
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x, 582 pp.
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Volume: 
10
ISSN: 
1573-4234

James Petras, Binghamton University, New York (emiritus) and Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Canada and Henry Veltmeyer, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Mexico

This book focuses on US imperialism today in Latin America. It concerns the projection of state power as a means of advancing the economic interests of the US capitalist class and maintaining its hegemony over the world capitalist system.
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Volume: 
83/6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004306837
Expected: 
December 2015
€104,00
$135.00

Edited by Vincenzo Mele, University of Pisa, and Marina Vujnovic, Monmouth University, NJ

Through a comparative analysis of representations of globalization the book Globalizing Cultures: Theories, Paradigms, Actions examines the way cultures and individuals oppose, resist and re-center globalization and how people negotiate a sense of identity and belonging in a global context.
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Volume: 
82/5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272828
Expected: 
November 2015
€135,00
$175.00

Adrián Sotelo Valencia, Centro de Estudios Latinoamericanos de la FCPyS-UNAM

This book offers the paradigmatic transition from social and labour relations based on job security, comprehensive collective agreements and guaranteed social rights, towards new social relations that find their technical, political and organizational roots in job insecurity and monumental social...
Series: 
Volume: 
81
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300583
Expected: 
October 2015
€93,00
$120.00

Edited by Christian Fuchs, University of Westminster and Vincent Mosco, Queen’s University

This book is a key resource on the foundations of Marxist Internet and Digital Media Studies. It presents 16 contributions that show how Marx’s analyses of capitalism, the commodity, class, labour, work, exploitation, surplus-value, dialectics, crises, ideology, class struggles, and...
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Volume: 
80
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004291386
Expected: 
October 2015
€181,00
$234.00

Edited by Christian Fuchs, University of Westminster and Vincent Mosco, Queen’s University

This book is a key resource on the foundations of Marxist Media, Cultural and Communication Studies. It presents 18 contributions that show how Marx’s analyses of capitalism, the commodity, class, labour, work, exploitation, surplus-value, dialectics, crises, ideology, class struggles, and...
Series: 
Volume: 
79
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004291409
Expected: 
October 2015
€186,00
$241.00

Eugene Gogol and Latin American Colleagues

Utopia and the Dialectic in Latin American Liberation examines the concept of utopia in Latin American thought and practice, and asks where there is a resonance with the dialectic as Hegel developed it. Within this context, emancipatory Latin American social movements are discussed.
Series: 
Volume: 
78
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004230507
Expected: 
September 2015
€149,00
$193.00

Heidi Gottfried, Wayne State University

The Reproductive Bargain reveals the institutional sources of labor insecurities behind Japan’s postwar employment system. This economic juggernaut’s decline cannot be understood without reference to the reproductive bargain. Gendering institutional analysis is a key to deciphering...
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Volume: 
77
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004291492
E-ISBN: 
9789004291485
Publication date: 
May 2015
€115,00
$149.00

James J. Chriss, Cleveland State University

In Confronting Gouldner James J. Chriss analyses the critical theory of sociologist Alvin W. Gouldner, exploring such issues as social justice, marriage and family, religion, political activism, public sociology, deviance and crime, and the problem of the communist dictator.
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Volume: 
76
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004232419
E-ISBN: 
9789004232426
Publication date: 
February 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Joyce E. Williams, Texas Woman’s University, and Vicky M. MacLean, Middle Tennessee State University

The Progressive Era roots of sociology as a public enterprise for reform are restored to the canon and given recognition by tracing key works of early sociological practitioners in the leading settlement houses of Chicago, New York and Boston.
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Volume: 
75
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004287563
E-ISBN: 
9789004287570
Publication date: 
June 2015
€149,00
$193.00

Edited by Michael J. Thompson, William Paterson University

Constructing Marxist Ethics offers a series of compelling essays that reassess the role of ethics and moral values in Marxist theory and philosophy.
Series: 
Volume: 
74
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254145
E-ISBN: 
9789004254152
Publication date: 
February 2015
€139,00
$180.00

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