Neo-Liberal Globalism and Social Sustainable Globalisation

Edited by Eva Nieuwenhuys, Leiden University

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€61,20
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€102,00
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ISBN13: 
9789004151598
Publication Date: 
September 2006
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Paperback
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xx, 244 pp.
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ISSN: 
0074-8684
Volume: 
100

Rabab El-Mahdi, American University, Cairo

Using Social Funds in Egypt and Bolivia as a microcosm, this book offers a critical examination of state-civil society relations and governance under the neoliberal model. Focusing specifically on the reconstruction of citizenship rights and participatory governance under this model.
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Volume: 
120
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004209404
E-ISBN: 
9789004210028
Publication date: 
July 2011
€107,00
$129.00

Jean Terrier, University of Münster

Taking the example of France between the Enlightenment and the Second World War and focusing especially on the connection between social theories and political projects, this book provides an original analysis of French scholarly debates on the nature of society.
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Volume: 
119
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004201538
E-ISBN: 
9789004207257
Publication date: 
June 2011
€118,00
$143.00

Grazyna Skapska, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

Drawing on the sociological theory of reflexive modernization and the doctrine of liberal democracy, this book debates the formation of postcommunist constitutionalism. Examination of Poland, in comparison with other postcommunist countries, leads to a new theory of reflexive constitutionalism.
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Volume: 
118
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004192072
E-ISBN: 
9789004203914
Publication date: 
May 2011
€118,00
$143.00

David Sciulli, Texas A&M University

Written for social theorists and general readers (including undergraduates), David Sciulli's book is the first to explain not only how but also why Amitai Etzioni’s publications evolved from his dissertation to Active Society and Socio-Economics to Communitarianism.
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Volume: 
117
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004190436
E-ISBN: 
9789004190443
Publication date: 
January 2011
€118,00
$143.00

Thomas Scheffer, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

This book explores the working of law and lawyers down to their very details and minituae.
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Volume: 
116
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187269
E-ISBN: 
9789004187504
Publication date: 
September 2010
€121,00
$145.00

Edited by Leonardo Morlino, Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane, Florence and Gianluigi Palombella, Università di Parma and New York University

Through a reappraisal of rule of law and democracy the contributors provide for a fresh set of inquiries, from the State, consolidated and transitional democracies, to interstate, European and global scenarios. They converge in tackling empirical and normative questions, and suggest further...
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Volume: 
115
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004181694
E-ISBN: 
9789004184336
Publication date: 
April 2010
€109,00
$132.00

Edited by Thomas Scheffer, Humboldt University Berlin and Jörg Niewöhner, Humboldt University Berlin

In ethnographic inquiry, comparing is fraught with difficulties, never complete and often fails. Yet it remains a strangely productive mode of working. Thick comparison develops and reflects on the production of comparability as a fruitful process in ethnographic research.
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Volume: 
114
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004181137
E-ISBN: 
9789004183742
Publication date: 
March 2010
€109,00
$132.00

Imtiaz Hussain, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico

A comparative study is made of how conflict-terminating negotiations led to maiden democratic elections in Afghanistan and Iraq, pointing various thresholds out through specific chapters, invoking negotiations theories/stages to deepen interpretations, and prospecting the Bush Doctrine's future...
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Volume: 
113
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180338
E-ISBN: 
9789004184350
Publication date: 
January 2010
€109,00
$132.00

Edited by Alfons Bora, Bielefeld University and Heiko Hausendorf, University of Zurich

Drawing on comparative and interdisciplinary research in the regulation of science and technology, this book offers a critical examination of participatory governance in legal procedure and an inquiry in the institutional and procedural possibilities of democratic participation in law.
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Volume: 
112
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004180437
E-ISBN: 
9789004184374
Publication date: 
January 2010
€121,00
$145.00

Edited by Heinrich Best, University of Jena, Germany and John Higley, University of Texas

This book reconsiders Joseph Schumpeter's democratic elitism in light of the directions that recent theories of democracy have taken, and it analyzes democratic elitism's workings in western and eastern European states early in the 21st century.
Series: 
Volume: 
111
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179394
E-ISBN: 
9789047441748
Publication date: 
January 2010
€109,00
$132.00

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