Neo-Liberal Globalism and Social Sustainable Globalisation

Edited by Eva Nieuwenhuys, Leiden University

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

Edited by Mattei Dogan, National Center of Scientific Research, Paris

The analysis focuses on the low esteem for politicians, their vulnerability, the concept of associated-rivals, the nexus-judges-journalists and the civil death of politicians under judicial investigations.
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Volume: 
96
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004145306
Publication date: 
September 2005
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Richard L. Harris, California State University, Monterey Bay and Melinda Seid, California State University, Sacramento

This collection of essays analyzes the complex linkages between globalization and health, the health effects of globalization at all levels (global, national, and local), and the policy and institutional responses associated with the health consequences of globalization.
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Volume: 
95
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004141452
Publication date: 
September 2004
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by N'Dri T. Assié-Lumumba, Cornell University

This resourceful book provides cutting-edge exploration and insightful analysis of educational implications of technology and distance higher education in Africa and Asia, critically examining access, curriculum, pedagogy, externally designed programs, the quest for ownership and strategies for...
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Volume: 
94
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004131217
Publication date: 
May 2004
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Henk Vinken, Tilburg University, the Netherlands Joseph Soeters, Royal Netherlands's Military Academy and Tilburg University, and Peter Ester, Tilburg University

This book provides insight in the different classic frameworks of addressing cultural diversity around the globe. Key authors reflect on each others classic work and frontline academics in comparative social science show how cultural dimensions matter for explaining contemporary issues in a wide...
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Volume: 
93
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004131156
Publication date: 
February 2004
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Mehdi Parvizi Amineh, International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS), Leiden, Clingendael International Energy Programme (CIPE), The Hague, and University of Amsterdam and Henk Houweling, University of Amsterdam

This anthology brings together studies of post-colonial, post-Cold War, Central Eurasia. This part of the world is in transition to independent statehood, nation building and the release of market forces. The objective of the work is to better comprehend the process of state-nation building.
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Volume: 
92
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004144392
Publication date: 
April 2005
€67,00
$81.00

Majid Al-Haj, University of Haifa

This book provides a new critical perspective on questions of immigration and society in Israel through a detailed analysis of ethnic formation, identity patterns, political behavior, and cultural orientation among the 1990s immigrants from the former Soviet Union in Israel.
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Volume: 
91
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004136250
Publication date: 
November 2003
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael, University of Tel-Aviv

When examining how the social sciences have dealt with ideology, one's first impression is often one of considerable confusion. Sociology in particular is the scene of heated debates about ideology. These debates go sometimes so far as to echo doubts of participants with regard to their opponents...
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Volume: 
90
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004131040
Publication date: 
August 2003
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Ronald Inglehart, University of Michigan

The Values Surveys reveal the impact of changing values on societal phenomena, demonstrating that a distinctive Islamic culture exists—and it favors democracy. Other analyses examine Gender Equality, Corruption and Democracy; political satisfaction; and Vietnamese, Israeli and South African values.
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Volume: 
89
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004128101
Publication date: 
December 2002
€67,00
$81.00

Edited by Abebe Zegeye, University of South Africa (Unisa), Pretoria, and Richard L. Harris, California State University, Monterey Bay

The essays in this collection reveal that the social and political development of post-apartheid South Africa depends to an important degree on the evolving cultural, social and political identities of its diverse population and on the role of the media of mass communications in the country's new...
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Volume: 
88
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Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004126336
Publication date: 
December 2002
€67,00
$81.00

H.T. Wilson, York University, Toronto. Edited and with a Foreword by Thomas M. Kemple, York University, Toronto

This book addresses, and at the same time reflects, the impact of Max Weber on both the social sciences and on critical theory’s critique of the social sciences. Weber’s conception of ‘vocation’ is a guiding thread unifying concerns about the nature, scope and limits of theoretical thinking among...
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Volume: 
87
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004136311
Publication date: 
December 2003
€67,00
$81.00

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