Neo-Liberal Globalism and Social Sustainable Globalisation

Edited by Eva Nieuwenhuys, Leiden University

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9789004151598
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September 2006
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xx, 244 pp.
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0074-8684
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100

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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89
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9789004128101
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December 2002
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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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88
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ISBN: 
9789004126336
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December 2002
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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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87
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ISBN: 
9789004136311
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December 2003
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Gerda Sengers

Drawing upon her anthropological fieldwork in various poor neighbourhoods in Cairo, the author shows the resilience of poor women in the face of poverty. Beliefs about demons that invade the body and thereby cause illness derive from ‘formal’ as well as ‘popular’ Islam. Affected women find relief...
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86
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ISBN: 
9789004127715
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November 2002
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Edited by Mattei Dogan, National Center of Scientific Research, Paris

This book, prepared under the auspices of the IPSA Research Committee on Political Elites, focuses on the interpenetration between various types of elites. The contributions to this book reveal contrasting patterns of recruitment and selection in terms of career paths, visibility, influence, and...
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85
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ISBN: 
9789004128088
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March 2003
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Rosemary van den Berg

This publication provides an invaluable insight into the cultural upheaval of the Nyoongar people of Australia after British colonisation and how they have lived with racism and are now trying to adapt to the multicultural policies formulated for all Australians.
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84
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ISBN: 
9789004124783
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February 2002
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Edited by Maghan Keita, Villanova University, PA, U.S.A.

The authors invite and incite the reader to a much closer and nuanced reading of Africa and its history, and the way in which that history, over time and space allows for a re-conceptualization of Africa’s role and place in the world.
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83
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ISBN: 
9789004124202
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March 2002
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Edited by Jamil Jreisat, University of South Florida

Governance is not a topic that easily lends itself to neat and precise definitions. Although concepts and practices of governance are profoundly under-specified, they are frequently associated with three dimensions: how and why governments are structured, what processes they employ in governing,...
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82
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ISBN: 
9789004122475
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March 2002
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Edited by Stephen N. Ndegwa, William and Mary, Williamsburg VA

The democratic experiment in Africa has had a checkered history over the past ten years. Analysts of this proces tend to focus on the political and legal space instead of including broader issues such as norms, generational change and class. Past experience from Botswana, South-Africa, Ghana,...
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Volume: 
81
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ISBN: 
9789004122444
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October 2002
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Edited by Gregory J. Howard, Western Michigan University and Graeme Newman, State University of New York, Albany

This book represents a variety of approaches making comparisons. The emphasis is on creative methods, challenging theory and unusual subject matter. Topics range from Micro-Macro Criminology to Police Strength and from Women Police to Crime Prevention Policies in the UK and the US.
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Volume: 
80
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ISBN: 
9789004122451
Publication date: 
May 2001
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