Ali Shariati and the Future of Social Theory

Religion, Revolution, and the Role of the Intellectual

Dustin J. Byrd, Olivet College, and Seyed Javad Miri, Institute of Humanities and Cultural Studies, Tehran

Status: 
€109,00
$126.00
ISBN13: 
9789004351912
Expected Date: 
October 2017
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
approx. 288 pp.
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ISSN: 
1573-4234
Volume: 
115

Håkon Leiulfsrud, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and Peter Sohlberg, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Concepts in Action focuses on what to do with theoretical concepts, rather than providing conveyed definitions. The book covers a variety of examples what to do, how to think, in order to develop and use concepts in the social sciences.
Series: 
Volume: 
118
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314191
Expected: 
December 2017
€119,00
$137.00

Edited by Abdul Alkalimat, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Rubin Patterson, Howard University

The African American experience includes urbanization, industrialization, and more. This book organizes and contextualizes more than 100 source documents to tell the story of more than 200 years of economic development, cultural creativity, and political struggle in Toledo, Ohio.
Series: 
Volume: 
117
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281882
Expected: 
November 2017
€119,00
$137.00

Edited by Lauren Langman, Loyola University, Chicago, and David A. Smith, University of California-Irvine, University of California-Irvine

Piketty, Inequality and 21st Century Capitalism is a collection of critical essays on the economist’s iconic 2014 book, from the perspective of critical theory, global political economy or public sociology, mostly drawn from the Marxist tradition.
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Volume: 
116
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004331440
Expected: 
December 2017
€129,00
$149.00

José Maurício Domingues, IESP-UERJ

Assessing critical theory today, this book focuses on the connection between history and emancipation, centering on trends that structure modernity and may lead us beyond it. To achieve its goal, it returns to abandoned issues in social and sociological theory.
Series: 
Volume: 
114
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004348752
Expected: 
October 2017
€104,00
$120.00

Edited by Deirdre O’Neill and Mike Wayne

Considering Class offers international, interdisciplinary perspectives on class analysis today. It explores the gap between the class forces shaping the world and the paucity of class-consciousness at a popular level. The book shows the importance of the cultural struggle.
Series: 
Volume: 
113
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004319516
Expected: 
December 2017
€130,00
$150.00

David Gleicher, Adelphi University

Beyond Marx and other Entries explores deep areas of semiotics, joined with economics, anthropology, sociology, history and philosophy and political science, even Franz Kafka's literary works. These are communicated by entries, based primarily on Gleicher’s actual blog Looking through the crack...
Series: 
Volume: 
112
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004337336
Expected: 
November 2017
€103,00
$119.00

Edited by Bartłomiej Błesznowski, Institute of Applied Social Sciences, University of Warsaw

The Cooperativism and Democracy, edited by Bartłomiej Błesznowski is a selection of texts by important Polish thinkers of the early 20th century about cooperativism, including The Social Ideas of Cooperativism by Edward Abramowski – one of the most influential modern Polish philosophers.
Series: 
Volume: 
111
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297005
Expected: 
September 2017
€115,00
$133.00

Víctor Manuel Figueroa Sepúlveda, Autonomous University of Zacatecas

Developing societies failed to create their own technological base for progress. How did this affect the prospects for democracy? This volume examines the conflicting relations between technology and development as they unfold in a new and ever more challenging environment.
Series: 
Volume: 
110
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004337367
Expected: 
September 2017
€114,00
$132.00

Edited by Martin Thomas

A collection of discussions since 2008 with left-minded economists and political economists about the economic crisis of 2007-8, its sequels, and the implications for understanding capitalism and for socialist politics.
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Volume: 
109
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004350960
Expected: 
September 2017
€124,00
$143.00

Raya Dunayevskaya

Edited by Eugene Gogol & Franklin Dmitryev, Raya Dunayevskaya Memorial Fund

Russia: From Proletarian Revolution to State-Capitalist Counter-Revolution. Selected writings of Raya Dunayevskaya presents the significance of this proletarian revolution, analyzes its transformation into state-capitalism, traces rebellion within Russia and East Europe, and sums up the global...
Series: 
Volume: 
108
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323339
Publication date: 
June 2017
€150,00
$173.00

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