Crisis and Sequels

Capitalism and the New Economic Turmoil since 2007

Edited by Martin Thomas

Status: 
€124,00
$143.00
ISBN13: 
9789004350960
E-ISBN: 
9789004351035
Publication Date: 
September 2017
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
XIIII, 325 pp.; 9 full colour figures
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1573-4234
Volume: 
109

Graham Cassano, Oakland University

In A New Kind of Public: Community, Solidarity, and Political Economy in New Deal Cinema, 1935-1948, Graham Cassano examines the contending ways in which New Deal cinema attempted to explain the causes and consequences of the Great Depression to audiences shaped by economic struggle and new forms...
Series: 
Volume: 
69
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004275195
E-ISBN: 
9789004276963
Publication date: 
July 2014
€109,00
$131.00

John Asimakopoulos, City University of New York

In Social Structures of Direct Democracy John Asimakopoulos develops a political economy of structural equality making strong empirical arguments for radical transformation toward direct democracy by filling positions of political and economic authority with randomly selected citizens.
Series: 
Volume: 
68
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262720
E-ISBN: 
9789004262751
Publication date: 
June 2014
€109,00
$131.00

Edited by Michael R. Ott, Grand Valley State University

In The Dialectics of the Religious and the Secular, fifteen international scholars address the question of the relevancy, meaning, and future of religion within the increasing antagonisms between the religious and secular realms of modern civil society and its globalization.
Series: 
Volume: 
67
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004263130
E-ISBN: 
9789004263147
Publication date: 
May 2014
€127,00
$152.00

Edited by Andy Blunden

Collaborative Projects - An Interdisciplinary Study demonstrates that the concept of 'project' may unify research across a range of human sciences, and presents eleven diverse research projects and a philosophical introduction to prove it.
Series: 
Volume: 
66
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004261211
E-ISBN: 
9789004261228
Publication date: 
June 2014
€142,00
$170.00

Laura Westra, University of Windsor and University of Milano, Bicocca

Democratic countries are increasingly controlled by economic interests rather than by the rule of law. Charting the protesters and social movements "illegality" opposing authority this volume argues that they should be, nevertheless, considered the defenders of law and order. It is these social...
Series: 
Volume: 
65
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004268203
E-ISBN: 
9789004273832
Publication date: 
May 2014
€131,00
$157.00

Tom Brass

Using examples from different historical contexts, this book examines the relationship between class, nationalism, modernity and the agrarian myth.
Series: 
Volume: 
64
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259973
E-ISBN: 
9789004273948
Publication date: 
May 2014
€142,00
$170.00

Tine Destrooper, European University Institute

In Come Hell or High water: Feminism and the Legacy of Armed Conflict in Central America, Tine Destrooper explores the motivations, strategies and priorities of women’s activists in Guatemala and Nicaragua. She explains how these priorities were shaped by the legacy of armed conflict and the...
Series: 
Volume: 
63
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248960
E-ISBN: 
9789004248977
Publication date: 
June 2014
€127,00
$152.00

Mohammad A. Chaichian, Mount Mercy University

In Empires and Walls Mohammad A. Chaichian provides compelling comparative-historical analysis of ancient and contemporary walls and barriers, both ‘offensive’ and ‘defensive,’ that imperial powers have erected in order to subjugate the colonized subjects and control population movements within...
Series: 
Volume: 
62
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004236035
E-ISBN: 
9789004260665
Publication date: 
November 2013
€142,00
$170.00

John E. O'Brien

Questioning the resistance to change of the West in constant crisis, and framed by early writings of Max Horkheimer and others, John E. O’Brien's historical-materialist method explores the contested perspectives of Voltaire, Schiller, Baudrillard, Foucault, Eagleton and Hayden White.
Series: 
Volume: 
61
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004214279
E-ISBN: 
9789004260658
Publication date: 
November 2013
€142,00
$170.00

Robert Lanning, Mount Saint Vincent University

This book is an analysis of a selection of Adorno’s work distinguishing his dialectics from Hegel, Marx and other members of the Frankfurt School (Benjamin, Kracauer, Marcuse) in the analysis of jazz, popular music, radio and pre-war pro-fascist propaganda.
Series: 
Volume: 
60
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248984
E-ISBN: 
9789004248991
Publication date: 
October 2013
€109,00
$131.00

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