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
Imprint: 
Language: 
ISSN: 
1573-4234
Volume: 
109

Robert Biel, University College London

Within the context of the ecological crisis of the twenty-first century, the book integrates Marxism and systems theory to reveal finance capital and the ‘war on terror’ as complementary responses of a capitalism reduced to parasitising upon symptoms of chaos.
Series: 
Volume: 
39
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004204300
E-ISBN: 
9789004204294
Publication date: 
October 2011
€114,00
$139.00

Cory Blad, Manhattan College

Canada and Québec are presented in historical comparative context as examples of how neoliberal states achieve global political economic integration while relying on cultural legitimation to maintain social policies working to mitigate social changes resulting from increased global integration.
Series: 
Volume: 
38
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004211117
E-ISBN: 
9789004211100
Publication date: 
September 2011
€118,00
$143.00

Edited by James Dzisah, Nipissing University, North Bay, Canada and Henry Etzkowitz, Stanford University

The Age of Knowledge emphasizes that the ongoing transformations of knowledge, both within universities and for society more generally, must be understood as a reflection of the larger changes in the constitutive social structures within which they are invariably produced, translated and reproduced.
Series: 
Volume: 
37
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004211025
E-ISBN: 
9789004211032
Publication date: 
October 2011
€114,00
$139.00

Henry Veltmeyer, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas (Mexico) and Saint Mary’s University (Canada) and Mark Rushton

The book argues that the Cuban Revolution should be understood as a model of socialist human development. Several particular features of this model were critical to the survival of the Cuban Revolution under conditions of neoliberal globalization.
Series: 
Volume: 
36
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004210431
E-ISBN: 
9789004210424
Publication date: 
November 2011
€114,00
$139.00

Tom Brass

Historical debates about capitalism, unfreedom and primitive accumulation suggest Marxism accepts that, where class struggle is global, capitalists employ unfree workers. Labour-power as commodity means the free/unfree distinction informs the process of becoming, being, remaining, and acting as a...
Series: 
Volume: 
35
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004202474
E-ISBN: 
9789004210400
Publication date: 
September 2011
€118,00
$143.00

Luciano Vasapollo, Università La Sapienza in Rome and the Universidad de Habana, Cuba

This book provides a comprehensive methodological and philosphical inquiry into, and a comprehensive scientific analysis of, the fundamental economic dynamics of capitalism as a world system.
Series: 
Volume: 
34
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004210325
E-ISBN: 
9789004210332
Publication date: 
October 2011
€114,00
$139.00

Edited by Robert Mark Silverman, University at Buffalo and Kelly L. Patterson, University at Buffalo

This edited book examines trends, outcomes and future directions of U.S. fair and affordable housing policy. It focuses on four areas of interest: fair housing policy, affordable housing finance, equitable approaches to land use, rent vouchers, and homeownership policy.
Series: 
Volume: 
33
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004201446
E-ISBN: 
9789004207134
Publication date: 
September 2011
€118,00
$143.00

Edited by Rodney D. Coates, Miami University

Covert Racism, subtle often hidden form of racism is explored through a multi-disciplinarian lens. The volume challenges the notion of a post-racial America.
Series: 
Volume: 
32
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004203655
E-ISBN: 
9789004207011
Publication date: 
June 2011
€154,00
$186.00

Paul Paolucci, Eastern Kentucky University

Through examining Marx's methods of critique and abstraction, this book presents a series of problems in conventional social thought and the alternatives Marx's approach poses. It demonstrates how sound social science abstraction cannot but have political, often radical, implications.
Series: 
Volume: 
31
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004201378
E-ISBN: 
9789004201385
Publication date: 
March 2011
€118,00
$143.00

Laura Westra, University of Windsor

In this work Laura Westra draws our attention to the failure of international law to promote and protect the rights of society in the face of the ravages of neoliberal agendas in an era of globalization. This book outlines how international law is perhaps a misnomer, and at its core there is a...
Series: 
Volume: 
30
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004201330
E-ISBN: 
9789004201347
Publication date: 
February 2011
€118,00
$143.00

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