The Dialectics of the Religious and the Secular

Studies on the Future of Religion

Edited by Michael R. Ott, Grand Valley State University

Status: 
€127,00
$152.00
ISBN13: 
9789004263130
E-ISBN: 
9789004263147
Publication Date: 
May 2014
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xx, 277 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
ISSN: 
1573-4234
Volume: 
67

Edited by Tugrul Keskin, Shanghai University

Middle East Studies after September 11: Neo-Orientalism, American Hegemony and Academia describes the complex relationship between American academia and state government: a relationship which has influenced and restructured the state, society and politics in the Middle East as well as in the...
Series: 
Volume: 
120
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281530
Expected: 
February 2018
€119,00
$137.00

Edited by Helena Chmielewska-Szlajfer, Kozminski University

This selection of writings, published for the first time in English, focuses on Kelles-Krauz as a historian of ideas. While a Marxist at heart, he linked idealism, positivism, and contemporary sociology to ask about constructing traditions, social norms, and art.
Series: 
Volume: 
119
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297081
Expected: 
February 2018
€109,00
$126.00

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
E-ISBN: 
9789004314207
Publication date: 
November 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
E-ISBN: 
9789004281899
Publication date: 
November 2017
€119,00
$137.00

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

Twenty-First Century Inequality & Capitalism: Piketty, Marx and Beyond 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.
Series: 
Volume: 
116
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004331440
Expected: 
January 2018
€129,00
$149.00

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

Ali Shariati and the Future of Social Theory: Religion, Revolution and the Role of the Intellectual is a collection of essays engaged in a future-oriented remembrance of the life and praxis of one of Iran’s most influential revolutionary intellectuals: Ali Shariati.
Series: 
Volume: 
115
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004351912
E-ISBN: 
9789004353732
Publication date: 
September 2017
€109,00
$126.00

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
E-ISBN: 
9789004353558
Publication date: 
September 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
E-ISBN: 
9789004319523
Publication date: 
November 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
E-ISBN: 
9789004352506
Publication date: 
December 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
E-ISBN: 
9789004352469
Publication date: 
October 2017
€115,00
$133.00

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