A New Kind of Public

Community, Solidarity, and Political Economy in New Deal Cinema, 1935-1948

Graham Cassano, Oakland University

Status: 
€105,00
$128.00
ISBN13: 
9789004275195
E-ISBN: 
9789004276963
Publication Date: 
July 2014
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xi, 215 pp.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1573-4234
Volume: 
69

David Van Arsdale, State University of New York at Onondaga

In The Poverty of Work, Van Arsdale offers ethnographic and historical accounts of employment agency labor. Employing sixty million temporary workers globally and growing, the case is made for rethinking the function of employment agencies and their impact on economic inequality.
Series: 
Volume: 
90
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323377
Expected: 
August 2016
€115,00
$138.00

Agustín Santella, Universidad de Buenos Aires

Labor Conflict and Capitalist Hegemony in Argentina delves into the dynamics of labor conflict during Neoliberalism. How did workers react to market reforms and massive layoffs? This book aims at contributing to a new way of conceptualizing labor relations within Marxism.
Series: 
Volume: 
89
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004291515
Expected: 
August 2016
€114,00
$137.00

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

Malcolm X: From Political Eschatology to Religious Revolutionary offers a variety of historical, religious and philosophical perspectives into the significance of Malcolm X’s life and thought today.
Series: 
Volume: 
88
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004308671
Expected: 
June 2016
€135,00
$175.00

Camilo A. Pérez-Bustillo, New Mexico State University and FLACSO-Guatemala and Karla V. Hernández Mares

Human Rights, Hegemony and Utopia in Latin America explores the evolving relationship between hegemonic and counter-hegemonic visions of human rights, within the context of cases in contemporary Mexico and Colombia, and their broader implications.
Series: 
Volume: 
87
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297838
Expected: 
June 2016
€129,00
$167.00

Javier Sethness Castro

In Eros and Revolution, Javier Sethness Castro presents a comprehensive intellectual and political biography of the critical theorist Herbert Marcuse (1898-1979), investigating the Hegelian-Marxist, Romantic, existentialist, social-psychological, and anti-authoritarian dimensions of his thought,...
Series: 
Volume: 
86
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004308695
Expected: 
June 2016
€150,00
$194.00

Edited by Daniel Krier, Iowa State University and Mark P. Worrell, SUNY Cortland

In Capitalisms’ Future: Alienation, Emancipation and Critique, sociologists, philosophers and cultural theorists critique economic and political dynamics of contemporary capitalism. An agenda for 21st century critical social theory emerges in conjoined critique of political economyand critique of...
Series: 
Volume: 
85
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300309
Expected: 
May 2016
€115,00
$149.00

Andy Blunden

The Origins of Collective Decision Making, identifies three paradigms of collective decision making – Counsel, Majority and Consensus, and discovers their origins in traditional, medieval and modern times, and traces their evolution over centuries up to the current juncture.
Series: 
Volume: 
84
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314962
E-ISBN: 
9789004319639
Publication date: 
April 2016
€110,00
$142.00

James Petras, Binghamton University, New York (emiritus) and Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, Canada and Henry Veltmeyer, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Mexico

This book focuses on US imperialism today in Latin America. It concerns the projection of state power as a means of advancing the economic interests of the US capitalist class and maintaining its hegemony over the world capitalist system.
Series: 
Volume: 
83/6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004306837
E-ISBN: 
9789004307421
Publication date: 
November 2015
€104,00
$135.00

Edited by Vincenzo Mele, University of Pisa, and Marina Vujnovic, Monmouth University, NJ

Through a comparative analysis of representations of globalization the book Globalizing Cultures: Theories, Paradigms, Actions examines the way cultures and individuals oppose, resist and re-center globalization and how people negotiate a sense of identity and belonging in a global context.
Series: 
Volume: 
82/5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272828
E-ISBN: 
9789004272835
Publication date: 
November 2015
€135,00
$175.00

Adrián Sotelo Valencia, Centro de Estudios Latinoamericanos de la FCPyS-UNAM

This book offers the paradigmatic transition from social and labour relations based on job security, comprehensive collective agreements and guaranteed social rights, towards new social relations that find their technical, political and organizational roots in job insecurity and monumental social...
Series: 
Volume: 
81
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300583
E-ISBN: 
9789004300590
Publication date: 
October 2015
€93,00
$120.00

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