Revolt Against Authority

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

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€131,00
$157.00
ISBN13: 
9789004268203
E-ISBN: 
9789004273832
Publication Date: 
May 2014
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 277 pp.
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ISSN: 
1573-4234
Volume: 
65

Milan Zafirovski,

The book rediscovers liberal modernity as the master process and destination of Western civilization, and its anti-liberal adversaries, notably conservatism, as the ghosts of a dead past. The anti-liberal rumors of the ‘dead’ of liberalism are ‘greatly exaggerated’.
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Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004160521
E-ISBN: 
9789047420699
Publication date: 
June 2007
€76,20
$91.80
€127,00
$153.00

Edited by Michael R. Ott, Grand Valley State University

This book contains the work of international scholars who address the contemporary globalizing antagonism between religion and secularity, in the theoretical and practical pursuit for this antagonism’s reconciliation in a more just, humane and peaceful future society and world.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004160149
E-ISBN: 
9789047430209
Publication date: 
May 2007
€76,20
$91.80
€127,00
$153.00

Paul Paolucci, Eastern Kentucky University

This book examines both problems in traditional readings of Marx's texts and how he used several methods of science to inform his dialectical thinking, historical materialist research, political economic analyses, and his communist project. A case is made for Marx's continuing methodological...
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004158603
E-ISBN: 
9789047420972
Publication date: 
June 2007
€76,20
$91.80
€127,00
$153.00

Edited by Richard A. Dello Buono, Manhattan College and José Bell Lara, University of Havana

This collection focuses on the social consequences of neoliberal crises in Latin America. It includes a critical yet sympathetic analysis of ruling leftist governments in the region and discusses the larger constraints facing organized attempts to politically transform the Americas.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004153653
E-ISBN: 
9789047410881
Publication date: 
November 2006
€76,20
$91.80
€127,00
$153.00

Edited by Warren S. Goldstein, University of Central Florida

This collection of essays brings together scholars who use frameworks provided by Marx and Critical Theory in analyzing religion. Its goal is to establish a critical theory of religion within sociology of religion as an alternative to rational choice.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004152380
Publication date: 
June 2006
€76,20
$91.80
€127,00
$153.00

Edited by Andrew Jorgenson, Washington State University and Edward Kick, North Carolina State University

The articles in this volume examine how the world-economy and related non-economic forms of global structuring have impacted the natural environment and the living conditions of human populations across the globe, in areas as diverse as Ancient Egypt and the modern Amazon
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004151321
Publication date: 
May 2006
€127,00
$153.00

Edited by Stephen Pfohl, Boston College, Aimee Van Wagenen, Boston College, Patricia Arend, Boston College, Abigail Brooks, Boston College, and Denise Leckenby, Boston College

This volume brings together theoretical meditations and empirical studies of the intersection of culture, power and history in social life. Contributors bring a diversity of critical sociological perspectives and subject matters to this important edited book.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004146594
Publication date: 
October 2005
€127,00
$153.00

Edited by Bruce Podobnik, Lewis and Clark College and Thomas Reifer, University of San Diego

This collection of studies examines the prospects facing the coalition of workers, environmentalists, and other progressive activists that has been created to resist neoliberal forms of globalization in the post 9/11 period.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004145832
Publication date: 
August 2005
€52,80
$63.60
€88,00
$106.00

Edited by Rodney D. Coates, Miami University

This edited volume provides a critical re-appraisal of race and ethnicity through a multi-disciplinarian, geographically varied, and historically diverse set of lenses. This approach allows for a resituation and recontextualization of our understaning of race, ethnicity and the processes by which...
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004139916
Publication date: 
October 2004
€63,00
$75.60
€105,00
$126.00

Edited by Rhonda F. Levine, Colgate University

This unique book presents classical articles from The Insurgent Sociologist along with critical reflections by their distinguished authors. The Introduction contextualizes radical sociology of the 1970s. The conclusion provides an agenda for a critical sociology that is both public and scientific.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004139923
Publication date: 
July 2004
€102,00
$122.00

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