Varieties of Multiple Modernities

New Research Design

Edited by Gerhard Preyer, Goethe-University and Michael Sussman, Sussman Corporate Security, Canada

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€110,00
$142.00
ISBN13: 
9789004306516
E-ISBN: 
9789004306714
Publication Date: 
November 2015
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 253 pp.
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ISSN: 
1568-4474
Volume: 
33

Toril Aalberg, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

This book gives a systematic and extensive comparative analysis of public beliefs about social justice. It discuses the explations behind cross-national variations and chang over time, as well as existing welfare practices influence on the public
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004129900
Publication date: 
March 2003
€46,80
$57.00
€78,00
$95.00

Edited by Laurence Roulleau-Berger, Centre National de la Récherche Scientifique, Lyon

In North-American and European cities, youth live in precarious social and economic conditions. The issue of employment has become a political problem. In this volume, sociological, economical and ethnographical perspectives are used to explain ethnic discrimination, inequalities at school,...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004125339
Publication date: 
December 2002
€48,00
$58.80
€80,00
$98.00

H.T. Wilson, York University, Toronto

This book addresses a number of interrelated issues in the old and new political economy. The focus on globalization is generally taking the mind off questions of debt and indebtedness. Capital now has such a decided institutional edge that its legitimacy in capitalist democracies is under threat...
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004124585
Publication date: 
April 2002
€78,00
$95.00

John Gelissen, Tilburg University and Radbuod University Nijmegen

This volume examines people's opinions concerning government intervention in social protection and their beliefs about social justice across a wide variety of welfare states. Its major contribution is the systematic assessment of the impact of institutional arrangements on individual attitudes.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004124578
Publication date: 
July 2002
€46,80
$57.00
€78,00
$95.00

Sohail Inayatullah, Tamkang University, Taiwan; University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia; Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Understanding Sarkar takes us on a journey deep into the mind of one of India's greatest philosophers and macrohistorians. Sarkar offers a new discourse from which to understand social change and the nature of what it means to be human....
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004128422
Publication date: 
July 2002
€67,00
$81.00

Sohail Inayatullah, Tamkang University, Taiwan; University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia; Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Understanding Sarkar takes us on a journey deep into the mind of one of India's greatest philosophers and macrohistorians. Sarkar offers a new discourse from which to understand social change and the nature of what it means to be human....
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004121935
Publication date: 
November 2001
€46,80
$57.00
€78,00
$95.00

Jan Rath, University of Amsterdam, Rinus Penninx, University of Amsterdam, Kees Groenendijk, Radboud University Nijmegen and Astrid Meyer

This book, based on interdisciplinary research, examines the establishment of Muslim institutions in Western Europe, and particularly focuses on the role played by agents from the host society and the political and ideological positions adopted by them in reaction to claims from Muslims
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004121928
Publication date: 
September 2002
€46,80
$57.00
€78,00
$95.00

H.T. Wilson, York University, Toronto

This text discusses the central role of bureaucratic representation as a key vehicle for representing the general interests of most citizens. Though formal elections remain indispensable, bureaucracies in the capital, public and social sectors, have used their superior expertise and continuity,...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004121942
Publication date: 
May 2001
€78,00
$95.00

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