Social Change in the Age of Globalization

The Annals of the International Institute of Sociology – Volume 10

Edited by Jing Tiankui, Masamichi Sasaki and Li Peilin

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€96,00
$128.00
ISBN13: 
9789004151437
Publication Year: 
2006
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 288 pp.
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ISSN: 
1568-1548
Volume: 
10

Edited by Peter Hedström and Björn Wittrock

This volume constitutes a sustained effort by prominent sociologists and other social scientists to assess the current standing of sociology. It is a stocktaking of the unique nature of sociology in the light of advances within the discipline itself and within a range of neighbouring disciplines.
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165694
Publication date: 
January 2009

Edited by Grażyna Skąpska, Annamaria Orla-Bukowksa and Krystof Kowalski

These IIS annals delve into the issues of trust, economic inequalities, multiple modernities, postcommunism, corruption, and, finally, genocide and its social consequences. The book opens and closes with reflections on the theoretical aspects of what constitutes the moral fabric today.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004131149
Publication date: 
July 2003

Edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael with Yitzhak Sternberg

This book is about the sociologists' analyses of the newness of our time. It discusses five conceptual perspectives: (1) Multiple modernities; (2) Globalization; (3) Multiculturalism; (4) The declining accountability of the State; (5) Postmodernity. The divergent propositions which surface...
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004121973
Publication date: 
June 2001

Edited by Erwin K. Scheuch and David Sciulli

These papers, from the 1997 Cologne conference of the International Institute of Sociology, are written by major, contemporary sociologists. A number of issues are discussed, including freedom of societies; the privatisation of belief, ethnicity, and globalisation; East-West relations; and...
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004116641
Publication date: 
September 2000