The Underground Church

Nonviolent Resistance to the Vatican Empire

Kathleen Kautzer, Regis College

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€123,00
$164.00
ISBN13: 
9789004219380
E-ISBN: 
9789004226050
Publication Date: 
March 2012
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xvii, 346 pp.
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James J. Chriss, Cleveland State University

In Confronting Gouldner James J. Chriss analyses the critical theory of sociologist Alvin W. Gouldner, exploring such issues as social justice, marriage and family, religion, political activism, public sociology, deviance and crime, and the problem of the communist dictator.
Series: 
Volume: 
76
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004232419
Expected: 
February 2015

Edited by Michael J. Thompson, William Paterson University

Constructing Marxist Ethics offers a series of compelling essays that reassess the role of ethics and moral values in Marxist theory and philosophy.
Series: 
Volume: 
74
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254145
Expected: 
February 2015

Brecht De Smet, Ghent University>

In A Dialectical Pedagogy of Revolt Brecht De Smet integrates the political thought of Antonio Gramsci with the cultural psychology of Lev Vygotsky into an original perspective on revolutionary subjectivity that is deployed to understand the Egyptian “Tahrir” Revolution.
Series: 
Volume: 
73
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262652
Expected: 
January 2015

Edited by Savaş Çoban

This volume applies a critical lens to our understanding of how mass communication impacts our understanding of and potential for meaningful social change in the global political economy.
Series: 
Volume: 
72
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272927
Publication date: 
September 2014

Mildred A. Schwartz, University of Illinois at Chicago and New York University

In Trouble in the University Mildred A. Schwartz accounts for the corruption of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey as resulting from its organization and network relations and shows those findings to apply in general to higher education tied to health care.
Series: 
Volume: 
71
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278660
Publication date: 
July 2014

James Petras, Binghamton University and Henry Veltmeyer, Saint Mary's University and Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas. With contributions by Paul Bowles, Dennis Canterbury, Norman Girvan, and Darcy Tetreault

This book explores the changing face of US imperialism in the context of a system that is in crisis. At issue are the devastating effects of the turn of many multinational corporations towards ‘extractivism’—a pillage of society’s natural resources.
Series: 
Volume: 
70
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004268852
Publication date: 
July 2014

Graham Cassano, Oakland University

In A New Kind of Public: Community, Solidarity, and Political Economy in New Deal Cinema, 1935-1948, Graham Cassano examines the contending ways in which New Deal cinema attempted to explain the causes and consequences of the Great Depression to audiences shaped by economic struggle and new forms...
Series: 
Volume: 
69
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004275195
Publication date: 
July 2014

John Asimakopoulos, City University of New York

In Social Structures of Direct Democracy John Asimakopoulos develops a political economy of structural equality making strong empirical arguments for radical transformation toward direct democracy by filling positions of political and economic authority with randomly selected citizens.
Series: 
Volume: 
68
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262720
Publication date: 
June 2014

Edited by Michael R. Ott, Grand Valley State University

In The Dialectics of the Religious and the Secular, fifteen international scholars address the question of the relevancy, meaning, and future of religion within the increasing antagonisms between the religious and secular realms of modern civil society and its globalization.
Series: 
Volume: 
67
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004263130
Publication date: 
May 2014

Edited by Andy Blunden

Collaborative Projects - An Interdisciplinary Study demonstrates that the concept of 'project' may unify research across a range of human sciences, and presents eleven diverse research projects and a philosophical introduction to prove it.
Series: 
Volume: 
66
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004261211
Publication date: 
June 2014

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