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Wallerstein, Immanuel Maurice 1930-

Overview
Works: 770 works in 2,544 publications in 15 languages and 38,413 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Interviewee, Other, Author of introduction, Compiler, Translator, n, pdr, Commentator, Creator, Composer, Publishing director, Director
Classifications: HC51, 330.94022
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Capitalist agriculture and the origins of the European world-economy in the sixteenth century by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

176 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the beginnings and early conditions of the European economic system elucidates the social effects of division of labor, class-formation, and international commerce
The Political economy of contemporary Africa by Peter Claus Wolfgang Gutkind( Book )

34 editions published between 1959 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The capitalist world-economy : essays by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

55 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the two central conflicts of capitalism, bourgeois versus proletarian and core versus periphery
Africa, the politics of independence; an interpretation of modern African history by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

23 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical capitalism by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

56 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World-systems analysis : an introduction by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

27 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In World-Systems Analysis, Immanuel Wallerstein provides a concise, accessible, and comprehensive introduction to the revolutionary approach to understanding the history and development of the modern world that he pioneered thirty years ago. Since Wallerstein first developed world-systems analysis, it has become a widely utilized methodology within the historical social sciences and a common point of reference within discussions of global processes. Now, for the first time in one volume, Wallerstein offers a succinct summary of world-systems analysis and a clear outline of the modern world-system, describing the structures of knowledge upon which it is based, its mechanisms, and its future. Intended for general readers, students, and experienced practitioners alike, this book presents the definitive overview of world-systems analysis by its original architect. Wallerstein explains the defining characteristics of world-systems analysis: its emphasis on world-systems rather than nation-states, insistence on the need to consider historical processes as they unfold over long periods of time, and demand that bodies of knowledge usually viewed as distinct from one another--such as history, political science, economics, and sociology--be combined and considered within a single analytical framework. He describes the world-system as a social reality comprised of interconnected nations, firms, households, classes, and identity groups of all kinds. He identifies and highlights the significance of the key moments in the evolution of the modern world-system: the development of a global capitalist economy in the sixteenth-century, the beginning of two centuries of liberal centrism in the French Revolution of 1789, and the undermining of that centrism in the global revolts of 1968, which triggered a terminal structural crisis within the modern world-system
Africa, the politics of unity : an analysis of a contemporary social movement by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

24 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of the world-economy : the states, the movements, and the civilizations : essays by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social change; the colonial situation by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

11 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After liberalism by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

41 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In After Liberalism, the distinguished historian and political scientist Immanuel Wallerstein examines the process of disintegration of our modern world-system and speculates on the changes that may occur during the next few decades. He explores the historical choices before us and suggests paths for reconstructing our world-system on a more rational and socially equitable basis."--Back cover
Race, nation, class : ambiguous identities by Étienne Balibar( Book )

38 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A signal work in contemporary race theory and the study of nationalism, Race, Nation, Class brings the conditions of presentday racism into focus. Situating racial and ethnic relations within the social structures maintained by nationalist ideologies, class interests, and veiled conflicts, Balibar and Wallerstein illustrate racism's particularity as both symptom and tool in capitalism's latest stage of development. Packed with clear-sighted historical analysis and productive debates, this book marks a major shift in Western Marxism towards a deeper understanding of social strife
Unthinking social science : the limits of nineteenth-century paradigms by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

36 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this, new edition of a classic work -- now with a new preface -- on the roots of social scientific thinking, Immanuel Wallerstein develops a thorough-going critique of the legacy of nineteenth-century social science for social thought in the new millennium. We have to "unthink"--Radically revise and discard -- many of the presumptions that still remain the foundation of dominant perspectives today. Once considered liberating, these notions are now barriers to a clear understanding of our social world. They include, for example, ideas built into the concept of "development." In place of such a notion, Wallerstein stresses transformations in time and space. Geography and chronology should not be regarded as external influences upon social transformations but crucial to what such transformation actually is. Unthinking Social Science applies the ideas thus elaborated to a variety of theoretical areas and historical problems. Wallerstein also offers a critical discussion of the key figures whose ideas have influenced the position he formulates -- including Karl Marx and Fernand Braudel, among others. In the concluding sections of the book, Wallerstein demonstrates how these new insights lead to a revision of world-systems analysis." -- Publisher description
Geopolitics and geoculture : essays on the changing world-system by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

26 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The university crisis reader by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

19 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of the world as we know it : social science for the twenty-first century by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wallerstein divides his work between an appraisal of significant recent events and a study of the shifts in thought influenced by those events. The End of the World As We Know It concludes with a crucial analysis of the momentous intellectual challenges to social science as we know it and suggests possible responses to them."--Jacket
The decline of American power : the U.S. in a chaotic world by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contrary to the prevailing views of the mainstream, social scientist Immanuel Wallerstein argues that the principal crisis facing the US and the world is not terrorism, but rather the decline of American power and the decay in the organizational structures of the world system. The book analyses this process and discusses some of the major real and false themes of our times: globalization, Islam, racism, democracy, intellectuals and the left
Alternatives : the United States confronts the world by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the U.S. has been in decline since the 1970s and how these longer trends dovetail with current Bush administration policies, which Wallerstein describes as an attempt to reverse the decline in ways that are disastrous to the future of the country and the world. The book's middle section is a log of commentaries written between 2001 and 2004 detailing how the Bush administration has broken the pattern of foreign policies set by six presidents, from Richard Nixon to Bill Clinton. Wallerstein suggests that a threshold has been crossed that will make it difficult for future presidents to practice the kind of "soft" multilateralism in foreign policy American presidents have used in the past
Mercantilism and the consolidation of the European world-economy, 1600-1750 by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centrist liberalism triumphant, 1789/1914 by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

19 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encompassing the 19th century from the revolutionary era of 1789 to the First World War, 3 great ideologies - conservatism, liberalism and radicalism - emerged in response to worldwide cultural transformation that came about when the French Revolution legitimized the sovereignty of the people
The essential Wallerstein by Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Essential Wallerstein is an ideal introduction to the extensive body of work from a thinker who helped introduce globally sensitive thinking to the field of social science."--Pub. desc
 
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Capitalist agriculture and the origins of the European world-economy in the sixteenth century
Alternative Names
Émmanwïl Vallerstaýn

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Immanuel Wallerstein economic historian

Immanuel Wallerstein sociologo e economista statunitense

Immanuel Wallerstein US-amerikanischer Sozialwissenschaftler

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Валлерстайн, Иммануель 1930-

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עמנואל ולרשטיין

إيمانويل فالرشتاين، 1930-

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월러스타인 I. 1930-

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월러스타인, 임마뉴엘 1930-

월러스틴, 이매뉴얼

월러스틴, 이매뉴얼 1930-

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伊曼紐·華勒斯坦

华勒斯坦, 伊曼努尓

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The capitalist world-economy : essaysWorld-systems analysis : an introductionThe politics of the world-economy : the states, the movements, and the civilizations : essaysAfter liberalismRace, nation, class : ambiguous identitiesUnthinking social science : the limits of nineteenth-century paradigmsGeopolitics and geoculture : essays on the changing world-systemThe end of the world as we know it : social science for the twenty-first century