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|Named Person:||Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein; Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein; Immanuel Wallerstein|
|Material Type:||Biography, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Immanuel Maurice Wallerstein
|ISBN:||1565845854 9781565845855 1565845935 9781565845930|
|Description:||xxii, 471 p. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||En Route to World-Systems Analysis --
Ethnicity and National Integration in West Africa --
Fanon and the Revolutionary Class --
Radical Intellectuals in a Liberal Society --
Africa in a Capitalist World --
World-Systems Analysis and Social Science --
The Rise and Future Demise of the World Capitalist System: Concepts for Comparative Analysis --
Modernization: Requiescat in Pace --
Societal Development, or Development of the World-System? --
World-Systems Analysis --
Hold the Tiller Firm: On Method and the Unit of Analysis --
Time and Duration: The Unexcluded Middle, or Reflections on Braudel and Prigogine --
What Are We Bounding, and Whom, When We Bound Social Research? --
Social Science and the Quest for a Just Society --
Institutions of the Capitalist World-Economy --
Long Waves as Capitalist Process --
(With Terence K. Hopkins) Commodity Chains in the World-Economy Prior to 1800 --
(With Joan Smith) Households as an Institution of the World-Economy --
The Three Instances of Hegemony in the History of the Capitalist World-Economy --
Culture as the Ideological Battleground of the Modern World-System --
Cleavages in the World-System: Race, Nation, Class, Ethnicity, Gender --
The Construction of Peoplehood: Racism, Nationalism, Ethnicity --
Does India Exist? --
Class Formation in the Capitalist World-Economy --
The Bourgeois(ie) as Concept and Reality --
The Ideological Tensions of Capitalism: Universalism Versus Racism and Sexism --
Resistance, Hope, and Deception --
1968, Revolution in the World-System: Theses and Queries --
Social science and the Communist interlude, or interpretations of contemporary history --
America and the world : today, yesterday, and tomorrow --
The agonies of Liberalism : what hope progress? --
Peace, stability, and legitimacy : 1900-2025/2050 --
The end of what modernity?
Immanuel Wallerstein is one of the most innovative social scientists of his generation. Past president of the International Sociological Association, he has had a major influence on the development of social thought throughout the world, and his books are translated into every major language. The Essential Wallerstein brings together for the first time the full range of his scholarship. This comprehensive collection of essays offers a unique overview of this seminal thinker's work, showing the development of his thought: from his groundbreaking research on contemporary African politics and social change, to his study of the modern world-system, to his current essays on the new structures of knowledge emerging from the crisis of the capitalist world-economy. His singular focus on the way in which change in one part of the globe affects the whole is all the more relevant as the world grows increasingly interdependent.
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.
- Economic history.
- Wallerstein, Immanuel Maurice, -- 1930-
- Economische geschiedenis.
- Internationale economie.
- História econômica.
- Economia (história;teoria)
- Wallerstein, Immanuel, -- (1930- ...)
- Histoire économique.