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  1. A Social Theory of the Nation-State

    The Political Forms of Modernity Beyond Methodological Nationalism

    By Daniel Chernilo

    Series: Critical Realism: Interventions (Routledge Critical Realism)

    A Social Theory of the Nation-State: the political forms of modernity beyond methodological nationalism, construes a novel and original social theory of the nation-state. It rejects nationalistic ways of thinking that take the nation-state for granted as much as globalist orthodoxy that speaks of...

    Published July 15th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Pensions and Pension Funding (v1)

    Critical Perspectives on the World Economy

    Edited by Martin Sullivan

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 26th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Fair Trade

    The Challenges of Transforming Globalization

    Edited by Laura T. Raynolds, Douglas Murray, John Wilkinson

    This book explores the challenges and potential of Fair Trade, one of the world’s most dynamic efforts to enhance global social justice and environmental sustainability through market based social change. Fair Trade links food consumers and agricultural producers across the Global North/ South...

    Published May 9th 2007 by Routledge

  4. The Extreme Right in France

    From Pétain to Le Pen

    By James Shields

    A comprehensive new historical study of the extreme right in France, from the Vichy regime to the present day. The Front National has for some years been France's third political party and the most significant extreme-right force in Europe; its leader, Jean-Marie Le Pen, contested the second round...

    Published April 25th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Nations Matter

    Culture, History and the Cosmopolitan Dream

    By Craig Calhoun

    Craig Calhoun, one of the most respected social scientists in the world, re-examines nationalism in light of post-1989 enthusiasm for globalization and the new anxieties of the twenty-first century. Nations Matter argues that pursuing a purely postnational politics is premature at best and possibly...

    Published April 18th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Teaching the Global Dimension

    Key Principles and Effective Practice

    Edited by David Hicks, Cathie Holden

    Teaching the Global Dimension specifically responds to concerns such as inequality, justice, environment and conflict in chapters written by leading educationalists in the field. It explores both the theory and practice of ‘global education’ today and provides: a framework for understanding global...

    Published April 18th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Complexity and Social Movements

    Multitudes at the Edge of Chaos

    By Graeme Chesters, Ian Welsh

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Fusing two key concerns of contemporary sociology: globalization and its discontents, and the 'complexity turn' in social theory, authors Chesters and Welsh utilize complexity theory to analyze the shifting constellation of social movement networks that constitute opposition to neo-liberal...

    Published March 21st 2007 by Routledge

  8. Understanding Weber

    By Sam Whimster

    Understanding Weber provides an accessible and comprehensive explanation of the central issues of Weber's work. Using the most recent scholarship and editions of Weber's writings, Sam Whimster establishes the full range, depth and development of Max Weber's approach to the social and cultural...

    Published March 7th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Living With Violence

    An Anthropology of Events and Everyday Life

    By Roma Chatterji, Deepak Mehta

    Series: Critical Asian Studies

    This book gives a detailed account of the ‘communal riots’ between Hindus and Muslims in Mumbai in 1992-93. It departs from the historiography of the riot, which assumes that Hindu-Muslim conflict is independent of the participants of the violence. Speaking to and interacting with the residents of...

    Published March 6th 2007 by Routledge India

  10. Social Movements

    Critical Concepts in Sociology

    Edited by Jeff Goodwin, James Jasper

    Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology

    A social movement is a collective, organized, sustained and non-institutional challenge to authorities, power holders, or cultural beliefs and practices. In the modern world, social movements are one of the main ways that people try to control their lives and articulate their moral positions. From...

    Published February 27th 2007 by Routledge