Facing An Unequal World

Challenges for Global Sociology
SAGE Publications Ltd (Verlag)
  • 1. Auflage
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  • erschienen am 23. März 2018
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  • Hardcover
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  • 360 Seiten
978-1-5264-3556-9 (ISBN)
Sociology in the modern world faces many challenges. This edited volume explores significant themes including inequality, structures of power, conceptions of justice and sustainable futures, forming a critical examination across twenty-five individually authored chapters.

This text forms part of SAGE Studies in International Sociology series (SSIS).
  • Englisch
  • London
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  • Großbritannien
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  • Höhe: 234 mm
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  • Breite: 156 mm
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  • Dicke: 24 mm
  • 684 gr
978-1-5264-3556-9 (9781526435569)
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Chapter 1: Introduction - Raquel Sosa Elízaga
Part One: Capitalism and Inequality: Globalized Economies and Fractured Societies
Chapter 2: When Extractive Logics Rule: Proliferating Expulsions - Saskia Sassen
Chapter 3: Resilience, Resistance and Rewiring the World Economy: A View from the South - Ari Sitas
Chapter 4: Stratification Requiescat in Pace: Paradigm Shift: From 'Stratification' and Mobility to Inequality - Göran Therborn
Part Two: Economic, Territorial and Social Dimensions of Inequality
Chapter 5: Globalization, Uneven Economic Development, Inequality and Poverty: The Interactive Effects Between Position in the Modern World System and Domestic Stratification Systems - Harold Kerbo
Chapter 6: Poverty and Inequality in the Arab World - Habibul Haque Khondker
Chapter 7: Amazonia: Territorial Tensions in Progress - Carlos Walter Porto-Goncalves
Chapter 8: Climate Change and Vulnerable Urban Groups: Comparative Analysis of Taipei and Kaohsiung - Keng-Ming Hsu & Hsin-Huang Michael Hsiao
Chapter 9: The Coming of the New Class Society: Gender Matters - Chizuko Ueno
Chapter 10: Duel of the Dualisms: Production and Reproduction Reconfiguring - Susan A. McDaniel
Chapter 11: The Historic Environment in Opposition to Social Inequalities - Hiroyuki Torigoe
Chapter 12: The Capability Approach, Social Development and Human Rights - Jean-Michel Bonvin
Chapter 13: Two Dissident Ways of Reading on Inequality - Ana Esther Ceceña
Chapter 14: Framing Arab Poverty Knowledge Production: A Socio-bibliometric Study - Sarah El Jamal & Sari Hanafi
Part Three: Reforms, Resistance and Alternatives: New Ways Towards Social Justice
Chapter 15: The Limits of Reform in Liberal Democracies - Walden Bello
Chapter 16: Tensions Between Development, Public Policies to Confront Poverty/Inequality and the Defense of Pluriculturality in South America - Edgardo Lander
Chapter 17: Inequitable Access to Citizenship in Democratic States: An Exploration of the Limits of Gendered Social Policies for the Attainment of Gender Inequality - Grace Khunou
Chapter 18: Collective Right to Life and New Social Justice: the Case of the Bolivian Indigenous Movement - Paulo Henrique Martins
Chapter 19: Demanding Justice: Popular Protests in China - Chih-Jou Jay Chen
Chapter 20: Thomas Piketty and the Marikana Massacre - Peter Alexander
Chapter 21: From Tekel to Gezi Resistance in Turkey: Possibilities for a Combined Rights Movement - Aylin Topal
Chapter 22: Socio-ecological Inequality and the Democratization Process - José Esteban Castro
Raquel Sosa has assembled an incredibly complete set of analyses of inequality written by a range of scholars about a wide range of issues. Incomparable essential reading. -- Immanuel Wallerstein

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