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A world-systems reader

A world-systems reader

new perspectives on gender, urbanism, cultures, indigenous peoples, and ecology

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social systems,
  • System theory,
  • Sex role,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Urbanization,
  • Social ecology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Thomas D. Hall
    ContributionsHall, Thomas D., 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM701 .W67 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 339 p. ;
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18107339M
    ISBN 100847691837, 0847691845
    LC Control Number99048269

    of the modern world-system that a world-economy has survived for years and yet has not come to be transformed into a world-empire--a peculiarity that is the secret of its strength. This peculiarity is the political side of the form of economic organization called Size: 97KB. The first volume in a new series from SAGE presenting work in the world-systems perspective, a school of social science thought that views the world economy as a single system across time and space. This first volume is a sourcebook reader of the most fundamental work in the field, drawn from Review, the journal most concerned with the work of this perspective, and from volumes in SAGE's.

    PDF | On , Thomas R. Shannon and others published Review of "A World-Systems Reader: New Perspectives on Urbanism, Cultures, Indigenous Peoples, and Ecology," by . Galileo's book, Dialogue on the Two Chief World Systems, Ptolemaic and Copernican, comes alive for twentieth-century readers thanks to Maurice Finocchiaro's brilliant new translation and ned by the Inquisition for its heretical proposition that the earth revolves around the sun, Galileo's masterpiece takes the form of a debate, divided into four "days," among three.

      As an introduction to world-systems analysis the reader is well set out in five parts. The first part offers two helpful overviews, one by Thomas Hall and the other by Peter Grimes, of the nature and scope of world-systems research. Hall also gives a very clear outline of comparative world-systems analysis in a later article (). A World-Systems Reader: New Perspectives on Gender, Urbanism, Cultures, Indigenous Peoples, and Ecology, edited by Thomas D. Hall. Boulder, CO: Rowman and Littlefield Press. This book brings together some of the most influential new research from the world-systems perspective.


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Galileo's book, Dialogue on the Two Chief World Systems, Ptolemaic and Copernican, comes alive for twentieth-century readers thanks to Maurice Finocchiaro's brilliant new translation and presentation. Condemned by the Inquisition for its heretical proposition that the earth revolves around the sun, Galileo's masterpiece takes the form of a debate, divided into four days.

Immanuel Wallerstein is a Senior Research Scholar at Yale University and Director of the Fernand Braudel Center at Binghamton University. Among his many books are The Modern World-System (three volumes); The End of the World as We Know It: Social Science for the Twenty-first Century; Utopistics: Or, Historical Choices of the Twenty-first Century; and Unthinking Social Science: The Limits of.

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Hall (Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ).The Journal of World-Systems Research (JWSR) (issn x) is currently published under under the the sponsorship of the Institute for Research on World-Systems at the University of California, Riverside; the Center for Global, International, & Regional Studies, and the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Galileo's book, Dialogue on the Two Chief World Systems, Ptolemaic and Copernican, comes alive for twentieth-century readers thanks to Maurice Finocchiaro's brilliant new translation and ned by the Inquisition for its heretical proposition that the earth revolves around the sun, Galileo's masterpiece takes the form of a debate, divided into four "days," Brand: University of California Press.