The Modern World system in the Longue Dur e

Some of today's most prominent academics discuss the capitalist world economy.

The Modern World system in the Longue Dur  e

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Pages: 352
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Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Walter L. Goldfrank, David Goodman, Andrew Szasz
Categories: Business & Economics
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Integrating environmental and world-systems analyses in chapters ranging from the ancient to the contemporary, from the global to the local, from West to East, and from North to South, this book is the first collection to analyze environmental issues from the world-systems perspective. The introduction provides Immanuel Wallerstein's fullest explication
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Language: en
Pages: 224
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Categories: Social Science
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Mass Migration in the World-system
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Pages: 254
Authors: Terry-Ann Jones, Eric Mielants
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-17 - Publisher: Routledge

Mass Migration in the World-System brings to light the multiple experiences of migrants across different zones of the world economy. By engaging wide-ranging ideas and theoretical viewpoints of the migration process, the labor market for immigrants, and the rights of migrants, this book provides an important-and much needed-interdisciplinary perspective on
Asia and the Transformation of the World-System
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Ganesh K. Trichur
Categories: Social Science
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In this collaboratively authored book world-system scholars critically synthesize Asia's re-emerging centrality despite the myriad financial crises that have punctuated the end of the U.S.-dominated Cold War world order. From different vantage points the authors review the turbulent landscape of the region that points toward a new Asian world order