Describes how new kinds of direct-action labor movements are emerging to reshape American labor activism in the twenty-first century.
Demostrates that a true liberal capitalism still has the capacity to enable personal well-being while dealing with new challenges such as pandemics, climate change, and automation.
In-depth study of the enduring impact of the 1970s debate between state theorists Ralph Miliband and Nicos Poulantzas.
Examines Hegel’s unique understanding and assessment of capitalism as an economic, social, and cultural phenomenon.
Detailed examination of the territorial and governance dimensions of contemporary welfare reforms in the United States and Europe.
Addresses the power of oligopolistic corporations in contemporary society.
Examines the political significance of ideas about happiness through the work of utilitarian philosophers William Thompson and Jeremy Bentham.
Discusses the many facets of globalization and its feasible reform in easy-to-understand language.
Newly updated comparative study of economic development policy, and its relationship with local power structures and cultural and social relations, in two Maryland towns.
Expanded new edition of an important study of the protracted violence in Colombia.
Reveals the role played by political and economic elites in the privileging of civilian commercial nuclear energy over other options, such as solar, in the United States after 1945.
An astute assessment of democratic principles and decision-making structures in the global business world.
Examines the recent “War on Terror” and the increasing privatization of international policing through the lens of detective fiction and security and espionage narratives.
Explores the relationship between media and democracy against the broader background of globalization.
Traces the history of European monetary negotiations from the 1960s to the 1990s.