Globalization And The State: Sociological Perspectives on the State of the State

Hardcover | March 15, 2009

EditorWillem Schinkel

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Internationally-renowned scholars, including Zygmunt Bauman, Saskia Sassen, Loic Wacquant and Craig Calhoun come together in this exciting new collection to debate the role of the nation state in an age of globalization, examining key areas including finance, migration, terrorism, crime, the welfare state and the legal system.

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Internationally-renowned scholars, including Zygmunt Bauman, Saskia Sassen, Loic Wacquant and Craig Calhoun come together in this exciting new collection to debate the role of the nation state in an age of globalization, examining key areas including finance, migration, terrorism, crime, the welfare state and the legal system.

WILLEM SCHINKEL is Assistant Professor of Theoretical Sociology at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. He has published books and articles in the fields of Theoretical Sociology, the Sociology of Violence and the Sociology of Art.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.62 inPublished:March 15, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:023057405X

ISBN - 13:9780230574052

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Notes on the contributors
Dignitas non moritur? The State of the State in an Age of Social Hypochondria--W. Schinkel
The State and Globalization: Denationalized Participation and More Executive Powers--S. Sassen
The Monitoring State and Financial Markets--M. Noordegraaf and L. Noordegraff-Eelens
Framing the Sovereignty of 'The Democratic State' Sociologically: Reflections on the Political System, Contemporary Populism and Democracy--R. Laermans
The Demons of an Open Society--Z. Bauman
Add a Little Europe for Extra National Strength? The Europeanization of Justice and Home Affairs--D. Broeders
Irregular Migration, Criminality, and the State--G. Engbersen
The Transformation of the Welfare State: What is Left of Public Responsibility?--R. van der Veen
The New Mission of the Penal State--L. Wacquant
Cosmopolitanism and Nationalism--C. Calhoun
Conclusion: Towards a Sociological Theory of the State?--W. Schinkel