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AftermathA New Global Economic Order?

Aftermath: A New Global Economic Order?

Craig Calhoun and Georgi Derluguian (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814772836
eISBN:
9780814748695
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814772836.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

The global financial crisis showed deep problems with mainstream economic predictions, as well as the vulnerability of the world's richest countries and the enormous potential of some poorer ones. ... More

Business as UsualThe Roots of the Global Financial Meltdown

Business as Usual: The Roots of the Global Financial Meltdown

Craig Calhoun and Georgi Derluguian (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814772775
eISBN:
9780814723555
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814772775.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This book situates the current crisis in the historical trajectory of the capitalist world-system, showing how the crisis was made possible not only by neoliberal financial reforms but by a massive ... More

The Deepening CrisisGovernance Challenges after Neoliberalism

The Deepening Crisis: Governance Challenges after Neoliberalism

Craig Calhoun and Georgi Derluguian (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814772805
eISBN:
9780814723562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814772805.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

Response to financial meltdown is entangled with basic challenges to global governance. Environment, global security and ethnicity and nationalism are all global issues today. Focusing on the ... More

Economics and Youth ViolenceCrime, Disadvantage, and Community

Economics and Youth Violence: Crime, Disadvantage, and Community

Richard Rosenfeld, Mark Edberg, Xiangming Fang, and Curtis S. Florence (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814789308
eISBN:
9780814760239
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814789308.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

How do economic conditions such as poverty, unemployment, inflation, and economic growth impact youth violence? This book provides a new perspective on this crucial issue. Pinpointing the economic ... More

Entitled to NothingThe Struggle for Immigrant Health Care in the Age of Welfare Reform

Entitled to Nothing: The Struggle for Immigrant Health Care in the Age of Welfare Reform

Lisa Sun-Hee Park

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814768013
eISBN:
9780814768334
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814768013.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This book investigates how the politics of immigration, health care, and welfare are intertwined. Documenting the formal return of the immigrant as a “public charge,” or a burden upon the State, the ... More

JapanThe Precarious Future

Japan: The Precarious Future

Anne Allison (ed.)

Published in print:
1953
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781479889389
eISBN:
9781479830893
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479889389.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

In Japan: The Precarious Future, a group of distinguished scholars of Japanese economics, politics, law, and society examine the various roads that might lie ahead for this East Asian nation. Will ... More

Money at WorkOn the Job with Priests, Poker Players and Hedge Fund Traders

Money at Work: On the Job with Priests, Poker Players and Hedge Fund Traders

Kevin J. Delaney

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814720806
eISBN:
9780814738078
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814720806.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This book explores how we think about money and, particularly, how our jobs influence that thinking. By spotlighting people for whom money is the focus of their work, the book illuminates how the ... More

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