Tag: Sociology

Review of Zygmunt Bauman, Retrotopia

Posted on November 20th, 2017 by TCS

Review of Zygmunt Bauman, Retrotopia (Polity Press, 2017), 179 pages, $13.99 Publishers’ website: http://politybooks.com/bookdetail/?isbn=9781509515318 Reviewed by Zeger Polhuijs   Abstract … read more

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Video: Cosmopolitan Sociology and Confucian Worldview: Beck’s Theory in East Asia

Posted on November 22nd, 2016 by TCS

Beck’s Theory in East Asia

This is the video-abstract for the TCS article, ‘Cosmopolitan Sociology and Confucian Worldview: Beck’s Theory in East Asia’, by Sang-Jin … read more

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John Urry: Free Access to all his TCS articles

Posted on June 16th, 2016 by TCS

Urry

  For a limited time only, we’ve made all of John Urry’s TCS articles free to access.   Articles The … read more

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Moving with John Urry, by Mimi Sheller

Posted on April 20th, 2016 by TCS

Urry

Moving with John Urry by Mimi Sheller, Drexel University I write these reflections to mark our loss of the great … read more

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A Mobile Life: John Urry, 1946-2016 by Peter Adey

Posted on April 12th, 2016 by TCS

mobile lives

A Mobile Life: John Urry, 1946-2016 Peter Adey     John Urry was an extraordinary, generous and compelling force.  As … read more

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Video: John Urry on Offshore Worlds and Social Futures

Posted on August 11th, 2015 by TCS

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John Urry FAcSS’ thought-provoking Academy of Social Sciences (UK) 2015 Annual Lecture on Offshore Worlds and Social Futures, is now … read more

Les Back: How Blue Can You Get? BB King, Planetary Humanism and the Blues Behind Bars (PART TWO)

Posted on July 8th, 2015 by TCS

BB King Live in Cook County Jail

How Blue Can You Get? BB King, Planetary Humanism and the blues behind bars (PART TWO) by Les Back This … read more

Les Back: How Blue Can You Get? BB King, Planetary Humanism and the Blues Behind Bars (PART ONE)

Posted on July 3rd, 2015 by TCS

BB King Live in Cook County Jail

How Blue Can You Get? BB King, Planetary Humanism and the blues behind bars (PART ONE) by Les Back Amongst … read more

Beck in Brazil by Rodrigo Constante Martins

Posted on March 12th, 2015 by TCS

Beck's Risk Society

The influence of Ulrich Beck’s work on the social-environmental studies in Brazil by Rodrigo Constante Martins   Ulrich Beck’s work … read more

The future of affect theory: An interview with Margaret Wetherell

Posted on October 15th, 2014 by TCS

Margaret Wetherell

  The future of affect theory: An interview with Margaret Wetherell Margaret Wetherell and David Beer   This interview reflects … read more