The Blackwell Companion to Political Sociology

The Blackwell Companion to Political Sociology

Editor(s): Kate Nash, Alan Scott

Published Online: 25 MAR 2008

Print ISBN: 9780631210504

Online ISBN: 9780470696071

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696071

About this Book

The Blackwell Companion to Political Sociology brings together thirty-eight original essays covering the wide inter-disciplinary field of political sociology.


  • Represents the most comprehensive overview available in the field of political sociology



  • Covers traditional questions as well as emerging topics including recent debates on gender, citizenship, and political identity



  • Includes detailed editorial introduction, abstracts, further reading lists, and a consolidated bibliography.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Approaches to Power and the Political

  2. Part II: The State and Governance - Formation and Form

  3. Part III: The Political and the Social - State and Civil Society

  4. Part III: The Political and the Social - The Politics of Collective Identity and Action

  5. Part III: The Political and the Social - Citizenship

  6. Part IV: Political Transformations - Democratization

  7. Part IV: Political Transformations - Postmodernization, Fragmentation, Globalization

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