Geographies of the new economy : critical reflections by P W Daniels; et al

By P W Daniels; et al

Preface participants record 1. Geographies of the recent economic system Andrew Leyshon, Mike Bradshaw, Peter Daniels, Jonathan Beaverstock 2. Making feel of the 'New Economy'? Realities, Myths and Geographies Ron Martin three. The previous economic system Roger Lee four. the recent financial system, or the Emperor's New outfits? Andrew C Pratt five. the recent outdated factor: E-Commerce Geographies after the increase Mathew Zook 6. the recent economic climate and gains Inequalities: Explaining Social, Spatial and Gender Divisions within the united kingdom and London Diane Perrons 7. Labour establishing within the New financial system: Examples from the us and past Andrew Herod eight. New Aspirations and outdated Dilemmas: the hot economic climate and improvement in Southeast Asia Michael Leaf nine. Russia's New financial system Julian Cooper and Mike Bradshaw

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In the case of Europe, this is certainly true and it is surely necessary to address more directly such commonalities. The idea of cultural citizenship as the contemporary paradigm of citizenship suggests such an approach. On closer inspection, it becomes evident that there is less consensus than might be apparent from a first glance of the literature on cultural citizenship. Roughly speaking, this body of writing can be divided into two groups of thinking. g. Turner 1993; Somers 1995; Stevenson 2001; Cowan et al.

The result is, in fact, a certain uncertainty as to exactly how culture, which is mostly understood in terms of diversity, is to be brought into the sphere of citizenship in so far as this concerns equality. For the sociological approach, the real challenge, it would appear, is to bring about inclusion in the sphere of identity and belonging; whereas the culture debate in political theory is about extending a more or less already 20 Gerard Delanty established framework, the national polity, to include excluded or marginalised groups.

Stevenson, N. ) (2001) Culture and Citizenship, London: Sage. Touraine, A. (2000) Can We Live Together? Equal and Different, Cambridge: Polity Press. Turner, B. S. ) (1993) Citizenship and Social Theory, London: Sage. Turner, B. and Isin, E. (eds) (2002) Handbook of Citizenship Studies, London: Sage. Urry, J. (2000) Sociology Beyond Societies: Mobilities for the Twenty-First Century, London: Routledge. 2 Globalisation and citizenship in Japan John Clammer Introduction The nature of citizenship has been a contested theme in post-war Japanese history, and with Japan’s increasing involvement in global politics, the question of who is a citizen has taken on fresh salience.

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