International Sociology
Published Issues
2002. Volume 17. Editor: Saďd Amir Arjomad
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International Sociology
Vol. 17, No. 1, 2002

Local Conformity to International Norms: The Case of Female Genital Cutting
Elizabeth Heger Boyle, Barbara J.McMorris and Mayra Gómez

Overseas Studies and the Rise of Foreign Cultural Capital in Modern China
Hui Huang

Towards a Sociology of Arts Collections: Irish Intellectuals, Modernity and the Making of a Modern Art Collection
Marta Herrero

The Practice of Sports as Political Expression? Rock Climbing at Claret (France)
Eric de Léséleuc, Jacques Gleyse and Anne Marcellini

Communality, Razionalization, and Distributive Justice: Changing Evaluation of Work in the Israeli Kibbutz
Yechezkel Dar

Monetary Privacy in the Information Economy: Bank Confidentiality in Monaco
Matthew Donaghy

OBITUARY
Edmund Mokrzycki
1937-2001

BOOK REVIEWS
Mini Vianello and Gwen Moore (eds and coordinators), Gendering Elites: Economic and Political Leadership in 27 Industrialized Societies
Reviewed by Elisa P. Reis

Vilma Seeberg, The Rhetoric and reality of Mass Education in Mao’s China
Reviewed by Borge Bakken

 

International Sociology
Vol. 17, No. 2, 2002
NATIONAL SOCIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATIONS
GUEST EDITOR: JENNIFER PLATT

Introduction
Jennifer Platt

From Republic of Scholars to Jamboree of Academic Sociologists: The German Sociological Society, 1909-99
Dirk Kaesler

The History of the British Sociological Association
Jennifer Platt

No Brains, No Initiative, No Collaboration-The Austrian Case
Christian Fleck

The Multifarious and Changing Functions of the Polish Sociological Association
Antoni Sulek

The Russian Sociological Association: Actors and Scenery on a Revolving Stage
I.A. Butenko

Sociology Associations in Turkey: Continuity behind Discontinuity
Nilgün Celebi

The Profession and its Association: Five Decades of the Indian Sociological Society
Sujata Patel

Life Course Patterns of National Associations
Ida Harper Simpson

BOOK REVIEWS
Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Charting a New Course: The Politics of Globalization and Social Transformation
Reviewed by Heinz R. Sonntag

Steven Vertovec, The Hindu Diaspora: Comparative Patterns
Reviewed by Jorge Malheiros

Stephen Lax (ed.), Access Denied in the Information Age
Reviewed by Ann Travers

Anthony Giddens, Sociology
Reviewed by Wanîa Rezende Silva

Roswitha Breckner, Devorah Kalekin-Fishman and Ingrid Miethe (eds), Biographies and the Division of Europe: Experience, Action and Change on the 'Eastern Side'
Reviewed by Karlheinz Schneider

Michčle Lamont and Laurent Thévonot (eds), Rethinking Comparative Cultural Sociology: Repertoires of Evaluation in France and the Unites States
Reviewed by Edward A. Tiryakian

 

International Sociology
Vol. 17, No. 3, 2002

Globalization, Unreason and the Dilemmas of American Military Strategy
Ian Roxborough

Race and Sociological Reason in the Republic: Inquiries on the Métis in the French Empire (1908-37)
Emmanuelle Saada

Is There a Transnational Business Community?
William K. Carroll and Meindert Fennema

The Formalization of Informal / Precarious Labor in Contemporary Argentina
Clara Olmedo and Martin J. Murray

BOOK REVIEWS
German Advisory Council on Global Change, World in Transition 2
J.X. Kasperson and R. Kasperson, eds, Global Environmental Risk
T. O'Riordan, ed., Globalism, Localism and Identity
H. Anheier, M. Glasius and M. Kaldor, eds, Global Civil Society 2001
Peter Waterman, Globalization, Social Movements and the New Internationalisms
J.D. Schmidt and J. Hersh, eds, Globalization and Social Change
P. Brown, A. Green and H. Lauder, eds, High Skills
P. Brown and H. Lauder, Capitalism and Social Progress
A. Hoogvelt, Globalization and the Postcolonial World
P. Kennedy and C.J. Danks, eds, Globalization and National Identities
M. Cross and R. Moore, eds, Globalization and the New City
R. Münch, Nation and Citizenship in the Global Age
Reviewed by Luke Martell

Leslie Sklair, The Transnational Capitalist Class
Reviewed by Matthew Flynn

 

International Sociology
Vol. 17, No. 4, 2002

Social Conflict and Regime Formation: A Comparative Study of South Korea and Costa Rica
Gi-Wook Shin and Gary Hytrek

Structural Expansion and the Cost of Global Isomorphism: A Cross-National Study of Ministerial Structure, 1950-1990
Young S. Kim, Yong Suk Jang and Hokyu Hwang

Bridging Global Divides? Strategic Framing and Solidarity in Transnational Social Movement Organizations
Jackie Smith

Beyond the Paradoxical Conception of Civil Society without Citizenship
Agnes S. Ku

The Sociological Life of Pierre Bourdieu
Loďc Wacquant

BOOK REVIEWS
Miguel Angel Centeno and Fernando López-Alves (eds), The Other Mirror: Grand Theory through the Lens of Latin America
Edgardo Lander (ed.), La colonialidad del saber: eurocentrismo y ciencias sociales. Perspectivas latinoamericanas
Reviewed by Göran Therborn

Nikolai Genov and Ulrike Becker (eds), Social Science in Southeastern Europe
Reviewed by Matevz Tomsic

David Y.H. Wu and Tan Chee-beng (eds), Changing Chinese Foodways in Asia
Reviewed by Alan Warde

David I. Kertzer and Dominique Arel (eds), Census and Identity: The Politics of Race, Ethnicity, and Language in National Censuses
Reviewed by Victoria Koroteyeva

Annual Index

 


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