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The New Political Economy of Urban Education: Neoliberalism, Race, and the Right to the City (Critical Social Thought)Urban education and its contexts have changed in powerful ways. Old paradigms are being eclipsed by global forces of privatization and markets and new articulations of race, class, and urban space. These factors and more set the stage for Pauline Lipman’s insightful analysis of the relationship between education policy and the neoliberal economic, political, and ideological processes that are reshaping cities in the United States and around the globe. Using Chicago as a case study of the interc…

Rousseau's Political Writings: Discourse on Inequality, Discourse on Political Economy,  On Social Contract (Norton Critical Editions)This Norton Critical Edition includes the three most important of Rousseau’s political writings: Discourse on Inequality, Discourse on Political Economy, and On Social Contract. Each piece is fully annotated. Backgrounds includes a sketch of Rousseau’s life, selections from his Confessions, and comments on Rousseau’s work and character from such illustrious contemporaries and early critics as Voltaire, Hume, Boswell and Johnson, Paine, Kant, and Proudhon. Commentaries includes assessments …

Principles Of Political Economy - Abridged with Critical, Bibliographical, and Explanatory Notes, and a Sketch of the History of Political EconomyPrinciples Of Political Economy – Abridged with Critical, Bibliographical, and Explanatory Notes, and a Sketch of the History of Political Economy is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by John Stuart Mill is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of John Stuart Mill then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection….

Critical Political Economy of the Media: An Introduction (Communication and Society)How the media are organised and funded is central to understanding their role in society. Critical Political Economy of the Media provides a clear, comprehensive and insightful introduction to the political economic analysis of contemporary media. Jonathan Hardy undertakes a critical survey of political economy scholarship encompassing worldwide literature, issues and debates, and relationships with other academic approaches. He assesses different ways of making sense of media convergence and …

International Political Economy (Critical Concepts in Political Science)International Political Economy is a thriving interdisciplinary area of study and research based on the combined insights of international economics and international relations theory. It has become one of the fastest growing fields of study in the social sciences, and this new title in the Routledge series, Critical Concepts in Political Science, meets the need for an authoritative reference work to make sense of the subject’s already vast literature and the continuing expansion of research o…

Cultural Studies and Political Economy: Toward a New Integration (Critical Media Studies)This book addresses the notorious split between the two fields of cultural studies and political economy. Drawing on the works of Harold Innis, Theodor Adorno, Raymond Williams, Richard Hoggart, E.P. Thompson, and other major theorists in the two fields, Robert E. Babe shows that political economy can be reconciled to certain aspects of cultural studies, particularly with regards to cultural materialism. Uniting the two fields has proven to be a complex undertaking though it makes practical sens…

Business Journalism: A Critical Political Economy ApproachBusiness Journalism: A Critical Political Economy Approach critically explores the failures of business journalists in striking the balance between the bottom line business model and their role in defending the public interest. Drawing on historical and political economic perspectives and analysing these in relation to critical political economic theory, the book explores failures of business journalism through the dwindling of social responsibility in the business journalist’s role in holdin…

Intimate Economies of Immigration Detention: Critical perspectives (Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy)International migration has been described as one of the defining issues of the twenty-first century. While a lot is known about the complex nature of migratory flows, surprisingly little attention has been given to one of the most prominent responses by governments to human mobility: the practice of immigration detention. Intimate Economies of Immigration Detention provides a timely intervention, offering much needed scrutiny of the ideologies, policies and practices that enable the troubling…