Citizenship: Discourse, Theory, and Transnational Prospects / Edition 1

Citizenship: Discourse, Theory, and Transnational Prospects / Edition 1

by Peter Kivisto, Thomas Faist
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1405105518

ISBN-13: 9781405105514

Pub. Date: 07/31/2007

Publisher: Wiley

A significant addition to the growing body of literature on citizenship, this wide-ranging overview focuses on the importance, and changing nature, of citizenship. It introduces the varied discourses and theories that have arisen in recent years, and looks toward future scholarship in the field.

  • Offers an analytical assessment of the various

Overview

A significant addition to the growing body of literature on citizenship, this wide-ranging overview focuses on the importance, and changing nature, of citizenship. It introduces the varied discourses and theories that have arisen in recent years, and looks toward future scholarship in the field.

  • Offers an analytical assessment of the various thematic discourses and provides guidance in pulling together those discrete themes into a larger, more comprehensive framework
  • Identifies the four broadly conceived themes that shape the many discourses on contemporary citizenship – inclusion, erosion, withdrawal, and expansion
  • Includes a thorough introduction to the subject

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405105514
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/31/2007
Series:
Key Themes in Sociology Series
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction.

2. Inclusion.

3. Erosion.

4. Withdrawal.

5. Expansion.

6. Future Trends.

References

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