Conversations with Manuel Castells / Edition 1

Conversations with Manuel Castells / Edition 1

by Manuel Castells, Martin Ince
     
 

ISBN-10: 0745628494

ISBN-13: 9780745628493

Pub. Date: 06/15/2003

Publisher: Wiley

In a series of conversations Manuel Castells, one of the world's best known social scientists, explains and expands his work. He builds on his earlier thinking, opening it to new audiences and taking it into new areas in a highly accessible way.

  • Manuel Castells explains and expands his work in a series of conversations with British journalist Martin

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Overview

In a series of conversations Manuel Castells, one of the world's best known social scientists, explains and expands his work. He builds on his earlier thinking, opening it to new audiences and taking it into new areas in a highly accessible way.

  • Manuel Castells explains and expands his work in a series of conversations with British journalist Martin Ince.
  • Castells builds on his earlier work, opening it to new audiences, and taking it into new areas in a highly accessible way.
  • Includes new thinking on social organisations and identity; new areas of innovation, including biotechnology and nanotechnology; education, knowledge and culture; and his analysis of areas of the world (Africa, Russia, Europe, the Americas and Asia) of which he has specialist knowledge.
  • Contains a detailed biography of Castells and a bibliography of his voluminous scholarly work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745628493
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/15/2003
Series:
PCVS-Polity Conversations Series, #6
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

Introduction.

1. Manuel’s life and work.

2. Innovation.

3. The Space of Flows.

4. Social movements and organisations.

5. Identity.

6. Politics and Power.

7. Castells’ world tour.

8. A world of knowledge.

Bibliography.

Biographies of the Authors.

Index

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