Sociology of Economic Life

ISBN-10: 0813397642

ISBN-13: 9780813397641

Edition: 2nd 2001 (Revised)

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List price: $57.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Westview Press
Publication date: 9/4/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 544
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.046
Language: English

List of Figures, Tables, and Charts
Introduction to the Second Edition
Foundations of Economic Sociology
Karl Polanyi, "The Economy as Instituted Process"
Mark Granovetter, "Economic Action and Social Structure: The Problem of Embeddedness"
Richard Swedberg, "Max Weber's Vision of Economic Sociology"
Pierre Bourdieu, "The Forms of Capital"
Alejandro Portes and Julia Sensenbrenner, "Embeddedness and Immigration: Notes on the Social Determinants of Economic Action"
The Sociology of Markets
Clifford Geertz, "The Bazaar Economy: Information and Search in Peasant Marketing"
Viviana A. Zelizer, "Human Values and the Market: The Case of Life Insurance and Death in 19th-Century America"
William P. Bridges and Robert L. Nelson, "Economic and Sociological Approaches to Gender Inequality in Pay"
Stewart Macaulay, "Non-Contractual Relations in Business: A Preliminary Study"
Brian Uzzi, "Social Structure and Competition in Interfirm Networks: The Paradox of Embeddedness"
The Sociology of Firms and Industries
George Strauss, "Group Dynamics and Intergroup Relations"
Melville Dalton, "Men Who Manage"
Arthur L. Stinchcombe, "Bureaucratic and Craft Administration of Production: A Comparative Study"
Paul M. Hirsch, "Processing Fads and Fashions: An Organization-Set Analysis of Cultural Industry Systems"
William G. Roy, "Functional and Historical Logics in Explaining the Rise of the American Industrial Corporation"
Mark Granovetter, "Coase Revisited: Business Groups in the Modern Economy"
AnnaLee Saxenian, "Inside-Out: Regional Networks and Industrial Adaptation in Silicon Valley and Route 128"
Comparative and Historical Economic Sociology
Randall Collins, "Weber's Last Theory of Capitalism: A Systematization"
Frank Dobbin, "Why the Economy Reflects the Polity: Early Rail Policy in Britain, France, and the United States"
Ronald Dore, "Goodwill and the Spirit of Market Capitalism"
Gary G. Hamilton and Nicole Woolsey Biggart, "Market, Culture, and Authority: A Comparative Analysis of Management and Organization in the Far East"
David Stark, "Recombinant Property in East European Capitalism"
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