Browse Dept. of Sociology by Contributor "Jan Nederveen Pieterse"
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(2008)The data used in the dissertation includes in-depth interviews, governmental documents, and media reports. In 2003 and 2005, I conducted fifty-one interviews of businesspeople and their family members in Taiwan and in ...
(2008)The dissertation first develops theoretical perspectives of migration intermediaries and presents them in a form of typology. Migration intermediaries are segmentedly embedded in immigration process, which occurs as a ...
The Neoliberal Transformation of the Developmental State in South Korea: The Financial Sector, Reform Politics, and Global Capital (2006)This study addresses the neoliberal transformation of the developmental state in South Korea since from the 1960s through the present focusing on the financial sector, reform politics, and global capital. Chapter One ...
(2003)Theoretically, this study presents a critique of the received ideas on Islam and Islamism that have hitherto conceptualized them outside of and in contradiction with modernity and capitalism. By embedding modernity and ...
(2004)This study is situated in and seeks to contribute to an expanding body of literature on globalization and cities, and more specifically to the global city theory and research. These studies have drawn attention to the ...