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Current Issue: Volume 20, Number 2, Summer/Fall 2014

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Antisystemic Movements, Yesterday and Today

Immanuel Wallerstein Keynote Address at the
38th Annual Conference on Political Economy of the World-System

In Memoriam: Janet L. Abu-Lughod’s Contributions
to World-Systems Research

Christopher Chase-Dunn
Barry Gills
Saskia Sassen
Immanuel Wallerstein

ARTICLES (Download Articles)

Editors’ Introduction | Jackie Smith, Jennifer Bair, Scott Byrd

Chad L. Smith, Gregory Hooks, and Michael Lengefeld | Abstract | The War on Drugs in Colombia: The Environment, the Treadmill of Destruction and Risk-Transfer Militarism

Daniela Danna | Abstract | Population Dynamics in the Capitalist World-Economy

Primrose Nakazibwe and Wim Pelupessy | Abstract | Towards a Gendered Agro-Commodity Approach

Benjamin J. Marley and Samantha K. Fox | AbstractA World-Ecological Perspective on Socio-Ecological Transformation in the Appalachian Coal Industry

BOOK REVIEW SYMPOSIUM (Download Symposium)

Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital by Vivek Chibber


Ho-fung Hung | Introduction

George Steinmetz | On the Articulation of Marxist and Non-Marxist Theory in Colonial Historiography

Bruce Cumings | Back to Basics? The Recurrence of the Same in Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital

Michael Schwartz | Capitalist Development, Structural Constraint, and Human Agency in the Global South

William Sewell Jr. | On Vivek Chibber’s Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital

David Pedersen | Minding Appearances:  Labor of Representation in Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital

Vivek Chibber | Confronting Postcolonial Theory—A Response to Critics

BOOK REVIEWS (Download Reviews)

The Global Development Crisis by Ben Selwyn, reviewed by Kevan Harris

Born Out of Place: Migrant Mothers and the Politics of International Labor by Nicole Constable, Reviewed by Valerie Francisco

Seriously! Investigating Crashes and Crises as if Women Matteredby Cynthia Enloe, Reviewed by Shelley Feldman

Social Movements in Global Politics by David West, Reviewed by Zachary McKenney

The Structure of World History: From Modes of Production to Modes of Exchange by Kojin Karatani, Reviewed by Yamoi Pham