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State power : a strategic-relational approach

Author: Bob Jessop
Publisher: Cambridge ; Malden, MA : Polity, 2007, ©2008.
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General Introduction What is the State? A Preliminary Definition of the State 'Putting this Book in its Place' PART I: THEORIZING THE STATE 1. The Development of the Strategic-Relational Approach Three Sources of the Strategic-Relational State Approach The First Phase in the Strategic-Relational Approach The Second Phase of the Strategic-Relational Approach The Third Phase of the Strategic-Relational Approach  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Jessop, Bob.
State power.
Cambridge ; Malden, MA : Polity, 2007, ©2008
(OCoLC)608484505
Named Person: Bob Jessop
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Jessop
ISBN: 9780745633206 074563320X 0745633218 9780745633213
OCLC Number: 153577017
Description: xiii, 301 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The development of the strategic-relational approach --
Bringing the state back in (yet again) --
Marx on political representation and the state --
Gramsci on the geography of state power --
Poulantzas on the state as a social relation --
Foucault on state, state formation, and statecraft --
The gender selectivities of the state --
Spatio-temporal dynamics and temporal sovereignty --
Multiscalar metagovernance in the European Union --
Complexity, contingent necessity, semiosis, and the SRA.
Responsibility: Bob Jessop.

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Bob Jessop presents an up-to-date account of his distinctive approach to the dialectics of structure and strategy in the exercise of state power. While his earlier work critically surveys other state  Read more...
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"A work of cutting edge state theory by the leading figure in the field." Political Studies Review "Jessop is excellent on the paradox of the state. His overall substantive project is about as Read more...

 
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