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Public Sociologies: A Symposium from Boston College
This symposium brings together the theory and practice of public sociology. The introduction sets out the meanings of public sociology, emphasizing its plurality and its relation to multiple publics.Expand
Naming the Enemy : Anti-corporate movements confront globalization
* Introduction * 1. Structure and Anti-Structure in the Face of Globalization * 2. Contestation and Reform * 3. Globalization from Below * 4. Delinking, Relocalization and Sovereignty * 5. PopCultureExpand
Phenomenology and Sociology.
Managing professionals
ConclusionThe argument here has been that professionals are increasingly subject to management control, but a different type than that experienced by industrial workers. The distinction betweenExpand
Corporation Nation: How Corporations are Taking Over Our Lives -- and What We Can Do About It
Foreword by Ralph Nader. In "Corporation Nation "Derber addresses the unchecked power of today's corporations to shape the way we work, earn, buy, sell, and think the very way we live. Huge,Expand
Toward a Theory of Worker Participation
This paper proposes that the emergence of shop-floor worker participation projects in many of the largest corporations in the United States has major theoretical interest because it points to a shiftExpand
Sponsorship and the control of physicians
The dramatic shift from solo to organizationally-based practice of physicians has been widely noted.2 Physicians now work in a remarkable array of different organizational contexts, with aExpand