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Thinking about the World: Philosophy and Sociology

  title={Thinking about the World: Philosophy and Sociology},
  author={Mathias Risse and John W. Meyer},
In recent decades the world has grown together in ways in which it had never been before. This integration is linked to a greatly expanded public and collective awareness of global integration and interdependence. Academics across the social sciences and humanities have reacted to the expanded realities and perceptions, trying to make sense of the world within the confines of their disciplines. In sociology, since the 1970, notions of the world as a society have become more and more prominent… 
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  • J. Hart
  • Political Science
    The Journal of Politics
  • 2003
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