The Power of Identity: The Information Age: Economy, Society, and Culture, Volume 2 (Google eBook)
In this second volume of The Information Age trilogy, with an extensive new preface following the recent global economic crisis, Manuel Castells deals with the social, political, and cultural dynamics associated with the technological transformation of our societies and with the globalization of the economy.
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Review: The Power of Identity: The Information Age: Economy, Society and Culture, Volume II (The Rise of Network Society #2)User Review - Brad - Goodreads
Fantastic overview of neo-liberal identities in the globalized world. He thoroughly puts into perspective how social networks are operating and interacting, how grass-roots movements are re-shaping identity, and the operations of us-them dichotomies around the world. Read full review
Review: The Power of Identity: The Information Age: Economy, Society and Culture, Volume II (The Rise of Network Society #2)User Review - Andrew - Goodreads
This was probably a bit more relevant of a text in the delirious years after the end of the Cold War, when the air was thick with "The End of History" and the incipient crushing forces of total ... Read full review
Preface and Acknowledgments 2003
Societal Issues and
Ecologists New Frontier
The End of Patriarchalism?
the Theory of the State
Informational Politics and the Crisis of Democracy
Social Change in the Network Society
Summary of Contents of Volumes I and III