April 1, 2006

Jean-Phillippe Béja 

Arien Mack, Editor

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Arien Mack

Editor’s Introduction

This issue of Social Research is another in our recurring series reflecting on important political and economic transitions in the world. The series began in 1988 with issues on the...

October 1, 2003

Arien Mack, Editor

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Arien Mack

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Mohsen Kadivar
An Introduction to the Public and Private Debate in Islam

The article reports on the public and private concepts in Islamic culture. The difference between the public and the private depend...

April 1, 2003

Arien Mack, Editor

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Arien Mack

Editor's Introduction

The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the Roma and another on the Dalit in India.

Wendy Doniger 

The Symbolism of Black and White Babies in the Myth of Parental...

July 1, 2000

Arien Mack, Editor

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Arien Mack

Editor’s Introduction

The decision to organize this issue on Iran was made a little more than one year ago, during the first time of Khatami’s presidency. This was a time of genuine optimism in Iran, when the possibilities of...

January 1, 2000

Arien Mack, Editor

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Arien Mack
Editor's Introduction

The article discusses several papers published within the issue which deal with the concepts of negative and positive liberalism. As exemplars of negative liberalism, the authors were sent quotes from t...

October 1, 1995

Arien Mack, Editor

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Arien Mack
Introduction

The original versions of the papers collected in this issue were given at a conference, In The Company of Animals, held at the New School for Social Research in April 1995 which was part of a multi-institutional...

October 1, 1993

Arien Mack, Editor

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Jeffrey C. Goldfarb
Introduction

Jean Bethke Elshtain

Politics Without Cliche

This article focuses on the use of clichés in politics. It draws from essays by Vaclav Havel. In a speech delivered by Havel in 1965 at a Union of Czechoslovak...

April 1, 1992

Talal Asad, Guest Editor

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Talal Asad

Religion and Politics: An Introduction

Analyzes the sociopolitical effects since the 16th century of the separation of church and state in Europe (and later in the modern West). An introductory...

April 1, 1979

Johannes Fabian, Guest Editor

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Johannes Fabian

Foreword

Charisma, once a secret password among theologians, political sociologists, and anthropologists, has now definitely entered—some will say infested—everyday language. As is of...

July 2, 1974

Arien Mack, Editor 

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Talcott Parsons

Religion in Postindustrial America: The Problem of Secularization

[reprinted in 51:2 50th Anniversary Issue Pt. 2] Discusses Protestant secularization, the effects of American civil religion and socialism upon it, and t...

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