The Problem of Order in the Global Age

Systems and Mechanisms

  • Authors
  • Andreas┬áPickel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Andreas Pickel
      Pages 1-14
  3. Tools for the Study of Order

  4. The Challenge of Postcommunist Transformation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Andreas Pickel
      Pages 93-109
  5. The Challenge of Globalization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. Andreas Pickel
      Pages 157-168
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 169-218

About this book


This important contribution to the study of the problem of order, which figures prominently in today's globalization debate, focuses on the role of sovereignty. It advances arguments based on psychocultural perspectives and looks at postcommunist transformations and changes in political, economic and cultural orders at all levels of social life.


communism Design globalization Nation social science sovereignty transformation

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