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Cohen, Robin 1944-

Overview
Works: 89 works in 594 publications in 6 languages and 14,967 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: JV6021, 301
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Most widely held works by Robin Cohen
Global diasporas : an introduction by Robin Cohen( Book )

68 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global Diasporas explores the growing pressures for international migration of the last quarter of the 20th century. Cohen presents case studies of 10 new transnational communities, discussing their future and their role in the global economy
Global sociology by Robin Cohen( Book )

66 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offering a global approach to sociology, this textbook is relevant and fresh for the undergraduate reader. It offers discussion of a range of topical and substantive areas and avoids the West and the rest approach
The Cambridge survey of world migration by Robin Cohen( Book )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extensive survey of migration in the modern world begins in the sixteenth century with the establishment of European colonies overseas, and covers the history of migration to the late twentieth century, when global communications and transport systems stimulated immense and complex flows of labour migrants and skilled professionals. In ninety-five contributions, leading scholars from twenty-seven different countries consider a wide variety of issues including migration patterns, the flights of refugees and illegal migration. Each entry is a substantive essay, supported by up-to-date bibliographies, tables, plates, maps and figures. As the most wide-ranging coverage of migration in a single volume, The Cambridge Survey of World Migration will be an indispensable reference tool for scholars and students in the field
Crisis in the Caribbean by Fitzroy Ambursley( Book )

17 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peasants and proletarians : the struggles of Third World workers by Robin Cohen( Book )

18 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eerder gepubliceerde teksten over de sociale omstandigheden en de al of niet georganiseerde strijd om een beter bestaan van de laagst betaalde werkende klasse in diverse ontwikkelingslanden van het begin van de twintigste eeuw tot in de jaren zeventig
Endgame in South Africa? : the changing structures & ideology of apartheid by Robin Cohen( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and French and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African labor history( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labour and politics in Nigeria, 1945-71 by Robin Cohen( Book )

20 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conceiving cosmopolitanism : theory, context and practice by Steven Vertovec( Book )

20 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Introduction: conceiving cosmopolitanism, Steven Vertovec and Robin Cohen -- PART 1 WINDOWS ON COSMOPOLITANISM -- 2. Political belonging in a world of multiple identities, Stuart Hall-- 3. Middle Eastern experiences of cosmopolitanism, Sami Zubaida --4. Cosmopolitanism and the social experience of cities, Richard Sennett-- 5. Building cosmopolitanism for another age, David Held --PART 2 THEORIES OF COSMOPOLITANISM --6. The cosmopolitan perspective: sociology in the second age of modernity, Ulrich Beck -- 7. The class consciousness of frequent travellers: towards a critique of actually existing cosmopolitanism, Craig Calhoun --8. Political community beyond the sovereign state, supranational federalism and transnational minorities, Rainer Baubock --9. Four cosmopolitanism moments, Robert Fine and Robin Cohen -- PART 3 CONTEXTS OF COSMOPOLITANISM --10. Colonial cosmopolitanism, Peter Van der Veer -- 11. Media corporatism and cosmopolitanism, Ayse Caglar -- 12. Both sides now: culture contact, hybridisation and cosmopolitanism, Chan Kwok Bun --13. Cosmopolitanism at the local level: the development of transnational neighbourhoods, Daniel Hiebert -- PART 4 PRACTICES OF COSMOPOLITANISM -- 14. Not universalists, not pluralists: the new cosmopolitans find their own way, David A. Hollinger --15. Interests and identities in cosmopolitan politics, John Tomlinson -- 16. Cosmopolitan harm conventions, Andrew Linklater --17. Cosmopolitanism and organised violence, Mary Kaldor
Democracy and socialism in Africa by Democracy and socialism in Africa( Book )

9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume of provocative essays, leading scholars from Africa, Europe, and the United States examine the extent to which popular demands for democracy are both subverting and enriching the postcolonial order in Africa. The contributors explore a wide range of topics, including economic democracy, the state and civil society, the impact of the economic crisis on women, and agrarian reform. Theoretical chapters are followed by case studies of the prospects for democracy in South Africa, Uganda, Ghana, the Sudan, Botswana, and the southern African region. This book will be indispensable for those seeking to understand Africa's future in the world order
The new helots : migrants in the international division of labour by Robin Cohen( Book )

22 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular struggles in South Africa by William Cobbett( Book )

13 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global social movements( Book )

13 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text provides a broad and systematic analysis of social movements in a globalizing world, integrating case material fom a range of fields
Forced labour in colonial Africa by Albert T Nzula( Book )

9 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African islands and enclaves( Book )

11 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Repression and resistance : insider accounts of apartheid( Book )

8 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Development of an African working class : studies in class formation and action by Richard Sandbrook( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theories of migration( Book )

12 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contested domains : debates in international labour studies by Robin Cohen( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Cambridge survey of world migration
Alternative Names
Cohen, R.

Cohen, R. 1944-

Cohen, R. (Robin)

Cohen, R. (Robin), 1944-

Cohen, Robin

Robin Cohen sociòleg sud-africà

Robin Cohen sociólogo sudafricano

Robin Cohen socioloog uit Zuid-Afrika

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コーエン, ロビン

ロビン・コーエン

羅賓·柯恩

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Global sociologyThe Cambridge survey of world migrationEndgame in South Africa? : the changing structures & ideology of apartheidConceiving cosmopolitanism : theory, context and practicePopular struggles in South AfricaGlobal social movements