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Cohen, Robin 1944-

Overview
Works: 85 works in 583 publications in 7 languages and 14,879 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: JV6021, 301
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robin Cohen
Global diasporas : an introduction by Robin Cohen( Book )

67 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,040 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 )

67 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 865 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 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oversigtsværk/ håndbog, der dækker ind- og udvandringen over hele Verden begyndende med den europæiske etablering af kolonier i 16. århundrede. Værket omfatter indvandring, udvandring, flygtninge, legale og illegale m.v. samt en analyse af de politiske, regionale og etniske konsekvenser. Bogen indeholder 95 essays og er forsynet med up-to-date bibliografier, tabeller, illustrationer og kort - og dækningsgraden er global. Bogen er som referenceværk bl.a. velegnet til områdestudier
Crisis in the Caribbean by Fitzroy Ambursley( Book )

16 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 666 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 599 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 )

21 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African labor history( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 470 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 439 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 394 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

After independence many African countries abjured conventional patterns of political representation and democratic participation in the interest of creating a unified state and promoting economic development. Today, however, the dominant models of one-party democracy and African socialism are in terminal collapse as a result of internal pressures and the influence of political changes taking place in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe. Throughout Africa, especially in South Africa, the old Left has been slowly forced to abandon its belief in democratic centralism in favor of a more pluralistic vision of the future
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 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular struggles in South Africa by William Cobbett( Book )

13 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global social movements( Book )

13 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 357 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
Migration and its enemies : global capital, migrant labour, and the nation-state by Robin Cohen( Book )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, Robin Cohen shows how the preferences, interests and actions of global capital, migrant labour and national politicians intersect and often contradict each other. Does capital require subordinated labour? Is it possible for capital to move to labour rather than labour to capital? Can trade substitute for migration? Cohen explores how nation-states segment the 'insiders' from the 'outsiders' and how politically powerless migrants relate to more privileged migrants and the national citizenry, discussing the functions and effects of social exclusion and deportations. He asks whether politicians can effectively control national borders even if they wish to do so."--Jacket
Forced labour in colonial Africa by Albert T Nzula( Book )

9 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 323 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

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 308 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

Theories of migration( Book )

12 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 262 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 245 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 socioloog uit Zuid-Afrika

코헨, 로빈

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 movementsMigration and its enemies : global capital, migrant labour, and the nation-state