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Evans, Peter B. 1944-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 200 publications in 3 languages and 8,864 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Drama  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Editor, Actor, Redactor
Classifications: H97, 327.0722
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter B Evans
Bringing the state back in by Peter B Evans( )
46 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 1,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Until recently, dominant theoretical paradigms in the comparative social sciences did not highlight states as organizational structures or as potentially autonomous actors. Indeed, the term 'state' was rarely used. Current work, however, increasingly views the state as an agent which, although influenced by the society that surrounds it, also shapes social and political processes. The contributors to this volume, which includes some of the best recent interdisciplinary scholarship on states in relation to social structures, make use of theoretically engaged comparative and historical investiga
Double-edged diplomacy international bargaining and domestic politics ( )
10 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Livable cities? urban struggles for livelihood and sustainability by Peter B Evans( )
12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cities of the developing world are hubs of economic growth but they are increasingly ecologically unsustainable and unliveable. This book explores the issues of livelihood and ecological sustainability in cities of the developing world
Embedded autonomy : states and industrial transformation by Peter B Evans( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In recent years, debate on the state's economic role has too often devolved into diatribes against intervention. Peter Evans questions such simplistic views, offering a new vision of why state involvement works in some cases and produces disasters in others. To illustrate, he looks at how state agencies, local entrepreneurs, and transnational corporations shaped the emergence of computer industries in Brazil, India, and Korea during the seventies and eighties. Evans starts with the idea that states vary in the way they are organized and tied to society. In some nations, like Zaire, the stat
Stories we tell by Sarah Polley( Visual )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and French and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A "genre-twisting film by director Sarah Polley, who investigates the elusive truths of her eclectic family of storytellers as she playfully interrogates a cast of characters who each relate their version of the family mythology. Polley reveals the essence of family as she uncovers the secrets buried deep within-- "--Container
Dependent development : the alliance of multinational, state, and local capital in Brazil by Peter B Evans( Book )
10 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sunbelt working mothers : reconciling family and factory by Louise Lamphere( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[Examines] the intersection between class, gender, and ethnicity among direct production workers in Albuquerque. ... [P]rovides an alternative perspective that stresses differences of experience among women belonging to distinct ethnic groups and socio-economic strata."--Page 4 of cover
States versus markets in the world-system ( Book )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
State-society synergy : government and social capital in development by Peter B Evans( Book )
10 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
High technology and Third World industrialization : Brazilian computer policy in comparative perspective ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Organizational reform and the expansion of the South's voice at the fund by Peter B Evans( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proposes possible strategies for organizational reform of the International Monetary Fund, with particular attention to the recruitment, training, career paths and deployment of IMF staff
Livable cities? ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Politics of economic adjustment : international constraints, distributive conflicts, and the state ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
High technology industry in the Americas : corporate strategies and government policies by Peter B Evans( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Logo as an educational culture by Peter B Evans( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trends in United States manufacturing industry and their possible implications for Latin American industrialization by Regional and Country Studies Branch. Division for industrial studies( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The word is gay by Socialist Workers' Party (Great Britain)( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The folk music anthology : Marlene on the wall and eighteen distinctive songs by Peter B Evans( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tríplice aliança : as multinacionais, as estatais e o capital nacional no desenvolvimento dependente brasileiro by Peter B Evans( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in Portuguese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Optimal portfolio methodology for assessing distributed energy resources benefits for the Energynet : draft PIER consultant report by Peter B Evans( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Evans, Peter.
Evans, Peter 1944-
Evans, Peter B.
Evans, Peter Brandt 1944-
Languages
English (138)
Portuguese (3)
French (1)
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