Re-imagining economic sociology / edited by Patrick Aspers and Nigel Dodd.

The purpose of this book is to explore new developments in the field of economic sociology. It contains cutting-edge theoretical discussions by some of the world's leading economic sociologists, with chapters on topics such as the economic convention, relational sociology, economic identity, ec...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Aspers, Patrik, 1970- (Editor), Dodd, Nigel, 1965- (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Edition:First edition.
Table of Contents:
  • List of figures
  • List of tables
  • List of contributors. Introduction / Patrik Aspers, Nigel Dodd, and Ellinor Anderberg
  • Theorizing in economic sociology / Richard Swedberg. Part 1 Creating economic futures : Re-imagining capitalist dynamics: fictional expectations and the openness of economic futures / Jens Beckert
  • Utopianism and the future of money / Nigel Dodd
  • What is a financial market? global markets as media-institutional forms / Karin Knorr Cetina. Part 2 Consolidating economic structures : Economy and law: old paradigms and new markets / Bruce G. Carruthers
  • Economic institutions from networks / Victor Nee and Sonja Opper
  • The fourth dimension of power: the social construction of interest in the new economic sociology / Frank Dobbin and Jiwook Jung
  • Certifying the world: power infrastructures and practices in economies of conventional forms / Laurent Théenot. Part 3 Enacting economic relations : Thinking about social relations in economy as relational work / Nina Bandelj
  • Phenomenological identity theory in economic sociology / Patrik Aspers
  • The organizational gift and sociological approaches to exchange / Philippe Steiner. Concluding reflection : What kind of re-imagining does economic sociology need? / Neil Fligstein. Index.