World System History: The Social Science of Long-Term Change

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Robert. A Denemark, Jonathan Friedman, Barry K. Gills, George Modelski
Routledge, Sep 26, 2002 - History - 368 pages
This extraordinary book presents a refreshing and innovative overview of the changes to the global system over the last 5000 years. Featuring renowned contributors - each specialists in their field - this is the only volume to offer so co-ordinated a study of continuity and change in the global social, economic and political system. Key areas covered include:

* International Political Economy - Robert A. Denemark
* Archaeology - Jonathan Freidman
* Economic development - Andre Gunder Frank
* History - George Modelski
* Sociology - Christopher Chase-Dunn
 

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