Classes

2010-2011 Workshop

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In 2010-211, the Workshop will focus on the “Political Economy as Governance.”  We will explore the way the modern political economy has taken shape by defining “public” and “private,” “state” and “market,” and other binaries in particular ways and at both domestic and global levels.  In one reading session, we will discuss a selection of canonical and conflicting accounts of “state-building” and its political economic character.  In another reading session, we will consider scholarship that maps the issue across national borders, considering capitalism as a phenomenon that has configured …