August 2004 issue:
The first issue
under our new heading — Dossier of Cyber-Polis — presents
new books by one of the most prominent contemporary sociologists,
the director of Fernan Braudel Center of the University
of Binghamton (USA) Immanuel Wallerstein.
You can read here the excerpt from the last work by I.
Wallerstein “Decline of American Power” published in
the journal “Cosmopolis” (2004, ¹ 1) and the Russian translation
of his new article “A Soft Multilateralism”.
There is also a set of materials concerning his previous
work “The End of the World As We
Know It” which was piblished in Russian in 2003. Scientfic
method of scholar, his view on global political process
are discussed in the articles and reviews of Russian social
thinkers and political scientists: Vladislav Inosemtsev,
Andrey Fursov, Leonid Blyakher, Alexander Lyusyi and Boris