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MICHAEL MANN

Distinguished Professor

D.Phil. Oxford University. Hon.DLitt., McGill University and the University of the Agean

Work Phone:
310-825-1822
Fax:
310-206-9838
E-Mail:
mmann@soc.ucla.edu
Mailing Address:
UCLA Department of Sociology
264 Haines Hall, Box 951551
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1551

Subfield

Comparative/Historical Sociology, Political Sociology, Theory

Research Interests

Author of "The Sources of Social Power" (Vol I, 1986; Vol II, 1993), coverig the history of power in human societies from prehistory to the present. Recently finished two books: "Fascists", a compaqrative study of fascists in six European countries; and "The Darkside of Democracy: Explaining Ethnic Cleansing", a comparative and historical analyiss of murderous cleansing. Now working on Vol III of "The Sources of Social Power: Globalizations".

Selected Publications

"Were the Perpetrators of Genocide ‘Ordinary Men’ or ‘Real Nazis’? Results from Fifteen Hundred Biographies", Journal of Genocide and Holocaust Studies, 2000. 

"Democracy and Ethnic War", in T. Barkawi & M. Laffey (eds.), Democracy, Liberalism and War: Rethinking the Democratic Peace Debates. Boulder, Col.: Lynne Rienner. March 2001. 

My earlier major works are The Sources of Social Power, Volume II: The Rise of Classes and Nation-States, 1760-1914, Cambridge University Press, 1993, and The Sources of Social Power, Volume I: A History of Power from the Beginning to 1760 A.D., Cambridge University Press, 1986.

The Autonomous Power of the State (1984)

The Sources of Social Power, Vol.1, Chapter 1 (1986)

Ruling Class and Strategies and Citizenship (1987)

The Sources of Social Power, Vol. II, Chapter 3 (1993)

The Sources of Social Power, Vol. II, Chapter 20 (1993)

Is Globalization Threatening the Rise of the Nation-State (1997)

Were the Perpetrators of Genocide "Ordinary Men" or "Real Nazis"? (2000)

The Crisis of Latin American Nation-State (2002)

Incoheret Empire Introduction (2003)

Ethnic Cleansing: Chapter 1 (2004)

 

 

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