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Papers of the Fernand Braudel Center

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Giovanni Arrighi, "The Rise of East Asia and the Withering Away of the Interstate System,"
presented at Session on Global Praxis and the Future of the World-System. 90th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, Washington, DC, August 19-23, 1995.

Giovanni Arrighi, "Capitalism and the Modern World-System: Rethinking the Non-Debates of the 1970s,"
presented at the American Sociological Association Meetings, New York, August 16-20, 1996.

Giovanni Arrighi et al., "Modeling Zones of the World-Economy: A Polynomial Regression Analysis (1964-1994),"
presented at 91st Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association in New York City, August 16, 1996. (Because of graphs, this paper is only available in hard copy from the Fernand Braudel Center (

Giovanni Arrighi, Iftikhar Ahmad, Miin-wen Shih, "Beyond Western Hegemonies,"
presented at XXI Meeting of the Social Science History Association, New Orleans, Louisiana, October 10-13, 1996.

Giovanni Arrighi,"Globalization, State Sovereignty, and the 'Endless' Accumulation of Capital,"
Revised version of a paper presented at the Conference on "States and Sovereignty in the World Economy," University of California, Irvine, Feb. 21-23, 1997.

Giovanni Arrighi, Takeshi Hamashita & Mark Selden, "The Rise of East Asia in World Historical Perspective,"
prepared for the Planning Workshop held at the Fernand Braudel Center, State University of New York at Binghamton, December 6-7, 1996.

Richard Lee, "Transition and the Disciplines: A Historical Perspective on the Present Crisis,"
presented at the American Comparative Literature Association meeting "Literature and Science: Historical and Global Perspective," Athens, GA, March 16-18, 1995.

Richard Lee, "Cultural Studies as Geisteswissenschaften? Time, Objectivity, and the Future of Social Science,"
presented at the American Comparative Literature Association meeting "Literature Between Philosophy and Cultural Studies," Notre Dame, IN April 11-13, 1996.

Richard Lee, "Between Wert and Wissen: A Future for the Three Cultures?,"
presentation at "Which Sciences for Tomorrow? A Dialogue on the Gulbenkian Commission Report: Open the Social Sciences," Stanford University, June 2-3, 1996.

Richard Lee, "Position Statement and Presentation: `You Just Don't Understand: Talking Across the Boundary at SLS,'"
presented at Panel Discussion "You Just Don't Understand: Talking Across the Boundary at SLS," at Annual Meeting of the Society for Literature and Science, Atlanta, GA, October 10-13, 1996.

Richard E. Lee, "Imagining the Future: Constructing Social Knowledge After 'Complexity Studies',"
Paper delivered at the XIV World Congress of the International Sociological Association, "Social Knowledge: Heritage, Challenges, Perspectives", Joint Session RC07 (Futures Research) and WG01 (Sociocybernetics and Social Systems Theory), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 26 July-1 August 1998.

Richard E. Lee, "The Crisis of the Structures of Knowledge: Where Do We Go from Here?"
Presentation delivered at the Centre for Developing-Area Studies Workshop: "Social Sciences and Interdisciplinarity: Latin American and Canadian Experiences," McGill University, Montréal, Canada, 23-26 September 1999.

Richard E. Lee, "Social Science Knowledge: A Report on Institutionalization"
Presented at Gulbenkian Commission on the Restructuring of the Social Sciences, Lisbon, June 17-18, 1994.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "La reestructuración capitalista y el sistema-mundo,"
Conferencia magistral en el XX Congreso de la Asociación Latino americana de Sociología, México, 2 al 6 de octubre de 1995.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Social Science and Contemporary Society: The Vanishing Guarantees of Rationality,"
Inaugural Address, Convegno Internazionale di Studi of Associazione Italiana di Sociologia, Palermo, October 26-28, 1995. [published in International Sociology, XI, 1, Mar. 1996]

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Social Change? Change is eternal. Nothing ever Changes,"
Address at Sessão Solene de Abertura of the III Congresso Português de Sociologia, Lisboa, Feb. 7, 1996.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "The Time of Space and the Space of Time: The Future of Social Science,"
Tyneside Geographical Society Lecture, Univ. of Newcastle upon Tyne, co-sponsored by the Institute of British Geographers and the Royal Geographical Society, Feb. 22, 1996.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "The Structures of Knowledge, or How Many Ways May We Know?"
presentation at "Which Sciences for Tomorrow? Dialogue on the Gulbenkian Report," Stanford University, June 2-3, 1996.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "The ANC and South Africa: The Past and Future of Liberation Movements in the World-System,"
Keynote address at Annual Meeting of the South African Sociological Association, Durban, South Africa, July 7-11, 1996.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "The Rise and Future Demise of World-Systems Analysis,"
presented at 91st Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, New York, August 16, 1996.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Social Science and the Communist Interlude, or Interpretations of Contemporary History,"
(ISA Regional Colloquium, "Building Open Society and Perspectives of Sociology in East-Central Europe," Krakow, Poland, Sept. 15-17, 1996).

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Social Science and the Quest for a Just Society,"
published in American Journal of Sociology, CII, 5, March 1997.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Time and Duration: The Unexcluded Middle,"
Conférence de prestige sur le thème, "Temps et Durée," Université Libre de Bruxelles, Sept. 25, 1996.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Eurocentrism and its Avatars: The Dilemmas of Social Science"
Keynote Address at ISA East Asian Regional Colloquium, "The Future of Sociology in East Asia," Nov. 22-23, 1996, Seoul, Korea, co-sponsored by Korean Sociological Association and International Sociological Association.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "The Rise of East Asia, or The World-System in the Twenty-First Century,"
Keynote Address at Symposium on "Perspective of the Capitalist World-System in the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century," sponsored by Project, "Perspectives on International Studies," Institute of International Studies, Meiji Gakuin University, Jan. 23-24, 1997.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "States? Sovereignty? The Dilemmas of Capitalists in an Age of Transition,"
Keynote address at conference on "State and Sovereignty in the World Economy," University of California, Irvine, Feb. 21-23, 1997.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Liberalism and Democracy: Frères Ennemis?"
Fourth Daalder Lecture, Rijksuniversiteit Leiden, Interfacultaire Vakgroep Politieke Wetenschappen, March 15, 1997.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Ecology and Capitalist Costs of Production: No Exit,"
Keynote address at PEWS XXI, "The Global Environment and the World-System," Univ. of California, Santa Cruz, Apr. 3-5. 1997.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "SpaceTime as the Basis of Knowledge,"
Keynote address at Convergencia/World Congress of Convergence, Cartagena, Colombia, May 31-June 5, 1997.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Integration to What? Marginalization from What?"
Keynote Address at 19. Nordiske Sociologokongres, 13-15 June 1997, Kþbenhavn, "Integration and Marginalization"

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Differentiation and Reconstruction in the Social Sciences,"
presentation at ISA Research Council, Montreal, Aug. 6, 1997.

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Uncertainty and Creativity,"
Talk at Forum 2000: Concerns and Hopes on the Threshold of the New Millennium, Prague, Sept. 3-6, 1997

Immanuel Wallerstein, "The So-called Asian Crisis: Geopolitics in the Longue Durée"
Paper given at International Studies Association meetings, Minneapolis, March 17-21, 1998

Immanuel Wallerstein, "The Heritage of Sociology, The Promise of Social Science"
Presidential Address, XIVth World Congress of Sociology, Montreal, July 26, 1998

Immanuel Wallerstein, "The End of Certainties in the Social Sciences"
Talk at the Seminario, "Conceptos en Ciencias y Humanidades," Mexico City, Oct. 16, 1998, co-sponsored by CEEICH (UNAM), Fernand Braudel Center (Binghamton), Maison des Sciences de l'Homme (Paris), ZiF (Bielefeld)

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Islam, the West, and the World"
Lecture in series, "Islam and World System," Michaelmas Term, at Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, Oct. 21, 1998

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Writing History"
Key-text for Session on "Writing History," at the Colloquium on History and Legitimisation, "[Re]constructing the Past," 24-27 February 1999, Brussels

Immanuel Wallerstein, "A Left Politics for the 21st Century? or, Theory and Praxis Once Again"

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Les dilemmes actuels des capitalistes"

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Social Sciences in the Twenty-first Century"
chapter of UNESCO, World Social Science Report, 1999

Immanuel Wallerstein, Commentary on papers for Session A1, XIIth International Economic History Congress,
Theme: The Economic Consequences of Empires (1492-1989)

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Uncertainty and Historical Progress"

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Globalization or The Age of Transition? A Long-Term View of the Trajectory of the World-System"

Immanuel Wallerstein, "El fin de las certidumbres y los intelectuales comprometidos"
en recibiendo el doctorado honoris causa de la Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, 23/09/99

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Braudel and Interscience: A Preacher to Empty Pews?"
paper presented at 5th Journées Braudeliennes, "Braudel and the U.S.: Interlocuteurs valables?", Binghamton University, Oct. 1-2, 1999

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Twentieth Century: Darkness at Noon?"
Keynote address at PEWS XXIV, "The Modern World-System in the Twentieth Century," Boston College, March 24, 2000

Immanuel Wallerstein,"The Racist Albatross: Social Science, Jörg Haider, and Widerstand" [Lecture at the Universität Wien, Mar. 9, 2000, in the series, "Von der Notwendigkeit des Überflüssigen - Sozialwissenschaften und Gesellschaft"] [An abridged version appeared in the London Review of Books, May 18, 2000.]

Immanuel Wallerstein, "Cultures in Conflict? Who are We? Who are the Others"
[Y.K. Pao Distinguished Chair Lecture, Center for Cultural Studies, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Sept. 20, 2000]

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