Incluye referencias bibliográficas e índice. CONTENIDO: General concerns. Introducing Economic Sociology by Neil J. Smelser and Richard Swedberg -- Comparative and Historical Approaches to Economic Sociology by Frank Dobbin -- The New Institutionalisms in Economics and Sociology by Victor Nee -- Principles of an Economic Anthropology by Pierre Bourdieu -- Behavioral Economics by Roberto Weber and Robyn Dawes -- Emotions and the Economy by Mabel Berezin -- The economic core: economic systems, institutions, and behavior. Section A: The Economy in a Macrosociological Perpective -- The Economic Sociology of the Ancient Mediterranean World by Ian Morris and J. G. Manning -- The Global Economy: Organization, Governance, and Development by Gary Geref -- The Political and Economic Sociology of International Economic Arrangements by Neil Fligstein -- Post-Communist Economic Systems by Lawrence P. King and Ivan Szelenyi -- Section B: The Sociology of Economic Institutions and Economic Behavior -- Markets in Society by Richard Swedberg -- The Sociology of Labor Markets and Trade Unions by Wolfgang Streeck -- Banking and Financial Markets by Linda Brewster Stearns and Mark S. Mizruchi -- Sociology of Work and Occupations by Andrew Abbott -- Culture and Consumption by Viviana Zelizer -- The Sociology of Money and Credit by Bruce G. Carruthers -- Networks and Economic Life by Laurel Smith-Doerr and Walter W. Powell -- The Informal Economy by Alejandro Portes and William Haller -- Section C: The Sociology of Firms, Organizations, and Industries -- Business Groups and Social Organization by Mark Granovetter -- Entrepreneurship by Howard E. Aldrich -- Firms and Environments by Gerald F. Davis -- Intersections of the economy. The State and the Economy by Fred Block and Peter Evans -- A Sociological Approach to Law and the Economy by Lauren B. Edelman and Robin Stryker -- Welfare States and the Economy Evelyne by Huber and John D. Stephens -- Education and the Economy by Mary C. Brinton. New Directions in the Study of Religion and Economic Life by Robert Wuthnow -- Gender and Economic Sociology by Paula England and Nancy Folbre -- The Ethnic Economy by Ivan Light -- Technology and the Economy by Giovanni Dosi, Luigi Orsenigo, and Mauro Sylos Labini -- The Economy and the Environment by Allan Schnaiberg.