Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Director, Institute for Research on World-Systems
Department of Sociology, University of California-Riverside, Riverside, CA.92521-0419 USA
IROWS, 4111 CHASS Interdisciplinary Building South
(951) 827-2062 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
web page: http://www.irows.ucr.edu/cd/ccdhmpg.htm
· 2001 Elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
2008-2009 Elected Distinguished Senior Scholar of the International Political Economy (IPE) section of the International
· 2012 Elected President of the California Sociological Association
· 2000-present, Director of the Institute for Research on World-Systems
· 2003-2008, Chair of the Political Economy and Global Social Change graduate specialization, UCR Department of Sociology
· 2011- Chair of the Evolutionary Sociology graduate specialization, UCR Department of Sociology
· 2005-2008 UCR Senate Committee on Academic Personnel, Chair 2008 (all tenure-track merits and promotions)
· 2008-2010, Director of the University of California-Riverside University Honors Program (900 undergraduates,
a staff of five and an annual budget of $900,000
· 2010- Graduate Advisor and Chair of the Graduate Affairs Committee, UCR Sociology Department
2011- Program Faculty Member, Interdepartmental
Graduate Program in Management,
· 2011- Vice President of the Riverside Faculty Association
· 2012 President of the California Sociological Association
AREAS OF TEACHING INTEREST
Christopher Chase-Dunn (ed.) Socialist States in the World-System.
and Christopher Chase-Dunn. Transnational Corporations and Underdevelopment.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. Global Formation:
Structures of The World-Economy.
Association PEWS Distinguished Publication Award, 1992. Revised Second edition published in 1998 by Rowman and Littlefield.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas
D. Hall (eds.) Core/Periphery
Relations in the Precapitalist Worlds.
Christopher Chase-Dunn (ed.) The Historical Evolution of the International Political Economy In the Library of International Political Economy
series, Cheltanham, UK: Edward Elgar, 1995.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall. Rise and Demise: Comparing World-Systems Boulder, CO.: Westview. 1997.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Kelly M. Mann. The Wintu and Their Neighbors: A Small World-System in Northern California,
University of Arizona Press,1998.
Online Books Platform, 2012.
Terry Boswell and Christopher Chase-Dunn. 2000 The Spiral of Capitalism and Socialism: Toward Global Democracy. Boulder, CO.: Lynne Rienner.
Political Economy of the World-System Section of the American Sociological Association Outstanding Book of the Year Award, August 18.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Nelson Amaro and Susanne Jonas (eds.) 2001 Globalization on the Ground: Postbellum Guatemalan Democracy and Development.
Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield.
Jonathan Friedman and Christopher Chase-Dunn
(eds.) 2005. Hegemonic
Declines: Present and Past. Boulder, CO.: Paradigm Press.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and E.N. Anderson (eds.) 2005. The Historical Evolution of World-Systems.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Salvatore Babones (eds.) 2006 Global Social
Change: Comparative and World Historical Perspectives.
Johns Hopkins University Press.
Jackie Smith, Marina Karides, Marc Becker, Dorval Brunelle, Christopher Chase-Dunn, Donatella della Porta, Rosalba Icaza Garza, Jeffrey S. Juris,
Lorenzo Mosca, Ellen Reese, Peter Jay Smith and Rolando Vazquez 2007 Global Democracy and the World Social Forums. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers; Revised 2nd edition 2014
Salvatore Babones and Christopher Chase-Dunn (eds.) 2012 Routledge Handbook of World-Systems Analysis: Theory and Research London: Routledge
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Bruce Lerro 2014 Social Change : Globalization from the Stone Age to the Present. Paradigm Publishers.
Christian Suter and Christopher Chase-Dunn (eds.) 2014 Structures of the World Political Economy and the Future of Global Conflict and Cooperation. Berlin and Zurich: LIT Verlag.
Immanuel Wallerstein, Chris Chase-Dunn and Christian Suter (eds.) 2015 Overcoming Global Inequalities Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers
REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLES
Christopher Chase-Dunn 1975 "The effects of international economic dependence and inequality: a cross-national study," American Sociological Review 40:720-738.
Reprinted in John W. Meyer and Michael T. Hannan (eds.) National Development and the World System, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1979.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Richard Rubinson 1977 "Toward a structural perspective on the world-system." Politics and Society 7, 4:453-76.
Volker Bornschier, Christopher Chase-Dunn and Richard Rubinson. 1978. "Cross-national evidence of the effects of foreign investment and aid on economic growth and
inequality: a survey of findings and a reanalysis," American Journal of Sociology 84, 3:651-83. Reprinted in Pp. 187-210 in A. Seligson. The Gap Between Rich and Poor.
Boulder: Westview Press, 1984. Revised version in Volker Bornschier, Multinationale Konzerne, Wirtschaftspolitik und nationale Entwicklung im Weltsystem.
Frankfurt: Campus Verlag, 1980.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1979. "Comparative research on world-system characteristics." International Studies Quarterly 23, 4:601-623, December.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1980. "Socialist states in the capitalist world-economy," Social Problems 27, 5:505-525, June.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1980. "Stages of dependency or cycles of world- system development?" Humboldt Journal of Social Relations 8, 1:1-24, Fall/Winter.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1981. "Interstate system and capitalist world-economy: one logic or two?" International Studies Quarterly 25, 1:19-42, March. Reprinted in
World System Structure: Continuity and Change,
edited by W. Ladd Hollist and James Rosenau.
The International System and the International Political Economy, London: Edward Elgar, 1993; and in George T. Crane and Abla Amawi (eds.)
The Theoretical Evolution of the International Political Economy, New York: Oxford University Press.
T. R. Durham, Judy Morgan, Barbara Larcom and Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1981. "Control of the work process: the workers' viewpoint," International
Journal of Health
Services 11, 1:207-220.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Aaron Pallas and Jeffrey Kentor. 1982. "Old and new research designs for studying the world-system," Comparative Political Studies
15, 3:341-356 (October).
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Joan Sokolovsky. 1983. "Interstate systems, world-empires and the capitalist world-economy," International Studies Quarterly 27, 3.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1985. "The coming of urban primacy in
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1988. "Comparing world-systems: Toward a theory of semiperipheral development," Comparative Civilizations Review, 19:29-66, Fall.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1990 "World state formation: historical processes and emergent necessity" Political Geography Quarterly, 9,2: 108-30 (April).
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall 1993 "Comparing world-systems: concepts and working hypotheses." Social Forces 71,4 (June).
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall, 1994 "The historical evolution of world-systems" Sociological Inquiry 64,3:257-280 (August).
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Bruce Podobnik, "The next world war: world-system cycles and trends," Journal of World-Systems Research 1:6, 1995.
Spanish translation in John
Saxe-Fernandez (Coordinator) Globalizacion:
Critica de un paradigma.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall, 1998 "World-Systems in North America: Networks, Rise and Fall and Pulsations of Trade in Stateless Systems,"
American Indian Culture and Research Journal 22,1:23-72.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall 1998 "Ecological degradation and the evolution of world-systems" Journal of World-Systems Research 3: 403 - 431.
Christopher Chase-Dunn 1999 "
Christopher Chase-Dunn, "Globalization: a world-systems perspective," Journal of World-Systems Research 5,2, 1999. Reprinted in Gerhard Preyer and
Mathias Bos (eds.) Borderlines in a Globalized
World: New Perspective in a Sociology of the World-System.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Yukio Kawano and Benjamin Brewer 2000 "Trade Globalization since 1795: waves of integration in the world-system,"
American Sociological Review 65:77-95 (February). Scientific American article: IROWS Director Christopher Chase-Dunn’s research on long
waves of trade globalization (with Yukio Kawano and Benjamin Brewer), originally published in the American Sociological Review (February, 2000) was summarized in Scientific American June 2003. See
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Susan Manning and Thomas D. Hall, 2000 "Rise and Fall: East-West Synchronicity and Indic Exceptionalism Reexamined"
Social Science History 24,4: 721-48(Winter) .
Christopher Chase-Dunn 2002 "Globalization from below: toward a collectively rational and democratic global commonwealth"
Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Volume 581: 48-61 (May).
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Susan Manning, 2002 "City systems and world-systems: four millennia of city growth and decline,"
Cross-Cultural Research 36, 4: 379-398 (November). Reprinted in Ronan Paddison 2009 Urban Studies Economy ISBN: 978-1-84787-258-6
(September) SAGE Publications
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Andrew K. Jorgenson, “Regions and Interaction Networks: an institutional materialist perspective,”
2003 International Journal of Comparative Sociology 44,1:433-450.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Andrew K. Jorgenson, “Interaction Networks and Structural Globalization: A Comparative World-Systems Perspective “
2003 Society in Transition 34,2:206-220.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Thomas Reifer, Andrew Jorgenson and Shoon Lio 2005 "The U.S. Trajectory: A Quantitative Reflection,
Sociological Perspectives 48,2: 233-254
Christopher Chase-Dunn 2005 “Social evolution and the future of world society” Journal of World-Systems Research 11,2: 171-192
Special Issue: Globalizations from ‘Above’ and ‘Below’: The Future of World Society Edited by: Mark Herkenrath, Claudia König,
Hanno Scholtz, & Thomas Volken (e-journal, author holds copyright)
Christopher Chase-Dunn 2007 “Sociocultural evolution and the future of world society” World Futures 63,5-6:408-424.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Christine Petit, Richard Niemeyer, Robert A. Hanneman and Ellen Reese 2007 “The contours of solidarity and division
among global movements” International Journal of Peace Studies 12,2: 1-15 (Autumn/Winter)
Ellen Reese, Christopher Chase-Dunn, Kadambari Anantram, Gary Coyne, Matheu Kaneshiro, Ashley N. Koda, Roy Kwon and Preeta Saxena 2008
“Research Note: Surveys of World Social Forum participants show influence of place and base in the global public sphere” Mobilization: An International Journal.
13,4:431-445. Revised version in A Handbook of the World Social Forums Editors: Jackie Smith, Scott Byrd, Ellen Reeseand Elizabeth Smythe. Paradigm Publishers
Chase-Dunn 2010 “Evolution of Nested Networks in the Prehistoric
Evolution: An Interdisciplinary Almanac.
Chase-Dunn, Christopher, Thomas D. Hall, Richard Niemeyer, Alexis Alvarez, Hiroko Inoue, Kirk Lawrence, and Anders Carlson. 2010.
“Middlemen and Marcher States in Central Asia and East/West Empire Synchrony.” Social Evolution and History 9:1(March):1-29.
Christopher Chase-Dunn “Globalization from Below: toward a collectively rational and democratic global commonwealth”
Journal of Globalization Studies 1,1: 46-57 (May)(revised version of an article published in Annals of the American Academy of Science, 2002)
Chase-Dunn, Christopher and Kirk S. Lawrence 2011 “The next three futures, Part One: Looming crises of global inequality, ecological degradation
and a failed system of global governance” Global Society, 25:2:137-153 (April).
Chase-Dunn, Christopher and Kirk S. Lawrence 2011 “The next three futures, Part Two: Possbilities of Another Round of U.S. Hegemony,
Global Collapse or Global Democracy” Global Society, 25:3:269-285 (July).
Chase-Dunn, Chris, Roy Kwon, Kirk Lawrence and Hiroko Inoue 2011 “Last of the hegemons: U.S. decline and global governance”
International Review of Modern Sociology 37,1: 1-29 (Spring).
Fletcher, Jesse B; Apkarian, Jacob; Hanneman, Robert A; Inoue, Hiroko; Lawrence, Kirk; Chase-Dunn, Christopher. 2011
”Demographic Regulators in Small-Scale World-Systems” Structure and Dynamics 5, 1
Fletcher, Jesse B, Apkarian, Jacob, Roberts, Anthony, Lawrence, Kirk, Chase-Dunn, Christopher, Hanneman, Robert A,
‘War Games: Simulating Collins’ Theory of Battle Victory’ 2012 Cliodynamics: The Journal of Theoretical and Mathematical History
2,2: 252-275. http://escholarship.org/uc/item/7hk4279k
Chase-Dunn, Christopher and Hiroko Inoue 2012 “Accelerating democratic global state formation” Cooperation and Conflict
47(2) 157–175. http://cac.sagepub.com/content/47/2/157
Inoue, Hiroko, Alexis Álvarez, Kirk Lawrence, Anthony Roberts, Eugene N Anderson and Christopher Chase-Dunn 2012
“Polity scale shifts in world-systems since the Bronze Age: A comparative inventory of upsweeps and collapses” International Journal of Comparative Sociology
June 53 (3): 210-229 http://cos.sagepub.com/content/53/3/210.full.pdf+html
Chase-Dunn, C. and Anthony Roberts 2012 “The structural crisis of global capitalism and the prospects for world revolution in the 21st century”
International Review of Modern Sociology 38,2: 259-286 (Autumn) (Special Issue on The Global Capitalist Crisis and its Aftermath edited by Berch Berberoglu)
Chase-Dunn, C. and Bruce Lerro 2013 “Democratizing Global Governance: World historical Perspectives” Sociologias (in Portuguese)
Chase-Dunn, C., Bruce Lerro, Hiroko Inoue and Alexis Alvarez 2013 “Democratic Global Governance: Moving from Ideal to Reality”
International Journal of Sociology 43,2: 41-54.
Chase-Dunn, C 2014 “Continuities and transformations in the evolution of world-systems” Journal of Globalization Studies 5,1: 11-31 (May)
Apkarian, Jacob, Jesse B. Fletcher, Christopher Chase-Dunn and Robert A. Hanneman 2013 Hierarchy in Mixed Relation Networks: Warfare
Advantage and Resource Distribution in Simulated World-Systems Journal of Social Structure, Vol. 14
Inoue, Hiroko, Alexis Álvarez, Eugene N. Anderson, Andrew Owen, Rebecca Álvarez, Kirk Lawrence and Christopher Chase-Dunn 2014
“Urban scale shifts since the Bronze Age: upsweeps, collapses and semiperipheral development” Social Science History
OTHER JOURNAL ARTICLES
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1981. "Response to critiques of 'Socialist states in the capitalist world-economy,'" Social Problems 28, 5:527-532, June.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1982. "World division of labor and the development of city systems: a longitudinal cross-national study,"
Comparative Research 9, 3:3-9, Winter.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1983. "Urbanization in the World-system: New Directions for Research," in Comparative Urban Research, 9, 2:41-46.
Reprinted in Michael Peter Smith (ed.) Cities
in Transformation: Class, Capital and the State.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1990 "Resistance to imperialism: semiperipheral actors," Review, 13,1:1-31 (Winter).
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1992. "The national state as an agent of modernity." Problems of Communism XLI, January-April, :29-37.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1992 "The Wintu and their neighbors: a very small world-system." In Proceedings of Society for California Archaeology.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall 1992 "World-systems and modes of production: toward the comparative study of transformations."
Humboldt Journal of Social Relations 18,1:81-117.
Thomas D. Hall and Christopher Chase-Dunn 1993 "The world-systems perspective and archaeology: forward in to the past."
Journal of Archaeological Research 1,2:121-143.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, 1993 Comment on Gunder Frank's "Bronze Age world system cycles." Current Anthropology 34,4:407-8
Thomas D. Hall and Christopher Chase-Dunn, 1994 "Forward into the past: world-systems before 1500." Sociological Forum 9,2:295-306.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Alice Willard, "Cities in the Central Political-Military Network Since CE 1200" Comparative Civilizations Review,
30:104-32 (Spring) 1994.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall 1994 "The historical evolution of world-systems" Sociological Inquiry 64,3:257-280 (August).
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall 1995 "The historical evolution of world-systems: iterations and transformations" Protosoziologie Heft 7:23-34.
Reprinted in Gerhard Preyer (ed.) Strukturelle Evolution und das Weltsystem:Theorien, Sozialstruktur und evolutionaere Entwicklungen
March Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp Verlag, 1998.
Boswell, Terry and Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1996. "The Future of the World-System" International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy.
Chase-Dunn, Christopher 1996 "Agency, structure and the world-system," Humboldt Journal of Social Relations 22,2:85-96.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Terry Boswell 1999 "Postcommunism and the Global Commonwealth" Humboldt Journal of Social Relations
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Terry Boswell 2004 “Global democracy: a world-systems perspective” Protosociology 20: 15-29.
Christopher Chase-Dunn 2005 “Global public social science” The American Sociologist 36,3-4:121-132 (Fall/Winter). Reprinted Pp. 179-194
Lawrence T. Nichols (ed.) Public
Sociology: The Contemporary Debate.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Kirk Lawrence 2010 “Alive and well: a response to Sanderson” International Journal of Comparative Sociology 51,6:470-480
C. Chase-Dunn 2013 “Response to Barry Buzan and George Lawson, “The global transformation: the 19th century and the making of modern international relations”
International Studies Quarterly
C. Chase-Dunn 2013 “Brics And A Potentially Progressive Semiperiphery” ZNET, Friday, March 29, also published Pp 56-58 in Patrick Bond (Ed.)
Brics in Africa: anti-imperialist, sub-imperialist of in between? Centre for Civil Society, University of Kwa-Zulu-Natal.
C. Chase-Dunn “ Five Linked Crises in the Contemporary World-System” Journal of World-Systems Research Volume 19, Number 2, Summer 2013 Pages
175-180. Translated into Persian and published in Mehregan, No. 21. March 2014. Pp. 47-49. (translated by Kia Masoudi) http://mehreganmag.com/
C. Chase-Dunn and Nico Pascal 2014 “Articulation in the Web of Transnational Social Movements” global-e: a global studies journal. Volume 8, Issue 3 (April)
SPECIAL JOURNAL ISSUES EDITED
Christopher Chase-Dunn (ed.) Special Issue of Review on "Quantitative Studies of the World-System." Volume 8, Number 4, Spring, 1985.
Christopher Chase-Dunn (ed.) Special Issue of Review on "Comparing World-Systems," Volume 15, Number 3, Summer, 1992. Introduction:
"The Comparative Study of World-Systems." Pp. 313-334.
ARTICLES IN COLLECTIONS, etc
John W. Meyer, Chris Chase-Dunn and James Inverarity 1971 “The expansion of the autonomy of youth: responses of the secondary school to problems
of order in the 1960s” Laboratory For Social Research Technical Report #41. Department of Sociology, Stanford University.
John W. Meyer, John Boli-Bennett and Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1975. "Convergence and divergence in development," Annual Review of Sociology, V. 1.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1978. "Core-periphery relations: the effects of core competition," in Barbara H. Kaplan (ed.) Social Change in the Capitalist World Economy.
Beverly Hills: Sage.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Richard Rubinson. 1979. "Cycles, trends, and new departures in world-system development," in John W. Meyer and Michael T. Hannan (eds.)
Development and the World System: Educational, Economic, and Political Change,
Albert J. Bergesen (ed.) Studies of the Modern
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1982. "Models and interpretation in world-system research: comments on Bach," in Terence K. Hopkins and Immanuel Wallerstein (eds.)
Processes of the World-System, Vol. 3, Political Economy of the World-System Annuals (Beverly Hills: Sage, 1980). Reprinted in T. K. Hopkins and I. Wallerstein (eds.)
World-Systems Analysis, Beverly Hills: Sage, 1982.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1982. "The uses of formal comparative research on dependency and the world-system perspective," Pp. 117-40 in Harry Makler,
Martinelli and Neil Smelser
(eds.) The New International Economy.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1982. "International economic policy in a declining core state." Pp. 77-96 in William R. Avery and David Rapkin (eds.)
in a Changing World Political Economy.
Chase-Dunn, Christopher. 1982. "The uses of formal comparative research on dependency theory and the world-system perspective" pp. 117-140 in
Harry Makler, Alberto Martinelli and Neil Smelser (eds.) The New International Economy Beverly Hills: Sage.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1983. "Socialist state policy in the capitalist world-economy." In Patrick McGowan and Charles H. Kegley (eds.)
Foreign Policy and the Modern World System, Vol. 7, Sage International Yearbook of Foreign Policy Studies.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1983. "Three approaches to the kernel of the capitalist world-economy." In William R. Thompson (ed.)
Approaches to World System Analysis.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1983. "Inequality, structural mobility and dependency reversal in the capitalist world-economy."
In Charles F. Doran et al. (eds.) North-South
Relations: Studies of Dependency Reversal.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1984. "The world-system since 1950: what has really changed?" In Charles Bergquist (ed.)
in the World Economy.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1985. "The system of world cities: A. D. 800-1975." In Michael Timberlake (ed.) Urbanization in the World Economy.
New York: Academic Press.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1985. "Historical development of the global political economy." In W. Ladd Hollist and F. Lamond Tullis (eds.)
Global Political Economy, Vol. 1 of the International Political Economy
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1985. "El fenomeno de primacia de una ciudad an los sistemas urbanos latinoamericanos: su surgimiento,"
Pp. 27-46 in J. E. Hardoy
and A. Portes (eds.) Ciudades
y Sistemas Urbanos: Economia Informal y Desorden Espacial.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1987. "Cycles, trends or transformation?: The world-system since 1945," Pp. 57-84 in Terry Boswell and
Bergesen (eds.) America's Changing Role in the
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1987. "The Korean Trajectory in the world-system," Pp. 270-304 in Kyong-dong Kim (ed.)
Issues in Korean Development: Comparative Perspectives.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Kenneth O'Reilly. 1989. "Core wars of the future" Pp. 47-64 in Robert K. Schaeffer (ed.) War in the World-System.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, 1990 "The limits of hegemony," in David P. Rapkin (ed.) World Leadership and Hegemony, Boulder, CO.:
Christopher Chase-Dunn, 1992 "The role of cities in the transformation of world-systems" Volker Bornschier and Peter Lengyel (eds.)
World Society Studies, Volume 2.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, 1990 "Socialism and capitalism on a world scale" Pp. 67-86 in William K. Tabb (ed.) The Future of Socialism,
New York: Monthly Review Press.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, 1992 "The spiral of capitalism and socialism," in Louis F. Kriesberg (ed.) Research in Social Movements,
and Change, Volume 14.
Christopher Chase-Dunn. 1992. "Theoretical Approaches to world-systems analysis." Pp. 3-20 in Chronis Polychroniou (ed.)
Perspectives and Issues in International Political Economy, Westport, CT.: Praeger.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, 1994 "The Gulf War and the World-System." Pp. 198-217 in John O'Loughlin, Thomas Mayer and
S. Greenberg (eds.) War and Its Consequences: Lessons from the
Christopher Chase-Dunn 1993 "Technology and the logic of world-systems" Pp. 85-106 in Ronen P. Palan and Barry Gills (eds.)
Transcending the State-Global Divide: The
Neo-Structuralist Agenda in International Relations.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, "United States culture and world culture." pp. 37-62 in Manwoo Lee, Su-Hoon Lee, Francine Fournier and Tae-Ho Yoo (eds.)
and Development in a new Era and in a Transforming World.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, "Comment on Edward Schortman and Patricia Urban's 'Living on the edge: core/periphery relations in ancient
southeastern Mesoamerica." Current Anthropology 35,4, 1994.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall, "Cross-world-system comparisons: similarities and differences," Pp. 109-135 in Stephen Sanderson (ed.)
Civilizations and World Systems Studying
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Peter Grimes, "World-Systems Analysis." Annual Review of Sociology 1995. 21:387-417.
Christopher Chase-Dunn "World-systems: similarities and differences" Pp. 246-258 in The Underdevelopment of Development: Essays in honor of Andre Gunder Frank.
Thousand Oaks, CA. Sage 1996.
Thomas D. Hall and Christopher Chase-Dunn "Comparing world-systems: concepts and hypotheses" Pp. 13-28 in Peter N. Peregrine and Gary M. Feinman (eds.)
Pre-Columbian World-Systems Madison, WI.: Prehistory Press 1996.
Volker Bornschier and Christopher Chase-Dunn 1999 "Technological change, globalization and hegemonic rivalry" in V. Bornschier and C. Chase-Dunn (eds.)
The Future of
Christopher Chase-Dunn "Globalization: a world-systems perspective" In Jose Ciprut (ed.) Of Fears and Foes: International Relations in an
Evolving Global Political Economy. (forthcoming).
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall 1998 "The historical evolution of world-systems: interations and transformations," in Gerhard Preyer (ed.)
Strukturelle Evolution un das Weltsystem.
Chase-Dunn "Forward" Pp. xi-xiii in P. Nick Kardulias
(ed.) World-Systems Theory in Practice.
Terry Boswell and Christopher Chase-Dunn 2000 "From state socialism to global democracy: the transnational politics of the modern world-system."
Pp. 289-306 in Thomas D. Hall (ed.) A World-Systems Reader: New Perspectives on Gender, Urbanism, Cultures, Indigenous Peoples, and Ecology.
Lanham, MD.: Rowman and Littlefield
Chase-Dunn, Christopher and Thomas D. Hall. 2000. "Comparing World-systems to Explain Social Evolution." Pp. 85-111 in World System History:
Social Science of Long-Term Change, edited by Robert Denemark,
Jonathan Friedman, Barry K. Gills, and George Modelski.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall. "Paradigms Bridged: Institutional Materialism and World-Systemic Evolution," for Structure, Culture,
History, 2000 edited by Sing Chew and David Knottnerus.
Christopher Chase-Dunn 2001 "Globalization from below in Guatemala" in C. Chase-Dunn, Nelson Amaro and Susanne Jonas (eds.) Globalization on
the Ground: Postbellum Guatemalan Democracy and Development. 2001 Rowman and Littlefield.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, 2001"Globalization From Below: Toward a Collectively Rational and Democratic Global Commonwealth" in G. Kohler and E.J.Chaves (eds.),
Globalization: Critical Perspectives.
Chase-Dunn, 2001 "World-Systems Theorizing" in Jonathan Turner (ed.) Handbook
of Sociological Theory.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Andrew Jorgenson 2003, "Systems of Cities," in Paul Demeny and Geoffrey McNicoll. Encyclopedia of Population. Vol. 1.
York: Macmillan Reference . USA
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Barry Gills 2005 “Waves of globalization and resistance in the capitalist world system: social movements and critical
globalization studies.” Pp. 45-54 in Richard Appelbaum and William Robinson (eds.) Critical Globalization Studies.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Alexis Alvarez and Daniel Pasciuti, 2005 “World-systems in the biogeosphere: three thousand years of urbanization, empire
formation and climate change.” Pp. 311-332 in Paul Ciccantell, Gay Seidman and David A. Smith (eds.) Nature, Raw Materials, and Political Economy.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Alexis Alvarez, and Daniel Pasciuti "Power and Size; urbanization and empire formation in world-systems" Pp. 92-112 in
C. Chase-Dunn and E.N. Anderson (eds.) The
Historical Evolution of World-Systems.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Daniel Pasciuti, Alexis Alvarez and Thomas D. Hall. 2006 “Waves of Globalization and Semiperipheral Development
in the Ancient Mesopotamian and Egyptian World-Systems” Pp. 114-138 in Barry Gills and William R. Thompson (eds.),
Globalization and Global History
: Routledge. London
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall 2006 “Ecological degradation and the evolution of world-systems”
Pp. 231-252 in Andrew Jorgenson and Edward Kick (eds.) Globalization and the Environment.
: Brill. Leiden
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Ellen Reese 2007 “The World Social Forum: a global party in the making?” Pp. 53-92 in Katrina Sehm-Patomaki
and Marko Ulvila (eds.) Global Political Parties,
: Zed Press. London
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Ellen Reese, Mark Herkenrath, Rebecca Giem, Erika Guttierrez, Linda Kim, and Christine Petit, “North-South Contradictions
and Bridges at the World Social Forum” 2008 Pp341-366 in Rafael Reuveny and William R. Thompson (eds.) NORTH AND SOUTH IN THE WORLD
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Andrew Jorgenson 2007 “Trajectories of trade and investment globalization” Pp. 165-185 in Ino Rossi (ed.) Frontiers of
Research: Theoretical and Methodological
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Thomas D. Hall and Peter Turchin 2007 “World-systems in the biogeosphere: urbanization, state formation and climate change since the Iron Age”
Pp. 132-148 in Alf Hornborg and Carole Crumley (eds.) The World System and the Earth System: Global Socioenvironmental Cahnge and Sustainability Since the Neolithic.
Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press.
Ellen Reese, Christopher Chase-Dunn, Erika Gutierrez, Rebecca Álvarez, Linda Kim, and Christine Petit (forthcoming) “ Unions and the World Social Forum Process:
Report from the
WSF05 Survey” Forthcoming in Jerry Harris (ed.) GSA Papers 2007: Contested
Terrains of Globalization.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Hiroko Inoue, Alexis Alvarez and Richard Niemeyer 2009 “Global State Formation and Global Democracy: a World Historical Perspective”
Pp. 65-84 in Yildiz Atasoy (ed) Hegemonic Transitions,,the State and Crisis
in Neoliberal Capitalism.
Hall, Thomas D., Christopher Chase-Dunn and Richard Niemeyer. 2009 “The Roles of Central Asian Middlemen and Marcher States in Afro-Eurasian World-System Synchrony.”
Pp. 69-82 in The Rise of
Asiaand the Transformation of the World-System, Political Economy of the World-System Annuals. Vol XXX, edited by Ganesh K. Trinchur. : Paradigm Press. Boulder, CO
C.K. Chase-Dunn 2008 “The world-system as a social problem” in Vincent Parrillo (ed.) The Encyclopedia of Social Problems. Sage:
, CA Thousand Oaks
C.K. Chase-Dunn ,(2008),WORLD URBANIZATION: THE ROLE OF SETTLEMENT SYSTEMS IN HUMAN SOCIAL EVOLUTION, in World System History,
[Eds. George Modelski,Robert A.Denemark], in Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), Developed under the Auspices of the UNESCO, Eolss Publishers, Oxford ,UK
C. Chase-Dunn and R.E. Niemeyer 2009 “The world revolution of 20xx” Pp. 35-57 in Mathias Albert, Gesa Bluhm, Han Helmig, Andreas Leutzsch, Jochen Walter (eds.)
Transnational Political Spaces. Campus Verlag: Frankfurt/
C. Chase-Dunn and Terry Boswell 2009 “Semiperipheral devolopment and global democracy” PP 213-232 in Owen Worth and Phoebe Moore,
Globalization and the “New” Semiperipheries, Palgrave.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Matheu Kaneshiro 2009 “Stability and Change in the contours of Alliances Among movements in the social forum process”
Pp. 119-133 in David Fasenfest
(ed.) Engaging Social Justice.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Richard Niemeyer, Alexis Alvarez and Hiroko Inoue 2009 “Scale transitions and the evolution of global governance since the Bronze Age”
261-284 in William R. Thompson (ed.) Systemic
Chase-Dunn, Christopher and Thomas D. Hall. 2011“East and West in world-systems evolution” Pp. 97-119 in Patrick Manning and Barry K. Gills (eds.)
Andre Gunder Frank and Global Development, London: Routledge.
Chase-Dunn, C. and Hiroko Inoue 2011 “Immanuel Wallerstein” Pp. 395-411 in George Ritzer and Jeffrey Stepnisky (eds.)
The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to
Major Social Theorists, Volume 2, Contemporary Social Theorists.
Thomas Hall and Christopher Chase-Dunn 2009 “Changement social er integration des reseaux d’change dans la longue duree” Pp 159-190 in
Philippe BEAUJARD, Laurent BERGER & Philippe NOREL (eds.) Histoire globale, mondialisations et capitalisme Paris: éditions La découverte,
Reprint of Chapter 1 of Jackie Smith et al Global Democracy and the WSFs, “Globalization and the Emergence of the World Social Forums”
Pp. 277-293, Manfred B. Steger (ed.) 2010 Globalization: the Greatest Hits Boulder: CO: Paradigm publishers).
Christopher Chase-Dunn 2011 “Evolution of Nested Networks in the Prehistoric U.S. Southwest: A Comparative World-Systems Approach”
Pp. 251-273 in Leonid E. Grinen, Andrey V. Lorotayev, Robert L. Carneiro and Fred Spier (eds.) Evolution: Cosmic, Biological, Social .
Volgograd, Russia: Uchitel Publishing House.
Chase-Dunn, C and Thomas D. Hall 2012 “Global Scale Analysis in Human History” Pp. 185-200 in Douglas Northrop, (ed.) A
Companion to World History. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Roy Kwon 2012 “Crises and Counter-Movements in World Evolutionary Perspective” Pp. 43-70 in Christian Suter
and Mark Herkenrath (eds.) World Society in the Global Economic Crisis. Berlin: LIT Verlag
C. Chase-Dunn and Bruce Lerro 2012”Democratizing global governance: strategy and tactics” Pp. 39-64 in Thomas E. Reifer (ed.)
Global Crises and the Challenges of the 21st Century. Boulder, CO: Paradigm
C. Chase-Dunn 2013 “Brics And A Potentially Progressive Semiperiphery” ZNET, Friday, March 29, also published Pp 56-58 in Patrick Bond (Ed.)
Brics in Africa: anti-imperialist, sub-imperialist of in between? Centre for Civil Society, University of Kwa-Zulu-Natal.
C. Chase-Dunn and Roy Kwon 2012 “Continuidades e transformacoes na evolucao do sistemas-mundo” Pp. 97-136 in Vieira, Pedro Antonio,
Rosangela de Lima Vieira and Felipe Amin Filomeno (eds.) 2012 Brasil e Capitalismo Historico: Passado e Presente na Analise dos Sistemas-Mundo.
Sao Paolo, Brazil: Cultura Academica Editora
C Chase-Dunn, Alessandro Morosin and Alexis Álvarez 2014 “Social Movements and Progressive Regimes in Latin America:
World Revolutions and Semiperipheral Development” in Paul Almeida and Allen Cordero Ulate (eds.) Handbook of Social Movements across Latin America, Springer
Michaela Curran, Elizabeth A. G. Schwarz* and C Chase-Dunn 2014 “The Occupy Movement in California” in Todd A. Comer ed.
What Comes After Occupy?: The Regional Politics of Resistance. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. http://irows.ucr.edu/papers/irows74/irows74.htm
Chris Chase-Dunn and Anthony Roberts 2014 “The structural crisis of global capitalism and the prospects for world revolution in
the 21st century” Pp. 269-296 in Berch Berberoglu (ed.) The Global Capitalist Crisis and Its Aftermath. Burlington, VT: Ashgate
Reese, Ellen, C. Chase-Dunn, Kadambari Anantram, Gary Coyne, Matheu Kaneshiro, Ashley Koda, Roy Kwon and Preeta Saxena 2015
“Surveys of World Social Forum Participants Show Influence of Place and Base in the Global Public Sphere” Pp. 64-84 in Jackie Smith, Scott Byrd, Ellen Reese
and Elizabeth Smythe (eds.) Handbook on World Social Forum Activism. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers
Kaneshiro, Matheu, Kirk S. Lawrence and C. Chase-Dunn 2015 “Global environmentalists and their movements at the World Social Forums”
Pp. 186-205 in Jackie Smith, Scott Byrd, Ellen Reese and Elizabeth Smythe (eds.) Handbook on World Social Forum Activism. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers
"Who gets what and why: a review of Samir Amin's Unequal Development, Michael Lipton's Why Poor People Stay Poor, and Robert W. Tucker's
The Inequality of Nations, "Working Papers for a New Society, VI, 2,80-86. March/April, 1978.
"Family life and economic institutions: a review essay on Eli Zaretzky's Capitalism, The Family and Personal Life," with Andrew Cherlin.
Contemporary Sociology 8, 1:62-4 (1979).
"A world-system perspective on Cardoso and Faletto's Dependency and Development in Latin America." Latin American Research Review 17,
"Unequal development: a review of Samir Amin's Unequal Development." Insurgent Sociologist, 8,1:78-81 (Winter, 1978).
"Review of Working for Capitalism by Richard Pfeffer." Insurgent Sociologist, IX, 4:93-95. (Spring, 1980).
of Is The Red Flag Flying: The Political Economy of the
"Review of Crisis: In the World Economy" by Andre Gunder Frank. In Economic Development and Cultural Change 31, 2:410-416, January 1983.
"Review of The World-System of Capitalism: Past and Present." Edited by Walter Goldfrank. Social Forces, 59, 4:1323-1324 (1981).
"Review of Raymond C. Kelly, The Nuer Conquest: The Structure and Development of An Expansionist System." PEWS News, Summer, 1988.
"Review of Matthew Melko and Leighton R. Scott (eds.) The Boundaries of Civilizations in Space and Time." Comparative Civilizations Review,
20, Spring, 1989.
"Review of Thomas D. Hall, Social Change in the Southwest, 1350-1880." Contemporary Sociology 19,3:370-1, May, 1990.
"Review of Ross Hassig's Aztec Warfare: Imperial Expansion and Political Control." Comparative Civilizations Review 24:101-105 (Spring, 1991).
of Dale Tomich's Slavery in the Circuit of Sugar:
"Review of Norman Yoffee and George Cowgill (eds.) The Collapse of Ancient States and Civilizations." Contemporary Sociology, 21,5:689-90
"Review of Giovanni Arrighi's Long Twentieth Century and Eric Hobsbawm's The Age of Extremes" Contemporary Sociology, 25,2:161-65.
"Review of William P. Robinson's Promoting Polyarchy. Contemporary Sociology. 26,6:726-7 (November).
"Review of Ankie M. M Hoogvelt's Globalization and the Postcolonial World. The Journal of Asian Studies 1999:805-6.
"Review of Andre Gunder Frank's Reorient: Global Economy in the Asian Age. American Journal of Sociology, January, 2000.
“Review of George Modelski, World
Cities: -3000 to 2000
(with Dan Pasciuti).
Review of Saskia Sassen’s Territory*Authority*Rights (Princeton University Press 2006) in Contemporary Sociology 37,1:77. 2008 (with Kirk Lawrence).
essay on Giovanni Arrighi’s Adam Smith in Beijing,
Review of Heikki
Patomaki’s The Political Economy of Global
Security: War, Future Crises and Changes in Global Governance (
for review symposium in Cooperation and Conflict “The Evolution of Capitalist Globalization and Possible Human Futures: Hamlet without the Prince”
Chase-Dunn review of Sylvia Walby, Globalization and Inequalities: Complexity and Contested Modernities Sage, 2011 Contemporary Sociology 40, 1: 98-99 (January)
Review of new edition of Immanuel Wallerstein’s Modern World-System, Volume 1. Berkeley, University of California Press 2011.
Contemporary Sociology 41,4:9-11 http://csx.sagepub.com/content/41/1/9.full
Review of Julian Go’s Patterns of Empire. American Journal of Sociology vol. 118, no. 5 (March 2013)
Review of Jackie Smith and Dawn Wiest, Social Movements in the World-System Mobilizations
Christopher Chase-Dunn "History Recycled."
Christopher Chase-Dunn "Agricultural Genomics: the focus on solutions." Fiat Lux February 2001.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, “Globalization and global democracy” Riverside Learning is Forever (LIFE) Society. January 19, 2006
Christopher Chase-Dunn, “Economic and political globalization” “Let’s talk” with Barbara Moore, KVCR Interview, January 20, 2006.
Chase-Dunn, “The Rise and Collapse of Civilizations” Presentation at the
Christopher Chase-Dunn, ”Transnational social movements and global party formation” UCR Affiliates, March 6, 2006.
“Evolution of global governance and networks of transnational social movements.” A talk presented at the Orfalea Center, UC Santa Barbara, March 6, 2009.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Roy Kwon, A keynote address presented at the international conference on “The Global Economic
Crisis: Perceptions and Impacts” September 10-11, 2010 The World Society Foundation, University of Zurich.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, “World-systems in California and California in the World-System”
A keynote address given at the annual meeting of the California Sociological Association, Berkeley, CA November 4-5, 2011
Director: Institute for Research on World-Systems 2000-present
Co-Director (with Juliann Allison), Program on Global Studies, UCR campus arm of the Institute on Global Cooperation and Conflict
(MRU based at UCSD) 2002-present
Member, Faculty Panel on Chancellor’s Distinguished Lecture Series, Mary Robinson, University of California-Riverside, Fall 2005.
Member, Senate Committee on Academic Personnel, 2005-2008
Member, Senate International Education Committee, 2005
Member, Search committee for the Director of the Edward J. Blakely Center for Sustainable Suburban Development, 2005.
Faculty Advisor: UCR Model UN project. 2004-present.
Faculty Advisor: CALPIRG, 2002-present
Member and co-chair : UCR Faculty Association
Member, UCR Academic Senate Graduate Council 2011-
Chair, UCR Academic Senate Graduate Council Subcommittee on Courses and Programs 2012-2014
Appendices for Books and Articles:
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Alice Willard, "Systems of cities and world-systems: settlement size hierarchies and cycles of political centralization, 2000 BC-1988AD"
A paper presented at the International Studies Association meeting, March 24-27, 1993, Acapulco.
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Edward Clewett and Elaine Sundahl, " A very small world-system in Northern California: the Wintu and their neighbors."
A paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, Pittsburgh, April 8, 1992.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Mahua Sarkar, "Place names and intersocietal interaction: Wintu expansion into Hokan territory in late prehistoric Northern California,"
A paper presented a the annual meeting of the Society for Economic Anthropology,. 1993, University of New Hampshire.
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Elena Ermolaeva, "The ancient Hawaiian world-system: research in progress," A paper presented at the annual meeting of the International
Studies Association, March 29, 1994, Washington, DC.
of world-systems development: cities, empires and climate change."
An unfunded proposal submitted to the National Science Foundation.
Among Core States: World-System Cycles and Trends"
An unfunded proposal submitted to the National Science Foundation (Sociology Program), January 23, 1996.
Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall
The Chesapeake World-System: complexity, hierarchy and pulsations of long range interaction in prehistory
A paper presented at the International Studies Association,
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Upward Sweeps in the Historical Evolution of World-Systems IROWS Working Paper #20
#49 Christopher Chase-Dunn and James Love, Social Movement Networks as Reflected in Web Publications
#50 Christopher Chase-Dunn, Richard Niemeyer, Preeta Saxena, Matheu Kaneshiro, James Love and Amanda Spears,
Christopher Chase-Dunn and Hiroko Inoue, Can You Really Study the World-System in Second Life? IROWS Working Paper #51
#53 Christopher Chase-Dunn, Hiroko Inoue, Alexis Alvarez, Kirk Lawrence and James Love
#56 James Love, Alexis Alvarez, Hiroko Inoue, Kirk Lawrence, Evelyn Courtney, Edwin Elias, Tony Roberts,
Joseph Genova, Victoria Autelli, Sean Liyanage, Joshua Hopps and Chris Chase-Dunn
#57 Christopher Chase-Dunn and Shoon Lio “Global Class Formation and the New Global Left in World Historical Perspective”
#58 Christopher Chase-Dunn, Matheu Kaneshiro, James Love, Kirk Lawrence and Edwin Elias,
#59 Anthony Roberts, Joseph Genova, James Love, Kirk Lawrence, Hiroko Inoue, Evelyn Courtney, Edwin Elias
and Christopher Chase-Dunn, Semiperipheral Development in the Mediterranean World
#69 “Governance of the Global City: The Rise of Global Democracy in the 21st Century”, Christopher Chase-Dunn
#76 Latin America in the World-System: world revolutions, semiperipheral development and the evolution of global
governance Christopher Chase-Dunn and Alessandro Morosin
#78 Contemporary Semiperipheral Development: The Regimes and Movements. C. Chase-Dunn
Christopher Chase-Dunn, Hiroko Inoue, Alexis Álvarez, Andrew Owen and Eugene N. Anderson
#80 The Prehistory of Money in Southern California Christopher Chase-Dunn, Eugene N. Anderson, Hiroko
Inoue, and Alexis Álvarez
#83 Five Linked Crises in the Contemporary World-System C. Chase-Dunn
#84 The Web of Transnational Social Movements: Processes of Articulation C. Chase-Dunn