Table of Contents

Lars Bretthauer / Alexander Gallas / John Kannankulam / Ingo Stützle: Introduction

The Economy and the State in the Capitalist Mode of Production

Clyde W. Barrow: Re-Reading Poulantzas: State theory and the epistemologies of structuralism

Bob Jessop: The Capitalist Type of State and Authoritarian Statism: Poulantzas’s state theory as a modern classic

Joachim Hirsch / John Kannankulam: Poulantzas and Form Analysis: On the relation between two approaches in materialist state theory

Lars Bretthauer: Materiality and Condensation in Nicos Poulantzas

Alexander Gallas: Reading ‘Capital’ with Poulantzas: ‘Form’ and ‘struggle’ in the Critique of Political Economy

Power and Domination

Max Koch: Poulantzas’s Contribution to Class Analysis and Social Structural Analysis

Jörg Nowak: Poulantzas, Gender Relations and Feminist State Theory

Urs T. Lindner: State, Power and Politics: On the relation between Poulantzas and Foucault

Sonja Buckel: The Juridical Condensation of the Relations of Forces: Nicos Poulantzas and the Law

Ingo Stützle: The Order of Knowledge: The state as a knowledge apparatus

Space and Statehood

Markus Wissen: Territory and Historicity: Time and space in Nicos Poulantzas’s state theory

Hans-Jürgen Bieling: European Statehood

Jens Wissel: The Transnationalisation of the Bourgeoisie and the New Networks of Power

Crisis, Transformation and Political Strategies

Thomas Sablowski: Crisis and Statehood in Poulantzas

Ulrich Brand / Miriam Heigl: ›Inside‹ and ›Outside‹: The state, social movements and ›radical transformation‹ in Poulantzas

Alex Demirović: Rule by the People? Democracy and the capitalist state in Poulantzas

Peter Thomas: Conjuncture of the integral state? Poulantzas’s reading of Gramsci