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Publications

Monographs

 

Costa, Sérgio (2007): Vom Nordatlantik zum 'Black Atlantic'. Postkoloniale Konfigurationen und Paradoxien transnationaler Politik [From North Atantic to Black Atlantic. Postcolonial Configurations and Paradoxes of Transnational Politics].  Bielefeld: Transcript, 292 pp.

Costa Sérgio (2006): Dois Atlânticos. Teoria Social, anti-racismo, cosmopolitismo. Belo Horizonte: UFMG, 272 pp. (translation of the above title)

Costa, Sérgio (2002): As cores de Ercília: Esfera Pública, Democracia, configurações pós-nacionais [Ercília’s Colors: Public Sphere, Democray, Post-national Configurations]. Belo Horizonte: UFMG, 220 pp.

Costa, Sérgio/ Alonso, Angela/ Tomioka, Sérgio (2001): A modernização negociada: transporte e riscos ambientais. [Negociated Modernity. Transports and Environmental Risks]. São Paulo/Brasília: CEBRAP/IBAMA, 239 pp.

Costa, Sérgio (1997): Dimensionen der Demokratisierung: Öffentlichkeit, Zivilgesellschaft und lokale Partizipation in Brasilien [Dimensions of Democratization: Public Sphere, Civil Society and local Participation in Brazil]. Frankfurt/M: Vervuert, 1997, 151 pp.

 


Edited Books

 

Kron, S./ Costa, S./Braig, M. (2012): Democracia y reconfiguraciones contemporáneas del derecho en América Latina [Democracy and Contemporary Reconfigurations of Law in Latin America]. Frankfurt/Madrid: Vervuert, pp. 436.

Costa, Sérgio (2012): Guest Editor of Current Sociology 60th Anniversary. E-Special. Issue: Latin American Sociology. In: http://csi.sagepub.com/content/60/4/1.2.full

Rodríguez, E. G./ Boatcă, M./ Costa, S. (2010): Decolonizing European Sociology. Interdisciplinary Approaches. Farnham: Ashgate, pp. 269.

Costa, S./ Matiaske, W./ Brunkhorst, H. (2010): Contemporary Perspectives on Justice. München/Mering: Hampp, pp. 266.

Costa, S./ Kohlhepp, G./ Nitschack, H./ Sangmeister, H.(2010): Brasilien heute. Geographischer Raum, Politik, Wirtschaft, Kultur [Brazil Today. Geographical Space, Politics, Economy, Culture]. Frankfurt/M, Madrid: Vervuert, pp. 792.

Birle, P./ Costa, S./ Nitschack, H. (2008): Brazil and the Americas. Convergences and Perspectives. Frankfurt/M, Madrid: Vervuert, pp. 237.

Costa, S./ Sangmeister, H./ Steckbauer, S. (2007): O Brasil na América Latina: Interações, percepções, interdependências [Brazil in Latin-America: Interactions, Perceptions, Independencies]. São Paulo: Annablume, pp. 349.

Costa, S./ Domingues, J. M./ Knöbl, W./ Silva, J. (2006): The Plurality of Modernity. Decentring Sociology. München/Mering: Hampp Verlag, pp. 229.

Brunkhorst, H./Costa, S. (2005): Jenseits von Zentrum und Peripherie: zur Konstituition der fragmentierten Weltgesellschaft [Beyond Centre and Periphery: on the Constitution of the Fragmented World-society]. München/Mering: Hampp Verlag, pp. 224.

Sevilla, R./ Costa, S./ Coy, M. (2003): Brasilien in der postnationalen Konstellation [Brazil in the Postcolonial Constellation]. Tübingen: CCC, pp. 304.

Leis, H./ Scherer-Warren, I./ Costa, S. (2001): Modernidade crítica [Critical Modernity]. Florianópolis: Cidade Futura, pp. 226.

Scherer-Warren, I./ Costa, S. et al. (2001): Cidadania e multiculturalismo: a teoria social no Brasil Contemporâneo [Citizenship and Multiculturalism: Social Theory in Brazil Today]. Lissabon: Socius, pp. 212.

 


Selection of Recent Articles and Chapters

 Costa, Sérgio (2013): Nationalismus aus transnationaler Sicht: Wissenschaft, Rassismus und Nation in Brasilien um 1900. In: Fischer, G. et al. (Hg.): Brasilien in der Welt. Region, Nation und Globalisierung 1870-1945. Frankfurt/M: Campus, S. 71-94

Costa, Sérgio (2013): Das politische System Brasiliens. In: Der Bürger im Staat, Heft 1-2/2013, S. 23-33 (aktualisierte und überarbeitete Fassung aus Titel Nr. 62)
Full text: http://www.buergerimstaat.de/1_2_13/brasilien.pdf

Backhouse, Maria/ Baquero, Jairo/ Costa, Sérgio (2013): Between Rights and Power Asymmetries Contemporary Struggles for Land in Brazil and Colombia. Berlin, working paper desiguALdades nr. 41
In: http://www.desigualdades.net/Working_Papers/index.html

Costa, Sérgio (2013):  Entangled inequalities in Latin America: addressing social categorisations and transregional interdependencies. In: Célleri, Daniela; Schwarz, Tobias; Wittger, Bea (Ed.) (2013)
"Interdependencies of Social Categorisations", Frankfurt a.M. (Iberoamericana/Vervuert)
Preliminary draft: http://www.desigualdades.net/bilder/Working_Paper/WP_Costa_Online.pdf
Full text in Portuguese: http://www.scielo.br/pdf/ts/v24n2/v24n2a07.pdf

Costa, Sérgio (2012): ¿Unidos e iguales? Anti-racismo y solidaridad en el Brasil Contemporáneo [United and equal? Anti-racism and solidarity in Brazil]. In: Kron, S./ Costa, S./Braig, M. (2012): Democracia y reconfiguraciones contemporáneas del derecho en América Latina. Frankfurt/Madrid: Vervuert, pp. 323-342 (revised and updated translation from nr. 48)

Costa, Sérgio (2012): Essentialismuskritik, transnationaler Antirassismus, Körperpolitik. Paul Gilroy und der Black Atlantic [Critique of Essentialism, Transnational Anti-Racism, Corporality. Paul Gilroy and the Black Atlantic]. In: Reuter, Julia/ Karentzos, Alexandra (ed.): Schlüsselwerke der postkolonialen Studien. Wiesbaden: VS, pp. 153-164.

Costa, Sérgio (2012): Regimes de Coexistência Interétnica no Brasil e na Alemanha: Contribuições a um debate inexistente [Regimes of Inter-ethnic Coexistence in Brazil and Germany. Contributions to an Inexistent Debate]. In: Sociologia/Universidade do Porto, Special Issue 2012, pp. 235-259.
Full Text: http://ler.letras.up.pt/uploads/ficheiros/10016.pdf
Abstract: http://www.wochenschau-verlag.de/zfmr/abstracts/zfmr2-2011-abstracts.pdf

Costa, Sérgio et al. (2011): Más allá de la inefectividad de la ley. Estado de derecho, esfera pública y antirracismo. [Beyond the Inefficacy of the Law: the Rule of Law, the Public Sphere, and Anti-racism]. In: Gurza Lavalle, Adrián (ed.): El Horizonte de la política – Brasil y la agenda contemporánea de investigación en el debate internacional, México: CIESAS, pp. 291-334.

Costa, Sérgio/ Gonçalves, Guilherme L. (2011): Human Rights as Collective Entitlement? Afro-Descendants in Latin America and the Caribbean. In: Zeitschrift für Menschenrechte, 2/2011, pp. 52-71.

Costa, Sérgio (2011): Researching Entangled Inequalities in Latin-America. The Role of Historical, Social, and Transregional Interdependencies. Berlin, working paper no. 9, desiguALdades, 2011.
Full Text: http://www.desigualdades.net/bilder/Working_Paper/WP_Costa_Online.pdf

Costa, S. (2011): Founding in Networking? Geisteswissenschaften in der neuen Geopolitik des Wissens [Founding in Networking? The Humanities in the New Geopolitics of Knowledge]. In: Dietrich, R./ Smilovski, D./Nünning, A. (ed.): Lost or Found in Translation? Interkulturelle/ Internationale Perspektiven der Geisteswissenschaften. Trier: Wiss. Verlag Trier, pp. 39-52.

Costa, S. (2011): Perspectivas y políticas sobre racismo y afrodescendencia en América Latina y el Caribe [Perspectives and Politics of Racism and Afro-descendancy in Latin-America and the Caribbean]. In: Hopenhayn, M./Sojo, A. (ed.): Sentido de pertenencia en sociedades fragmentadas: América Latina en una perspectiva global. Santiago de Chile: CEPAL, pp. 173-188.
Full Text: http://www.eclac.cl/publicaciones/xml/3/45273/Sentido_de_pertenencia_completo_WEB.pdf

Boatcă, M./Rodríguez, E. G./Costa, S. (2010): Introduction. Decolonizing European Sociology: Different Paths towards a Pending Project. In: Boatcă, M./Rodríguez, E.G./Costa, S. (ed.): Decolonizing European Sociology. Transdisciplinary Approaches. Farnham: Ashgate, pp. 1-11.
Full Text: http://www.ashgate.com/pdf/SamplePages/Decolonizing_European_Sociology_Intro.pdf

Costa, Sérgio (2010): Au-delà du métissage. Antiracisme et diversité culturelle sous les deux gouvernements Lula [Anti-Racism and Cultural Diversity During the Two Lula Administrations]. In: Problèmes d’Amérique latine, n°78, pp. 91-112.

Costa, Sérgio (2010): Die Ideenzirkulation zwischen Brasilien und Deutschland: Diagnose und Szenarien [The Circulation of Ideas  between Brazil and Germany: Diagnosis and Scenarios] In: Bader, Wolfgang (ed.): Die deutsch-brasilianischen Kulturbeziehungen. Bestandsaufnahme, Herausforderungen, Perspektiven. Frankfurt/M, Vervuert, pp. 51-72.

Costa, Sérgio (2010): Nationbildung: Geschichte und Gegenwart [Nation-Building: History and Present]. In: Costa, S. et al. (ed.): Brasilien heute. Frankfurt/M, pp. 159-172.

Costa, Sérgio (2010): Das politische System [The Political System]. In: Brasilien heute , see above, pp. 191-206.

Costa, Sérgio/ Ryal, Gundo (2010): Öffentlichkeit: Themen, Akteure, Strukturen [The Public Sphere: Topics, Actors and Structures]. In: Brasilien heute [Brazil Today], see above, pp. 459-470.

Costa, Sérgio (2010): Da sociologia do racismo às política anti-racistas: nexos difíceis [From Sociology of Racism to Anti-racist policies: Difficult Interrelations]. In: D`Incao, Maria Angela/Martins, Hermínio (ed.): Democracia, Crise e Reforma. Estudos sobre a era Fernando Henrique Cardoso. São Paulo: Paz & Terra, pp. 245-268.

Boatcă, M & Costa S. (2010): Postcolonial Sociology: A Research Agenda. In: Rodríguez, Encarnación G./ Boatcă, Manuela/ Costa, Sérgio (ed.): Decolonizing European Sociology. Transdisciplinary Approaches. Farnham: Ashgate, pp. 13-32.

Boatcă, M. & Costa, S. (2010): Postkoloniale Soziologie: ein Programm [Postcolonial Sociology. A Programm]. In: Reuter, Julia/Villa, Paula-Irene (ed.): Postkoloniale Soziologie. Empirische Befunde, theoretische Anschlüsse, politische Intervention. Bielefeld: transcript, pp. 69-90. Spanish version: estudios sociológicos Vol XXVIII, Num. 83, May-August 2010.

Costa, S. (2009): Diferença e Identidade: A crítica Pós-Estruturalista ao Multiculturalismo [Difference and Identity: A Post-stucturalist Critique of Multiculturalism]. In: Vieira, Liszt (ed.): Identidade e Globalização. Rio de Janeiro: Paz e Terra.

Costa, S. & Avritzer, L. (2009): Teoría crítica, esfera pública y democracia: concepciones y usos en América Latina [Critical Theory, Public Sphere and Democracy: Concepts and Applications in Latin-America]. In: Braig, Marianne/Huffschmid, Anne (ed.): Los poderes de lo público. Debates, espacios y actores en América Latina. Madrid/Frankfurt am Main: Iberoamericana/Vervuert, pp. 27-51.

Costa, S./Melo, R./Silva, F. (ed.) (2009): Sociedad civil, Estado y Derecho en América Latina: tres modelos interpretativos [Civil Society, State and Law in Latin America: Three Interpretative Models]. In: Araujo, Kathya (ed.): ¿Se acata pero no se cumple? Estudios sobre las normas en América Latina. Santiago: LOM Ediciones, pp. 199-222.

Costa, S. (2008): Das politische System Brasiliens [Brazil’s Political System]. In: Stüwe, Klaus/ Rinke, Stefan (ed.): Die politischen Systeme in Nord- und Lateinamerika. Eine Einführung. Wiesbaden, pp. 114-136.

Costa, S. (2008): Imigração no Brasil e na Alemanha: Contextos, Conceitos, Convergências [Migration in Brazil and Germany: Contexts, Concepts and Convergencies]. In: Ciências Sociais Unisinos, 44 (2), Mai/August 2008, pp.105-118.
Full Text: http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=93844202

Costa, S. (2007): "Deprovincializing" Sociology: the Postcolonial Contribution . Revista Brasileira de Ciencias Sociais, Vol. 3.
Full text: http://socialsciences.scielo.org/pdf/s_rbcsoc/v3nse/scs_a09.pdf

Costa, S. (2007): Beyond North South Dichotomies: De-centring Human Rights in the Americas. In: Rioux, Michèle (ed.): Building the Americas. Brüssel: Bruylant, pp. 209-222.

Costa, S. (2007): ¿Unidos e Iguais? Anti-racismo e solidariedade no Brasil contemporâneo [United and Equal? Anti-racism and Solidarity in Today’s Brazil]. In: Piensamento Iberoamericano, nueva época, no. 1, pp. 231-250. Online version

Costa, S. (2007): De la asimilación a la convivencia: conceptos y contextos de la política imigratória [From Assimilation to Conviviality: Concepts and Contexts of Immigration Politicies] In: Yepez del Castillo, Isabel/ Herrera, Gioconda (ed.): Nuevas Migraciones Latinoamericanas a Europa. Quito: FLACSO/OBREAL, pp. 269-285.

Costa, S. (2007): Ein Ort für den schwarzen Körper: Antirassismus in Brasilien [A Place for the Black Body: Antiracism in Brazil]. In: Diehl, Paula/ Koch, Gertrud (ed.): Der Körper als Medium. Inszenierungen der Politik, München: Fink Verlag, pp. 141-160.

Costa, S. (2007): Vergangenheitsbewältigung auf Brasilianisch [Coming to Terms with the Past in Brazil]. In: Argumente und Materialien zum Zeitgeschehen Nr. 55, pp. 21-30. 
Full Text: http://www.hss.de/uploads/tx_ddceventsbrowser/AMZ55-Brasilien.pdf

Costa, S.& Gurza Lavalle, Adrián (2006): Cohésion social y coexistencia intercultural en América Latina [Social Cohesion and Intercultural Coexistence in Latin America]. In: Cotler, Julio (ed.): La cohésion social en la agenda de América Latina y de la Unión Européa. Lima: Instituto de Estudios Peruanos, pp. 247-279.

Costa, S. (2006): Sociology and Transnational Contexts of Agency. Lessons from the Black Atlantic. In Costa, Sérgio; Domingues, J. Maurício; Knöbl, Wolfgang & Silva, Josué (ed.): The Plurality of Modernity. Decentring Sociology. Munich, Mering: Hampp Verlag, pp. 43-56.

Costa, S. (2006): ¿Amores Fáciles? Romanticismo y consumo en la modernidad tardia [Easy living? Romance and Consume in the late Modernity]. In: Revista Mexicana de Sociologia, Nr. 4/2006, pp. 761-782.
Full Text: http://www.revistas.unam.mx/index.php/rms/article/view/6078

Costa, S. (2006): Menschenrechte weltweit. Politisches Handeln jenseits neokolonialer Dualismen [Human Rights Worldwide. Political Agency beyond Neocolonial Dualisms]. In: Febel, Gisela et al. (ed): Zwischen Kontakt und Konflikt. Perspektiven der Postkolonialismusforschung. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, pp. 63-80.

Costa, S. (2005): Postkoloniale Studien und Soziologie: Differenzen und Konvergenzen [Postcolonial studies and Sociology: Differences and Convergencies]. Berlin, Berliner Journal für Soziologie, 2/05, pp. 283-292.

Costa, S. (2005): Cosmopolitan Democracy: Conceptual Deficits and Political Errors. Portal Scielo Social Sciences.
Full Text: http://socialsciences.scielo.org/pdf/s_rbcsoc/v1nse/scs_a04.pdf

Avritzer, Leonardo & Costa, S. (2004): Teoria crítica, espaço público e democracia: Concepções e usos na América Latina [Critical Theory, Public Sphere and Democracy: Concepts and Applications in Latin America]. Rio de Janeiro: Dados, Vol. 47, Nr. 4, pp. 703-728.

Costa, S. (2004): Der Kampf um Öffentlichkeit: Begriffe, Akteure, politische Dynamiken [The Struggle for the Public Sphere: Concepts, Actors, Political Dynamics]. Hamburg: Lateinamerika Jahrbuch, pp. 9-25.

Costa, Sérgio (2004): A sociologia americana e a invenção das relações raciais no Brasil [American Sociology and the Invention of Racial Relations in Brazil]. Interseções, 6(1), pp. 75-94.

 


Further Publications


Miteinander oder Gegeneinander? Szenarien für die Zukunft Europas. In: Brockhaus Zukunft 2030, 2013

Ungleichheit und Gerechtigkeit in Lateinamerika (mit Johanna Schockenmöhle) In: Geographie heute, 2013

Das Ende der Biederkeit (mit Marianne Braig) In: Internationale Politik 2013

Die Zukunft Europas: Kosmopolitische Dimensionen. Süddeutsche Zeitung

Am laufenden Rand, Freitag, 17.01.2011

Interview with Prof. Sérgio Costa, Política e Trabalho, Nr 32 04/2010, (Portuguese)

Wieder zusammen? Liebe und Freundschaft in der Spätmoderne (Together again? Love and Friendship in Late Modernity). In: Freundschaft - Physiognomien einer komplexen Beziehung, Humboldt-Magazin, Goethe-Institut 2009

MC Gringo oder die Verwischung der Grenzen (MC Gringo or the Blurring of Borders). In: Lateinamerika Verein e.V. (Hg.): Übersee. Argentinien, Brasilien, Chile und Deutschland. Wirtschafts- und Beziehungsgeschichten. Berlin: Edition Weiss 2009, 138-149.

Alemanha(s): duas, uma, muitas (Germanie(s): Two, One, Many). In: CULT, November 2009, 44-77.