Membership in the Political Economy of the World System Section is open to any member of the American Sociological Association. Section membership is $22 for regular members, $8 for student members, and $13 for low-income members, which includes support for the official section journal, the Journal of World-Systems Research.

JOIN ON-LINE: To join the ASA and/or the PEWS section on line, go to the ASA Membership Information Website. On this webpage log in with your 5-digit member number and last name (all lower case), then click on "Join a Section" and add the Political Economy of the World-System section (Section 17).

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