In this book, the figures at the peak of their fields discuss. The articles of Alain Touraine, Craig Calhoun and David Lyon attempting to understand the great thinker Manuel Castells are accompanied with Castell’s answers. Afterwards, the book, which turns into a vivid discussion platform with the articles of Anthony Giddens and Mustafa Armağan, enlightens not only Castells thoughts, but also a wide area ranging from Islamism to Nationalism, from the Bosnian massacre to the ‘Network Society’ like a rescue flare. Castells, one of the contributors of Perestroika, still pens works on Urban Sociology and Information Revolution and sheds light on future by revealing social and economic dynamics of our age. This collected works book, should be read as a guide to understand Castells, the great thinker, who focuses on the individual’s search for new way out in this era, in which the global networks rapidly swallowing the societies and nations.