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From Modernization to Globalization

Perspectives on Development and Social Change (Blackwell Readers in Sociology)

by J. Timmons Roberts

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Professional .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsAmy Hite (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7609796M
ISBN 100631210970
ISBN 109780631210979

Globalization *immediately available upon purchase as print book shipments may be delayed due to the COVID crisis. ebook access is temporary and does not include ownership of the ebook. Only valid for books with an ebook version. This book explores how political, economic, social, cultural and technological forces are (re)shaping the meanings of love and intimacy in China's public culture. It focuses on a range of cultural and media forms including literature, film, television, music and new media, examines new cultural practices such as online activism, virtual.

The processes of modernization and globalization promise more wealth and health for many people. But they are also a threat to the stability and quality of marriage and family life. This new book -- at once sobering and constructive -- looks at the impact of these processes on marriage and asks what Christianity, in cooperation with other. globalization, and to describe how this phenomenon, asso-ciated with modernization, may exaggerate the predisposi-tion to obesity. Globalization and modernization: a new reality accentuating the importance of mental work The term globalization is used to describe the increased mobility of goods, services, labour, technology and capital.

Globalization has a rich history associated with the emergence of modernity. fndeed, the rise of modernity has been defined by a number of historical processes including the Atlantic Slave Trade and attendant institutions of slavery, and European colonization of Africa Asia and. EBOOK SYNOPSIS: The last decade has witnessed a revival of interest in the problems of modernity and modernization. In particular, three major processes have emerged as objects of debate: " The transformations of capitalism manifested in globalization and the unfolding of post-industrial society " The rapid and strong economic development of countries outside the West .


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Globalization necessities a reflection of its intrinsic uncertainties and paradoxes. Modernization theory is used to explain the process of modernization within societies.

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It provides an up-to-date primer and key reference for students, scholars, and development practitioners wishing to get up to speed quickly on the issues surrounding social change and. From another viewpoint, universal changes in adopting more liberal attitudes toward sexuality, marriage, and family can also be expected based on modernization (Ingelhart, ), globalization.

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From Modernization to Globalization is a reference for scholars, students and development practitioners on the issues of processes of social change and development in the 'Third World'.

It provides carefully excerpted samples from both classic and up-to-date writings in the development literature, as well as, a general introduction/5(10). Globalization Studies and Editor-in-Chief of the journal Age of Globalization (in Russian).

His academic interests are connected with the analysis of problems of globalization and modernization. His published research includes topics such as forecasting world political change, social-economic development and social evolution.Modernization Theory.

Modernization theory arose in the context of decolonization in Africa and Asia and the early years of the Cold War. It grew out of efforts to understand how recently independent nations and other ‘Third World’ countries might achieve economic and political development similar to that of the US and northern Europe, which were viewed as the .J.

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