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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, short, insightful introductions to each section and a general introduction.
Introduction: J. Timmons Roberts and Amy Hite.
Part I: Formative Ideas on the Transition to ModernSociety:.
1. "Manifesto of the Communist Party" and "AlienatedLabor": Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.
2. Selections from The Division of Labor in Society:Emile Durkheim.
3. The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism: MaxWeber.
Part II: How does Development Change People? ModernizationTheories and the Intellectual Roots of the DevelopmentProject:.
4. Evolutionary Universals in Society: Talcott Parsons.
5. The Five Stages-of-Growth - A Summary: W. W. Rostow.
6. From A Study of Slum Culture: Backgrounds for LA VIDA:Oscar Lewis.
7. Excerpts from The Passing of Traditional Society:Daniel Lerner.
8. Making Men Modern: On the Causes of Individual Change in SixDeveloping Countries: Alex Inkeles.
9. From The Change to Change: Modernization, Development, andPolitics, and Political Order in Changing Societies:Samuel Huntington.
Part III: Blaming The Victims? Dependency and World-SystemsTheories Respond: .
10. The Development of Underdevelopment: Andre Gunder Frank.
11. Dependency and Development in Latin America: FernandoHenrique Cardoso and Enzo Faletto.
12. The Dynamics of Rural Poverty in Latin America: Alain deJanvry and Carlos Garramón.
13. The Rise and Future Demise of the World Capitalist System:Concepts for Comparative Analysis: Immanuel Wallerstein.
14. The Effects of International Economic Dependence onDevelopment and Inequality: A Cross-National Study: ChristopherChase-Dunn.
15. Rethinking Development Theory: Insights from East Asia andLatin America: Gary Gereffi.
Part IV: Attempts to Understand Globalization and its SocialEffects:.
16. The New International Division of Labor in the WorldEconomy: Folker Fröbel, Jürgen Heinrichs, and OttoKreye.
17. Globalization: Myths and Realities: Philip McMichael.
18. Capitalism: The Factory of Fragmentation: David Harvey.
19. Introduction from Has Globalization Gone Too Far?:Dani Rodrik.
20. Gender Industrialization, Transnational Corporations andDevelopment: An Overview of Trends and Patterns: Kathryn B. Wardand Jean Larson Pyle.
21. Development after Ecology: Bob Sutcliffe.
22. Social Movements and Global Capitalism: Leslie Sklair.
23. Neoliberalism and the Sociology of Development: EmergingTrends and Unanticipated Facts: Alejandro Portes.