Politics and Culture in the Developing World / Edition 5

Politics and Culture in the Developing World / Edition 5

by Richard J Payne, Jamal Nassar
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0205075916

ISBN-13: 9780205075911

Pub. Date: 02/24/2011

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

From decolonization and democratization to religion and gender, Politics and Culture in the Developing World is a comprehensive survey of the global context of development. With in-depth and current examples from Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East., this text examines the central political themes in the developing world. Throughout, Politics

Overview

From decolonization and democratization to religion and gender, Politics and Culture in the Developing World is a comprehensive survey of the global context of development. With in-depth and current examples from Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East., this text examines the central political themes in the developing world. Throughout, Politics and Culture in the Developing World
demonstrates how globalization both accelerates change and increases interdependence between developing and developed countries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205075911
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/24/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
581,406
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Government, Politics, and Cultures in Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Latin America Chapter 2. Global Interdependence Chapter 3. Religion and Politics Chapter 4. Nationalism, Colonialism, and Independence Chapter 5. Global and Domestic Inequalities Chapter 6. Challenges of Development Chapter 7. The Costs of Development Chapter 8. Women in the Developing World Chapter 9. Transitions to Democracy and Human Rights Chapter 10. Political Leadership and State Capacity Chapter 11. Ethnicity, Ethnic Conflict, and Conflict Resolution Chapter 12. Migration Chapter 13. Foreign Relations of the Developing Countries

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