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Table of Contents
Contents: Preface; Introduction: does culture matter?. Part I Culture and Outcomes: Introduction; 'Culture' and the concepts of culture; What culture matters for: outcomes. Part II Ethnicity: Introduction; Ethnic groups and nations; Outcomes of ethnicity. Part III Civilizations: Introduction; Civilizations and the major types of religion; Religion and its outcomes. Part IV Legacies: Introduction; Historical legacies and the Colonial heritage; Family structure and democracy. Part V Universal Values: Introduction; Universal values: three main theories; Value orientations: how real are they?; Gender (sex) as a major cultural cleavage; Conclusion: the impact of culture on outcomes; Appendices: Macro data set: variable list; Regional data set: variable list; Micro data set: variable list. References, Index.