Culture and Global Change

Synopsis

Culture and Global Change presents a comprehensive introduction to the cultural aspects of third world development. It contains 25 chapters from leading writers in the field which each offer their own particular take on "culture" and explore the significance and meaning of cultural issues for different people in different parts of the contemporary world. With chapters dealing with the importance of "Third World" cultures but also with changes in Russia, Japan, the USA and the UK, this book considers the relationship between culture and development within a truly global context.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Tracey Skelton
  • Tim Allen
  • Peter Worsley
  • John Tomlinson
  • Alan Thomas
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1999