Verwandte Artikel zu Culture, Institutions, and Development: New Insights...

Culture, Institutions, and Development: New Insights Into an Old Debate (Routledge Studies in Development Economics)

0 durchschnittliche Bewertung
( 0 Bewertungen bei Goodreads )
 
9780415749961: Culture, Institutions, and Development: New Insights Into an Old Debate (Routledge Studies in Development Economics)
Alle Exemplare der Ausgabe mit dieser ISBN anzeigen:
 
 
Críticas:

'Jean-Philippe Platteau's Culture, Institutions and Development makes a major contribution to development studies. Its wide-ranging essays explore the impact of such cultural factors as religion, tradition, the role of the family and ethnic ties on development. The essays are clear and to the point, and accessible to readers without an extensive technical background. This volume should prove of great interest to those involved in development studies from across the social sciences, as well as to development practitioners.'

- Victor D. Lippit, University of California, Riverside

Reseña del editor:

Does culture matter? This question has taken on added significance since fundamentalist revivalism has recently gained ground in different parts of the world. The old controversy between Max Weber and Karl Marx, which centres around the extent to which cultural factors such as social norms and values affect economic growth is of critical importance, particularly because of its policy implications. Indeed, if culture is not an autonomous factor susceptible to influencing economic realities, it should not matter and public authorities can dispense with thinking about cultural interventions. On the other hand, if culture does have a real impact, the question arises as to whether it is conducive or detrimental to economic growth, political liberalization, and the emancipation of individuals among other things.

Culture, Institutions, and Development addresses this debate at a concrete level by looking at five important issues: the role of tradition and its influence on development; the role of religion, with special reference to Middle Eastern countries; the role of family, kinship, and ethnic ties in the process of development; the relationship between culture and entrepreneurship; and the relationship between culture and poverty.

This collection offers a nuanced view that neither denies nor exaggerates the role of cultural factors in explaining relative growth performances across countries. Instead, the contributors focus on the dynamic, two-way relationship between culture and development in a way that stresses policy stakes and the value of multidisciplinary collaboration between economists, historians and other social scientists. This book will be of interest to postgraduates and researchers in all the social sciences, as well as to professionals working in national development agencies, international organisations, and Non-Governmental Organisations.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Versand: EUR 4,67
Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach Deutschland

Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer

In den Warenkorb

Weitere beliebte Ausgaben desselben Titels

9780415580076: Culture, Institutions, and Development: New Insights Into an Old Debate: 84 (Routledge Studies in Development Economics)

Vorgestellte Ausgabe

ISBN 10: 0415580072 ISBN 13: 9780415580076
Verlag: Routledge, 2010
Hardcover

Beste Suchergebnisse bei AbeBooks

Beispielbild für diese ISBN

1.

J. P. Platteau (editor), Robert Peccoud (editor)
Verlag: Taylor and Francis 2013-11-11, London (2013)
ISBN 10: 0415749964 ISBN 13: 9780415749961
Neu paperback Anzahl: > 20
Anbieter
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Vereinigtes Königreich)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung paperback. Zustand: New. Language: ENG. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 9780415749961

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 46,71
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 4,67
Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach Deutschland
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

2.

Verlag: Taylor & Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2013)
ISBN 10: 0415749964 ISBN 13: 9780415749961
Neu Paperback Anzahl: 10
Anbieter
The Book Depository
(London, Vereinigtes Königreich)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Paperback. Zustand: New. Reprint. Language: English. Brand new Book. Does culture matter? This question has taken on added significance since fundamentalist revivalism has recently gained ground in different parts of the world. The old controversy between Max Weber and Karl Marx, which centres around the extent to which cultural factors such as social norms and values affect economic growth is of critical importance, particularly because of its policy implications. Indeed, if culture is not an autonomous factor susceptible to influencing economic realities, it should not matter and public authorities can dispense with thinking about cultural interventions. On the other hand, if culture does have a real impact, the question arises as to whether it is conducive or detrimental to economic growth, political liberalization, and the emancipation of individuals among other things.Culture, Institutions, and Development addresses this debate at a concrete level by looking at five important issues: the role of tradition and its influence on development; the role of religion, with special reference to Middle Eastern countries; the role of family, kinship, and ethnic ties in the process of development; the relationship between culture and entrepreneurship; and the relationship between culture and poverty. This collection offers a nuanced view that neither denies nor exaggerates the role of cultural factors in explaining relative growth performances across countries. Instead, the contributors focus on the dynamic, two-way relationship between culture and development in a way that stresses policy stakes and the value of multidisciplinary collaboration between economists, historians and other social scientists. This book will be of interest to postgraduates and researchers in all the social sciences, as well as to professionals working in national development agencies, international organisations, and Non-Governmental Organisations. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers ROD9780415749961

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 54,34
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 0,59
Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach Deutschland
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

3.

Jean-Philippe Platteau
Verlag: Taylor and Francis Ltd (2013)
ISBN 10: 0415749964 ISBN 13: 9780415749961
Neu PAP Anzahl: 15
Anbieter
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Vereinigtes Königreich)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung PAP. Zustand: New. New Book. Shipped from UK. Established seller since 2000. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers EZ-9780415749961

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 47,68
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 9,36
Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach Deutschland
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

4.

Jean-Philippe Platteau
Verlag: Taylor and Francis Ltd (2013)
ISBN 10: 0415749964 ISBN 13: 9780415749961
Neu PAP Anzahl: 15
Anbieter
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, USA)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung PAP. Zustand: New. New Book. Shipped from UK. Established seller since 2000. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers EZ-9780415749961

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 53,12
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 4,26
Von USA nach Deutschland
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

5.

Jean-Philippe Platteau
Verlag: Taylor & Francis Ltd (2013)
ISBN 10: 0415749964 ISBN 13: 9780415749961
Neu Paperback / softback Anzahl: 5
Print-on-Demand
Anbieter
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Vereinigtes Königreich)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Paperback / softback. Zustand: New. This item is printed on demand. New copy - Usually dispatched within 5-9 working days. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers C9780415749961

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 58,31
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 9,31
Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach Deutschland
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
Beispielbild für diese ISBN

6.

Platteau, Jean-Philippe (Editor)/ Peccoud, Robert (Editor)
Verlag: Routledge (2014)
ISBN 10: 0415749964 ISBN 13: 9780415749961
Neu Paperback Anzahl: 1
Anbieter
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Vereinigtes Königreich)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Paperback. Zustand: Brand New. 1st edition. 288 pages. 9.40x6.20x0.70 inches. In Stock. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers __0415749964

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 58,90
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 11,71
Von Vereinigtes Königreich nach Deutschland
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer