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Politics and Culture in the Developing World, CourseSmart eTextbook, 5th Edition

By Richard J. Payne, Jamal R. Nassar

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Feb 11, 2011

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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.

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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Politics and Culture in the Developing World, CourseSmart eTextbook, 5th Edition
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$40.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-11314-9