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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$37.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-11314-9