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Culture and global change /

Additional authors: Skelton, Tracey, -- 1962- | Allen, Tim, -- 1956-
Published by : Routledge, (London ; | New York :) Physical details: xiii, 322 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. ISBN:0415139163 (hbk); 0415139171 (pbk). Year: 1999
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HM621 .C857 1999 (Browse shelf (Opens below)) Available AB KLF16124586

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Culture and global change : an introduction / Tracey Skelton and Tim Allen -- Classic conceptions of culture / Peter Worsley -- Globalised culture : the triumph of the West? / John Tomlinson -- Culture and development theory / Peter Worsley -- Modernisation versus the environment? Shifting objectives of progress / Alan Thomas -- Local knowledges and changing technologies / Gordon Wilson -- Understanding health / Murray Last -- Finding the right image : British development NGOs and the regulation of imagery / Henrietta Lidchi -- Representations of conflict in the Western media : the manufacture of a barbaric periphery / Philippa Atkinson -- Sex tourism : the complexities of power / Jan Jindy Pettman -- The city and identity : news frames and the representation of London and Londoners in the Evening standard / Jenny Owen -- Culture as ideology : explanations for the development of the Japanese economic miracle / Roger Goodman -- Cultural disease and British industrial decline : Weber in reverse / Mike Hickox -- Ethnicity / John Eade and Tim Allen -- Local forms of resistance : weapons of the weak / Hazel Johnson -- 'The people's radio' of Vila Nossa Senhora Aparecida : alternative communication and cultures of resistance in Brazil / Vivian Schelling -- The new migrants : 'flexible workers' in a global economy / Chris J. Martin -- The West, its Other and human rights / Rolando Gaete -- Female circumcision and cultures of sexuality / Melissa Parker -- Street lives and family lives in Brazil / Tom Hewitt and Ines Smyth -- Religion and political transformation / Jeff Haynes -- Religion and development / Parvati Raghuram -- Paying the price of femininity : women and the New Hinduism / Dina Abbott -- Whose game is it anyway? West Indies cricket and post-colonial cultural globalism / Hilary McD. Beckles -- Bollywood versus Hollywood : battle of the dream factories / Heather Tyrrell -- Mimicking Mammon? What future for the post-communist Russian film industry? / Kate Hudson.

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