Modernization (tagged articles)
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Anxieties of the Modern World: Assessing the Risk Society Thesis
Nathanael Chouraqui - The core idea of this theory, which was first formulated by the sociologist Ulrich Beck in 1986, is that postmodern societies are oriented towards the idea of risk, defined as “a systematic way of dealing with hazards and insecurities induced and introduced by... Keep Reading »
The Odd Couple: Modernization and Democratization in Southeast Asia
Nicholas Anderson - Seymour Martin Lipset's, "the more well-to-do a nation, the greater chances that it will sustain democracy,"1 has set off over five decades of intense debate over the conditions most conducive to democratic transition and establishment. Variations of what has become... Keep Reading »
Singing in the Wilderness: Kuchi Nomads in Modern Afghanistan
Michelle Ker - The word kuchi conjures up a romantic but ultimately anachronistic lifestyle—tattooed women in red and gold embroidered dresses and men riding alongside flocks of goat and sheep; the reality, however, differs starkly. The past two decades of armed conflict, poverty... Keep Reading »
Understanding the Implications of a Global Village
Violet K. Dixon - Imagine the vast spectrum of all the cultures in the world. Listen to the music—from the gentle drum beats of Africa, to the melodic didgeridoo of Australia, to the scream of the electric guitar. Taste the curry from India, the coconut milk from Thailand, the... Keep Reading »
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