Culture and Politics in Economic Development (Routledge by Volker Bornschier

By Volker Bornschier

In this crucial e-book, pre-eminent financial sociologist Volker Bornschier analyzes development and improvement within the previous and New Worlds - the so-called 'developed' nations. He exhibits how sociological and political elements have a big impression on fiscal swap in these countries.


The book is a major contribution to the burgeoning literature on social capital, belief and democracy and may be of curiosity to these within the fields of economics, sociology, politics and improvement studies.

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