Culture, Development and Social Theory: Towards an by John Clammer

By John Clammer

this crucial publication locations tradition again on the centre of debates in improvement reviews. It introduces new methods of conceptualizing tradition with regards to improvement by means of linking improvement experiences to cultural stories, reports of social hobbies, faith and the inspiration of 'social suffering'. the writer expertly argues that during the present international crises it is vital to get better a extra holistic imaginative and prescient of improvement that creates a vocabulary linking extra technical (and predominantly financial) features of improvement with extra humanistic and ecological ambitions. Any notion of post-capitalist society, he argues, calls for cultural, in addition to monetary and political, dimensions.

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