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Discipline and development [electronic resource] : middle classes and prosperity in East Asia and Latin America / Diane E. Davis.

Author/Creator:
Davis, Diane E., 1953-
Publication:
Cambridge, U.K. : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (437 p.)
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Subjects:
Middle class -- East Asia.
Middle class -- Latin America.
Industrialization -- East Asia.
Industrialization -- Latin America.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
South Korea's and Taiwan's economic successes and Argentina's and Mexico's relative 'failures' are compared through examination of their rural middle classes and disciplinary capacities. Can disciplining continue in a context where globalization squeezes middle classes and frees capitalists from state and social contracts?
Contents:
COVER; HALF-TITLE; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; PREFACE; DISCIPLINE AND DEVELOPMENT; 1 AN INTRODUCTION TO MIDDLE CLASSES, DISCIPLINE, AND DEVELOPMENT; 2 MIDDLE CLASSES AND DEVELOPMENT THEORY; 3 DISCIPLINE AND REWARD; 4 DISCIPLINARY DEVELOPMENT AS RURAL MIDDLE-CLASS FORMATION; 5 FROM VICTORS TO VICTIMS?; 6 DISCIPLINARY DEVELOPMENT IN A NEW MILLENNIUM; APPENDIX A CASES, COMPARISONS, AND A NOTE ON METHODOLOGY AND SOURCES; APPENDIX B: DEFINING THE MIDDLE CLASS: NOTES ON BOUNDARIES AND EPISTEMOLOGY; APPENDIX C: TABLES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-107-14398-5
1-280-45766-X
0-511-18595-2
0-511-18512-X
0-511-18780-7
0-511-31380-2
0-511-49955-8
0-511-18687-8
OCLC:
171138570