Franklin

The developing world : critical issues in politics and society / edited by E. Ike Udogu.

Publication:
Lanham, Maryland : Scarecrow Press, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (235 p.)
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Subjects:
Developing countries -- Politics and government.
Developing countries -- Social conditions.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
In this book, contributors explore the challenges presented by political, cultural, religious, social, and economic practices to the future development of the nation-states in the developing world. The essays gathered here-authored by seasoned scholars with deep social, political, and academic roots in Africa, Asia, and Latin America-offer holistic examinations of how improvements in politics, social arrangements, and information communication technologies contribute to the effectiveness of these emerging nations' internal politics and influence on world affairs. This work wi
Contents:
Liberal democratization and democracy
Law enforcement issues
Human rights constraints
Gender marginalization: a discourse on the status of women in South Asia and how it might be tackled
Mexican political development and its influence on Central America
The politics of development and protection of the environment
Boosting access to computer technology as a way of improving education.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Udogu, Emmanuel Ike, editor.
ISBN:
0-8108-8476-3
OCLC:
876512474