Introduction to the Sociology of Development

  • Authors
  • Andrew¬†Webster

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Andrew Webster
    Pages 1-14
  3. Andrew Webster
    Pages 15-40
  4. Andrew Webster
    Pages 41-63
  5. Andrew Webster
    Pages 64-93
  6. Andrew Webster
    Pages 94-123
  7. Andrew Webster
    Pages 124-146
  8. Andrew Webster
    Pages 147-168
  9. Andrew Webster
    Pages 169-187
  10. Andrew Webster
    Pages 188-205
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 206-218

About this book


An introduction to the latest debates in the sociology of development, linking theoretical and empirical issues of social change through reference to the Third World. This book covers conceptions of modernisation and underdevelopment and points to new attempts at their synthesis and explores the policy implications of different development models.


concept development model policy social change sociology synthesis Third World

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1984
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-37129-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-17667-0
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