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Development and Social Change in Asia

Introductory Essays

by David Goldsworthy

  • 161 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Monash Asia Inst .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asia - General,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7888578M
    ISBN 100732602483
    ISBN 109780732602482

    cators of social change, formulated in one particular social context, cannot automatically attain a univerdl vali-dity: a point which has also been illuts-trated by Alatas from instances in the life and living in southern- Asia (Alatas ]. Obviously, the indicators w\,ill have to be formulated with- specific re-ference to the place, the time. SUSTAINABLE SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT IN ASIA AND THE PACIFIC: TOWARDS A PEOPLE-CENTRED TRANSFORMATION 10 Towards a people-centred transformation T he Agenda for Sustainable Development is based on a commitment to ‘leave no-one behind’. Meeting these ambitions will require visionary policies for inclusive development.

      Development and Distribution focuses on South East Asia and, more specifically, on Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand. These three nations have all undergone a major transformation - in a way never anticipated - from being poor, agrarian countries to middle-income countries with developed industrial and manufacturing : Andy Sumner.   Social Policy and Change in East Asia is a collection of essays from a group of indigenous East Asian social policy researchers who met bi-annually to discuss social development issues. The book's focus is the policy responses of respective East Asian government since the financial tsunami struck the region.

    Social change, in sociology, the alteration of mechanisms within the social structure, characterized by changes in cultural symbols, rules of behaviour, social organizations, or value systems.. Throughout the historical development of their discipline, sociologists have borrowed models of social change from other academic the late 19th century, when evolution became the predominant. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty. It assists its members and partners by providing loans, technical assistance, grants, and equity investments to promote social and economic development.


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Asian development: an introduction to economic, social, and political change in Asia. [Gerald Tan]. The book contains contributions from scholars in a variety of disciplines, and looks at topics that have been somewhat marginalised in contemporary studies of Central Asia, including education, anthropology, music, literature and poetry, film, history and state-identity construction, and social transformation.

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