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A Century of social change

A Century of social change

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Published by Pluto Press Australia in association with the New South Wales Branch of the Australian Labor Party in Haymarket, NSW .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Australian Labor Party -- History -- Congresses,
    • Labor movement -- Australia -- History -- Congresses,
    • Australia -- Politics and government -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGough Whitlam ... [et al.].
      SeriesLabor history essays ;, v. 4
      ContributionsWhitlam, Edward Gough, 1916-, Australian Labor Party. New South Wales Branch., Whitlam Conference of Labor Historians (4th : 1991 : Australia)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ4098.L3 C27 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination229 p. ;
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1236855M
      ISBN 10094913886X
      LC Control Number94240402
      OCLC/WorldCa27633859

      The Nature of Social Change INTRODUCTION This book attempts to deal with one big question: What happens to people’s everyday relationships when there are significant changes in their society? These changes can be dramatic, such as a war or an invasion or the sudden collapse of a political social system, as in Eastern Europe in the late Size: KB. The world has changed dramatically since In Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, an empire has crumbled, and new social movements have emerged to join those that endure from the past. In China and other parts of Asia, as well as in Africa and Latin America, democracy movements replace, reform, or threaten established regimes. In the United States and Western Europe, a wave of more.

      Change also results from social conflict, including wars, ethnic conflict, efforts by social movements to change society, and efforts by their opponents to maintain the status quo. The immediate impact that wars have on societies is obvious, as the deaths of countless numbers of soldiers and civilians over the ages have affected not only the lives of their loved ones but also the course of whole nations. Social Change and Development in India 92 o discussion on social change in the twenty-first century can take place without some reference to globalisation. It is but natural that in this book on social change and development, the ter ms globalisation and liberalisation have alr eady appeared in your earlier chapters. Recall the section on File Size: KB.

      Contact [email protected] or (6 am - 5 pm, PT) to request a ed Audience This text is an ideal core or supplementary text for a variety of undergraduate or beginning graduate courses such as Globalization, Social Development, and Social Change in departments of sociology, political science, and global studies.4/5(1). Social change means different things to different audiences. Those interested in, say, the women's movement wish to read about social changes related to this topic. Others, interested perhaps in ecological questions and the issue of conservation, might seek books about rather different kinds of social change.


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