3 edition of Cultural persistence and change found in the catalog.
Cultural persistence and change
1978 by Classical Publications, distributors, Classical Publishers and Distributors in New Delhi .
Written in English
|LC Classifications||GN635.I4 M557 1978|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 210 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||210|
|LC Control Number||78907450|
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Mysticism and Everyday Life in Contemporary Java: Cultural Persistence and Change (P)Author: Niels Mulder. Cultural Change and Persistence addresses the complex challenge of pursuing development while safeguarding cherished aspects of deeply-rooted cultural practices and beliefs.
Through cases from multiple world regions, the authors tackle the thorny problem of how to define and identify cultural aspects worthy of persistence. This chapter presents empirical evidence of massive cultural change and the persistence of distinctive cultural traditions.
We analyze evidence of cultural change from the Values Surveys, the largest investigation ever made of attitudes, values, and beliefs around the world.
In equilibrium, a greater value is placed on tradition and there is greater cultural persistence. We test this hypothesis by measuring the variability of different climatic measures across year generations from – Employing a variety of tests, each using different samples and empirical strategies, Cited by: We examine a determinant of cultural persistence that has emerged from a class of models in evolutionary anthropology: the similarity of the environment across generations.
Within these models, when the environment is more similar across generations, the traits that have evolved up to the previous generation are more likely to be optimal for the current generation. today. These populations also exhibit more persistent cultural traits, and traditions that are less likely to undergo change.
Key words: Cultural persistence, cultural change, tradition jel classiﬁcation: n10; q *For helpful feedback and comments, the authors thank Ran Abramitzky, Robert Boyd, Jared Diamond, Ruben. culture less persistent among populations with ancestors who lived in environments that changed more from generation to generation.
Our results contribute to a deeper understanding of cultural persistence and Size: 9MB. massive cultural change and the persistence of distinctive cultural tradi-tions.
Economic development is associated with shifts away from absolute norms and values toward values that are increasingly rational, tolerant, trusting, and participatory.
Cultural change, however, is path. This book is about the ways that traditional cultural practices either change or persist in the face of social and economic development, whether.
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Cultural persistence and change. New Delhi: Classical Publications. Modernization, Cultural Change, and the Persistence of Traditional Values Article (PDF Available) in American Sociological Review 65(1) February with 6, Reads How we measure 'reads'. This appendix accompanies “Understanding Cultural Persistence and Change” by Paola Giuliano and Nathan Nunn.
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Modernization, Cultural Change, and Democracy: The Human Development Sequence. This book demonstrates that people's basic values and beliefs are changing, in ways that affect their political, sexual, economic, and religious behavior.
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