Global Modernization

Rethinking the Project of Modernity

by Martinelli, Alberto

The last decade has witnessed a revival of interest in the problems of modernity and modernization. In particular, three major processes have emerged as objects of debate:

" The transformations of capitalism manifested in globalization and

the unfolding of post-industrial society

" The rapid and strong economic development of countries outside the


" The political and economic transformations in the post-Soviet countries

of Eastern Europe

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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: May 2005
  • English
  • 9781847871459 / 076194799X
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 72 GBP
  • Pages: 168
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Readership: Postgraduate
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Alberto Martinelli.
  • Page size: 25
  • Series: SAGE Studies in International Sociology
  • Reference Code: BDZ0005827813