SOCI 310/340 Culture and Development


The nexus between Culture and Development; Definition of culture, its attributes and components; Cultural values, attitudes and development in comparative perspectives; Kinship systems and development; Land tenure systems; Intangible assets in development; Gender and development; Concept of time, trust, property rights, institutional support and enabling environments for development; Dynamics of global cultural industries; Governance and human rights; culture and health; Education culture and social capital, etc.