Traditional cultures, and the impact of technological change / George M. Foster.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Foster, George M. 1913-2006 (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Harper & Row, [1962]
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Table of Contents:
  • The cultural context of technological development
  • How cultures change
  • The traditional rural community
  • The dynamics of change: culture, society, psychology, and economics
  • Cultural barriers to change
  • Social barriers to change
  • Psychological barriers to change
  • Stimulants to change
  • The technical expert: his problems
  • The anthropologist at work: the conceptual context
  • The anthropologist at work: stages of analysis
  • Technical aid and social science: some problems of teamwork
  • The ethics of planned change.