Social and Economic Development

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Editor(s):
Salustiano del Campo ,Tomoko Hamada, Giancarlo Barbiroli, Saskia Sassen, Eleonora Barbieri-Masini, Paul Nchoji Nkwi, Owen Sichone, Abubakar Momoh
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8
Published:
2010
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Social and Economic Development is a component of Encyclopedia of Development and Economic Sciences in the global Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), which is an integrated compendium of twenty one Encyclopedias.

The Theme on Social and Economic Development provides the essential aspects and a myriad of issues of great relevance to our world such as: Socioeconomic Developmental Social Work; Perspectives on Contemporary Socioeconomic Development; Sustainable Development of Natural Resource Capital; Sustainable Development Of Human Resource Capital; Intellectual And Knowledge Capital For Sustainable Development At Local, National, Regional, And Global Levels; Economic And Financial System Development Information And Knowledge; Institutional And Infrastructure System Development Information And Knowledge; Basic Principles Of Sustainable Development; Environmental Economics And Sustainable Development; Implementing Sustainable Development In A Changing World; Economic Sociology: Its History And Development; The Socioeconomics Of Agriculture; Agricultural And Rural Geography; Impact Of Global Change On Agriculture; Human Nutrition: An Overview; The Role Of Inter- And Nongovernmental Organizations; Nongovernmental Organizations; Social And Cultural Development Of Human Resources. This 8-volume set contains several chapters, each of size 5000-30000 words, with perspectives, issues on social and Economic Development.

These volumes are aimed at the following five major target audiences: University and College students Educators, Professional practitioners, Research personnel and Policy analysts, managers, and decision makers and NGOs.

Salustiano del Campo, Universidad Complutense, Spain

Tomoko Hamada, College of William and Mary, USA

Giancarlo Barbiroli, University of Bologna, Italy

Saskia Sassen, The University of Chicago, USA

Eleonora Barbieri-Masini, Faculty of Social Sciences, Gregorian University, Italy

Paul Nchoji Nkwi, PAAA Yaounde, Cameroon

Owen Sichone, University of Capetwon, South Africa

Abubakar Momoh, Lagos Center for Demography and Development, Nigeria

Table of Contents (22 Chapters)
  • 1. Socioeconomic Developmental Social Work

    Jan Marie Fritz
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    Volume : 1
  • 2. Perspectives on Contemporary Socioeconomic Development

    Nikolai Genov
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    Volume : 1
  • 3. The Socioeconomics of Agriculture

    Angel Paniagua,Kathleen Baker
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  • 4. Communications and Information

    Marilena Lunca
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    Volume : 2
  • 5. Housing : Object and Subject of Sustainable Development

    Marilena Lunca
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    Volume : 3
  • 6. The Socio-Economic Aspects of Technology

    Antonio López Peláez
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    Volume : 3
  • 7. Transportation, Mobility, and Women in Cities of Developed Countries

    Mercedes Pardo and Jose M. Echavarren
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    Volume : 3
  • 8. Urban Development and its Forms: Origins and New Challenges for the Twenty-First Century

    Mercedes Pardo and José M. Echavarren
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    Volume : 3
  • 9. Older People and Sustainable Development

    John A. Vincent
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    Volume : 4
  • 10. Energy Planning

    I. Abdel Gelil
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    Volume : 4
  • 11. Some Issues in the Sustainable Development of the Global Environment

    Leo Tan Wee Hin and R. Subramaniam
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    Volume : 4
  • 12. Ethnic, Racial, and Religious Minorities

    Ulrike Schuerkens
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    Volume : 5
  • 13. The Poor

    Stephen Schecter
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    Volume : 6
  • 14. The Consumer Society

    Luisa Leonini
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    Volume : 7
  • 15. Historical Development of Consumer Societies

    Roberta Sassatelli
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  • 16. Consumption in Affluent Societies of Industrialized Nations

    L. Sartori
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  • 17. Consumption in Developing Nations

    L. Sartori
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  • 18. Family, Gender, and Socialization Issues in Consumption

    L. Leonini,M. Santoro
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  • 19. Economic Theories of Consumption

    Roberta Sassatelli
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  • 20. Globalization and Consumer Cultures

    Julio Bordas
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  • 21. Some Foundational Issues in the Functioning and Capability Approach to The Concept Of Well-Being

    Prasanta K Pattanaik, Yongsheng Xu
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  • 22. Internal Sustainability and Economic Growth in the Arab States

    Ali Abdel Gadir Ali
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    Volume : 8
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