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Sociology of Development. 2015; 12277–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2015.1.2.277
Published: 01 June 2015
...Arland Thornton; Shawn F. Dorius; Jeffrey Swindle This paper extends theory and research concerning cultural models of development beyond family and demographic matters to a broad range of additional factors, including government, education, human rights, daily social conventions, and religion...
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Sociology of Development. 2015; 1269–112 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2015.1.2.69
Published: 01 June 2015
...Arland Thornton; Shawn F. Dorius; Jeffrey Swindle This paper extends theory and research concerning cultural models of development beyond family and demographic matters to a broad range of additional factors, including government, education, human rights, daily social conventions, and religion...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 53248–264 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.3.248
Published: 01 September 2019
...Rukmalie Jayakody Developmental idealism is a powerful cultural model specifying what development is, describing how it can be achieved, and framing it as desirable and good. Television is a key mechanism hypothesized to spread developmental idealism messages to remote areas that have previously...
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Sociology of Development. 2020; 611–29 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2020.6.1.1
Published: 01 March 2020
... practices associated with water and land. Such threats are especially salient because water and land have important material and cultural dimensions tied to livelihoods, identities, and forms of associational and community activity, making their disruption a significant threat to everyday life...
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Sociology of Development. 2020; 6166–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2020.6.1.66
Published: 01 March 2020
... network and explore the progress of and challenges to the diffusion of EVs in China. It complements a systems of innovation approach with the theory of institutional legitimacy, and discusses the regulative, normative, and cultural-cognitive types of legitimacy for different EV-related actors in China. We...
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Sociology of Development. 2020; 6130–65 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2020.6.1.30
Published: 01 March 2020
... generate a model of the dynamics of water sovereignty in the age of global capitalism. This analysis is done in two steps. The first, a fuzzy-set qualitative comparative analysis (fsQCA), investigates the causal conditions that lead a country’s urban water delivery systems to be privatized (or not). The...
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Sociology of Development. 2020; 61116–144 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2020.6.1.116
Published: 01 March 2020
... 2019 World Development Report, have advanced the model of progressive universalism for social protection. Borrowed from the public health literature ( Jamison et al. 2013 ), progressive universalism is the idea that the expansion of social protection should “benefit the poor and vulnerable first...
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Sociology of Development. 2016; 2151–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2016.2.1.51
Published: 01 March 2016
... attain its main goal of making YUM a national model for poverty alleviation, the local actors were able to use YUM to develop individual capacities and to build roles for themselves as development actors in the form of associations and nongovernmental organizations, resulting in further support from the...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 54410–427 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.4.410
Published: 01 December 2019
... global North nations. We use Prais-Winsten regression models with time interactions to assess whether, when, and how much CO 2 emissions have decoupled from economic growth over time. We find that significant relative decoupling has occurred twice since 1870: during the last 30 years of the nineteenth...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 54360–380 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.4.360
Published: 01 December 2019
... cultural norms that support gender inequality. Subramanium (2012) explains how in small women's groups, facilitative consciousness raising, an important component of the social model, provides a space for women to articulate their experiences, listen to others, and consider individual and collective...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 54381–409 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.4.381
Published: 01 December 2019
... degradation. We examine the impact of ICT development on total CO 2 emissions and source-sector emissions from electricity, buildings, manufacturing, and transportation using a multilevel growth model for panel data from 113 countries split into the world, developed country, and less-developed-country samples...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 54337–359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.4.337
Published: 01 December 2019
... private sector, and the absence of supports for maternal employment be limiting female employment? What is being done to mitigate the impediments and risks to women's continued progress? This article is rooted in the sociology of development, which combines “the social, political, and cultural...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 53265–285 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.3.265
Published: 01 September 2019
... Albanians perceive the possible interconnections of these elements of family life with economic development. This introduction is followed by a discussion of DI as a cultural model containing worldviews, beliefs, and values. We then provide a brief background of Albania, explaining its economic and...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 53314–336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.3.314
Published: 01 September 2019
... ideational factors are increasingly seen as having substantial consequences for family and demographic behavior ( Cherlin 1992 ; Lesthaeghe 1983 ; Pearce 2002 ; van de Kaa 1987 ; Yount and Rashad 2008 ). Cultural models provide frameworks for understanding the world and how it works, how people should...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 53286–313 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.3.286
Published: 01 September 2019
... search queries about countries. Our inquiry draws on recent theory and empirical research on the worldwide prevalence of cultural models regarding the nation-state and national development that scholars have referred to as developmental idealism ( Thornton 2001 , 2005 ; Thornton, Dorius, and...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 53229–247 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.3.229
Published: 01 September 2019
... 2001 presidential address to the Population Association of America, “The Developmental Paradigm, Reading History Sideways, and Family Change,” Arland Thornton defined “developmental idealism” as a cultural model of development, constructed by various social scientists over the course of several...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 52174–197 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.2.174
Published: 01 June 2019
... Idealism: The Cultural Foundations of World Development Programs.” Sociology of Development 1 ( 2 ): 277 – 320 . Uganda Bureau of Statistics . 2017 . “The National Population and Housing Census 2014 – Area Specific Profile: Nakaseke District.” Kampala . Ulsip . 2018 . “Liao Shen...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 52198–224 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.2.198
Published: 01 June 2019
... Popsicle vendor Vendor, unspecified TABLE 4. Generalized linear model predicting individual monthly income (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) Women Women Women, excluding unemployed Men Men Men, excluding unemployed Ground Floor 0.14 0.00 −0.01 −0.09 −0.10 −0.07...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 5191–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.1.91
Published: 01 March 2019
... multilevel gamma and linear regression models, we draw two main conclusions. First, women, but not men, tend to eat fresh fruits and vegetables more frequently in more developed countries. Second, there is substantial heterogeneity in health differences between men and women, depending on individual eating...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 5131–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.1.31
Published: 01 March 2019
...Jamie M. Sommer; John M. Shandra; Michael Restivo; Holly E. Reed We draw on the theory of organized hypocrisy and examine how different forms of lending by the African Development Bank affect maternal mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa. We do so by using a two-way fixed effects model for a sample of...