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Sociology of Development. 2015; 11123–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2015.1.1.123
Published: 01 March 2015
... important to develop a theory of the production of human well-being to parallel theories of economic development and growth. The traditions of work in growth theory, sustainability theory, and household production functions provide the basis for an emerging structural human ecology of human well-being...
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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
... conventional cars, is within its jurisdiction. Companies need production permits from the MIIT before they can start producing whole cars. Although the MIIT generally agrees with the development of EVs, it also has a close relationship with the state-owned automakers that have benefited from producing and...
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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
... also served a critical coordination function between the Social Protection Floors Initiative (SPF-I), a joint initiative under the UN Chief Executive Board (2018) and the Social Protection Interagency Coordination Board (SPIAC-B, established in response to a request by the Group of 20)—both of which...
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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
... production. Farmers and members of local water users’ associations, Aymara indigenous organizations, and neighborhood groups argued that mining operations and waste disposal from the processing plant threatened livelihoods and land uses, and could worsen water and air quality. Residents disagreed about the...
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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
... having an ameliorative effect on global warming as expected by ecological modernization theorists, and instead reinforce the treadmill of production's negative effect. © 2019 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or...
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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
...' position on global development indices. Data for this study were obtained from the search prediction database behind Google's autocomplete function (hereafter “autocomplete”). Internet users who use Google's search engine will have interacted with this product. Autocomplete is the program that...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 52115–146 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.2.115
Published: 01 June 2019
...Nitsan Chorev Can foreign aid help the development of local industrial production in poor countries? Studies offer a range of reasons why foreign aid is doomed to fail. Anthropologists highlight the exploitative nature of foreign assistance, while economists emphasize the incompetence of...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 52147–173 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.2.147
Published: 01 June 2019
... and instrument manufacturing; textiles and garments; pulp and paper; furniture; toys; food and beverage manufacturing; and chemical product manufacturing. In 2011, the packaging industry was added to the category, and “toys” was expanded to “toys, stationery, entertainment, and sporting goods...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 519–30 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.1.9
Published: 01 March 2019
... . Jorgenson, Andrew , and Kennon Kuykendall . 2008 . “Globalization, Foreign Investment Dependence and Agriculture Production.” Social Forces 87 ( 1 ): 529 – 60 . Jorgensen, Andrew , James Rice , and Brett Clark . 2012 . “Assessing the Temporal and Regional Differences in the Relationships...
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Sociology of Development. 2019; 511–8 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2019.5.1.1
Published: 01 March 2019
.... While for some scholars health is an indicator of development, for others it is conceptualized as an outcome of which development is a driver, while others complicate the causal relationship, noting that improvements in health outcomes may drive development, rather than functioning as its outcome...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 44374–393 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.4.374
Published: 01 December 2018
... 26 ( 2 ): 208 – 35 . Mauss, Marcel . 1967 . The Gift: The Forms and Functions of Exchange in Archaic Societies . New York : Norton . Moleni, Catherine M. , and Brenda M. Gallagher . 2007 . “Youth, Service and Development in Malawi.” Journal of Social Development in Africa ( Special...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 44394–416 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.4.394
Published: 01 December 2018
... for agriculture and livestock ( Fearnside 2005 ). The economy of the region now centers on cacao production and cattle ranching, and the area is home to some of Brazil's most productive cacao farms ( CEPLAC 2017 ). Norte Energia, a public–private partnership, is constructing the Belo Monte Dam on...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 43282–303 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.3.282
Published: 01 September 2018
... Mullainathan , Eldar Shafir , and Jiaying Zhao . 2013 . “Poverty Impedes Cognitive Function.” Science 341 ( 6149 ): 976 – 80 . Manstead, Antony S. R. 2018 . “The Psychology of Social Class: How Socioeconomic Status Impacts Thought, Feelings, and Behaviour.” British Journal of Social...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 43304–324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.3.304
Published: 01 September 2018
... Labor Force Function in Economic Development and Economic History.” Pp. 61 –90 in Investment in Women's Human Capital , edited by T. P. Schultz . Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press . Gornick, Janet . 1999 . “Gender Equality in the Labor Market.” Pp. 201 – 42 in Gender and Welfare...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 43239–260 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.3.239
Published: 01 September 2018
... a mixed economy under a Fabian Socialist rubric where the private sector owned 70% of the assets but was tightly controlled by the state. This control over production translated easily to control over industrial relations. The Indian state's power far exceeded that of many other capitalist states...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 42191–216 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.2.191
Published: 01 June 2018
... Upgrading in Global Production Networks.” International Labour Review 150 ( 3–4 ): 319 – 40 . Barrientos, Stephanie , and Sally Smith . 2007 . “Do Workers Benefit from Ethical Trade? Assessing Codes of Labour Practice in Global Production Systems.” Third World Quarterly 28 ( 4 ): 713 – 29...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 42217–236 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.2.217
Published: 01 June 2018
... Press . Environmental Protection Agency . 2005 . “EPA's National Inventory Model (NMIM), a Consolidated Emissions Modeling System for MOBILE6 and NON-ROAD.” Retrieved May 12, 2015 ( https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2016-09/documents/2011v6_3_2017_emismod_tsd_aug2016_final.pdf...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 42145–168 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.2.145
Published: 01 June 2018
... ( 10 ): 2106S – 2122S . Petraitis, P. S. , A. E. Dunham , and P. H. Niewiarowski . 1996 . “Inferring Multiple Causality: The Limitations of Path Analysis.” Functional Ecology 10 : 421 – 31 . Popkin, Barry M. 1999 . “Urbanization, Lifestyle Changes and the Nutrition Transition...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 41119–144 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.1.119
Published: 01 March 2018
... footprint rather than the per capita footprint in our analysis because a country's global sustainability (i.e. its use of world resources compared to world productivity) is a function of per person consumption and the size of the population, in keeping with using country as the unit of analysis. Using the...
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Sociology of Development. 2018; 411–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sod.2018.4.1.1
Published: 01 March 2018
... countries between 1980 and 2010. We find convergence toward greater equality in education, independently of economic development. But cross-cultural differences in female political representation persist or even grow as a function of economic development. Our results imply that economic development is not a...