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Author Borbieva, Noor, author
Title Visions of development in Central Asia : revitalizing the culture concept / Noor O'Neill Borbieva
Imprint Lanham : Lexington Books, [2019]
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  GN358 .B67 2019    AVAILABLE    30520020877495
Descript xxi, 231 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Series Contemporary Central Asia: societies, politics, and cultures
Contemporary Central Asia (Lanham, Md.)
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-212) and index
Encountering Central Asia -- Cross-cultural adaptation -- Development as culture change -- Freedom first? -- Innovation as freedom -- Institutions matter -- Conclusion: What is culture? -- Afterword: Culture as well-being
"This book analyzes the anthropological concept of 'culture' in the development sector of the Kyrgyz Republic. The author calls for a revitalization of the culture concept regarding diversity and social change in order to better inform broader debates about development and well-being"-- Provided by publisher
Link Online version: Borbieva, Noor. Visions of development in Central Asia. Lanham : Lexington Books, [2019] 9781498540162 (DLC) 2019981586
Subject Social change -- Kyrgyzstan
Culture -- Economic aspects -- Kyrgyzstan
Economic development -- Kyrgyzstan
Ethnology -- Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan -- Social conditions
Asia, Central -- Civilization
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