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ERIC Number: EJ184086
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Modernizing Institutions, Mobilization, and Third World Development: A Cross-National Study
Delacroix, Jacques; Ragin, Charles
American Journal of Sociology, 84, 1, 123-50, Jul 78
A multiple regression approach to testing several hypotheses relating two modernizing institutions, the school and films, to the economic development of poor countries. The school was found to promote economic development while films impeded growth by transmitting and promoting inappropriate Western values. Some interaction with political context existed. (BC)
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