Values and interests in social change.

  • 182 Pages
  • 3.85 MB
  • English
Prentice-Hall , Englewood Cliffs, N.J
Social change, Social va
SeriesPrentice-Hall contemporary problems in sociology series
LC ClassificationsHM101 .N37
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 182 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5939869M
LC Control Number65010181

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This book presents findings based on a unique source of insight into the role of human values--the World Values Survey and the European Values Survey, covering 78 societies containing over 80 per cent of the worlds population.

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Change is not evolutionary but revolutionary, with contra- dictions in society the key to these changes. Material conditions determine social and political life and, as a result, social relationships.

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The notion that new technology leads directly to social changes can also be related to ideas of evolution and Size: KB. Social change refers to any significant alteration over time in behavior patterns and cultural values and norms.

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Cultural factors such as values, attitudes, ideologies, ideas of greatmen etc. play a vital role in influencing social change. Ogburn’s concept of cultural lag explains the role of culture in social change.

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London: Macmillan in association with the European Value Systems Study Group, (OCoLC) Online version: Values and social change in Britain.

London: Macmillan in association with the European Value Systems Study Group, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.The Goals of the Social Change Model are to develop in each student participant the ability: To understand one’s talents, values, and interests, especially as these relate to the student’s capacity to provide effective leadership.