Articles for category: Modernization Theory, Development Theory, Political Science, Western Approach to Development

Modernization Theory

Modernization Theory: Western Approach to Development

Modernization theory posits that societies progress through stages of development, moving from traditional to modern forms, with economic growth and technological advancements playing key roles in this transformation. It suggests that Western models of development, such as industrialization and democracy, are universal and desirable for all nations. Introduction The post-World War II era witnessed a ...

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