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From growth to modernization raising the political capacity and strengthening the social commitments of the Philippine state by Fidel V. Ramos

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Published by Friends of Steady Eddie in [Manila] .
Written in English

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Other titlesRaising the political capacity and strengthening the social commitments of the Philippine state
StatementFidel V. Ramos.
ContributionsPhilippines. President (1992-1998 : Ramos)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 304 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL149448M
ISBN 109718927026
LC Control Number99911505

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2. On modernization in general, see Nils Giman, Mandarins of the Future: Modernization Theory in Cold War America (Baltimore, MD, ); David Engerman et. al., eds., Staging Growth:Modernization,DevelopmentandtheGlobalColdWar(Amherst,MA,).Forexamples of how the theory informed American policies toward specific countries, see Gregg Brazinsky,Author: Gregg Brazinsky.   The basic argument in Staging Growth, as the lucid introduction by Michael E. Latham suggests, is that the theoretical formulation of modernization was far from a purely scientific endeavor, and the wholesale application of modernization policy was rarely a straightforward matter. The contributors to this book thoroughly assess—using primary Author: Hemant Shah. Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order. For example, "World war II" (with quotes) will give more precise results than World war II (without quotes). Wildcard Searching If you want to search for multiple variations of a word, you can substitute a special symbol (called a "wildcard") for one or more letters. Modernization. Modernization is seen at the level of economics, as well as the ways in which these traditional approaches are subjected to clinical trials and then standardized, commodified, and mass distributed—such as the curative use of artemesinin (qing hao) for malaria, and the controversial patent of the Neem tree (Azadirachta indica) for its medicinal properties (Figure .