Unit 2 Module 3

SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT & POVERTY

Overview

Unit 2 Module 3 - Social Development and Poverty

In this section we shall examine issues dealing with:

1. Theories of Social Change and Development
 *
Evolutionary Theories
 * Modernization Theories
 * Dependency Theories
 * World System Theory
 * Globalization

2. Measurement of Social Development

3. Issues of Caribbean Development
 
* Industrialization
 * Urbanization
 * Bureaucratization
 * Tourism
 * Gender
 * Health

4. Poverty

5. Theoretical Perspectives on Poverty
 *
Culture of Poverty
 * Marxist Perspective
 * Functionalist

6. Categories of the Poor

7. Poverty Alleviation Policies