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Invisible Work: Bilingualism, language choice and childrearing in intermarried families
There is growing recognition that ‘context’ is important for bilingual language development, but understanding of that context remains underdeveloped. This innovative study, spanning the fields of
Compressed Development
In this paper we argue that the path of economic development for would-be developers has changed fundamentally since the 1980s. Focusing on East Asia, and taking a broad perspective that spans the
Compressed Development in East Asia
In this paper we argue that the path of economic development for would-be developers has changed fundamentally since the 1980s. Focusing on East Asia, we contend that the path followed by ‘late
Compressed Development
This book highlights the importance of time and timing in economic and social development. ‘Compressed development’ consists of two key features and their interaction: the tendency for development
Eras
Chapter 3 introduces a second dyadic pair of era influences: organizations and technology. Building on Bodrožić and Adler’s ‘The Evolution of Management Models: A Neo- Schumpeterian Theory’ (2017),
The Adaptive (Developmental) State
Is the developmental state dead, superseded by the liberal or competition state, a servant of markets, or has it evolved to fit changing geopolitical, economic, and technological circumstances? In
Employment, Skills, and Upgrading
Employment and skills are at the heart of economic development and the ‘middle-income trap’. Chapter 6 charts the evolution of ‘standard’ employment, and an expectation that the informal sector would
4. Japanese-British families in the UK
Social Policy
Social policy has become a new frontier of compression. Compressed developers face simultaneous challenges which early and late developers confronted sequentially. In education this means
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