• Published 2009

Life in a Cultural Economy

  title={Life in a Cultural Economy},
  author={Tim MacNeill},
The concept of culture has been increasingly utilized in discourses on development and progress. It has been cast frequently as a political resource, a constituting agent of human wants and desires, a collective social good, or a resource for economic development. This book is about the latter of these roles that culture has been asked to fill, but it is intensely cognizant of the other three as well. The author questions the logic of recent moves to foster development through the creation of… CONTINUE READING