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By Sandra Wallenius-Korkalo,Aini Linjakumpu

Drawing on modern and historic case experiences from Finland, Sweden and Norway, growth or Perish highlights the jobs that artwork, tradition and educational learn play along expertise and economics as bearers of switch, impending the learn of growth from the human point. by means of turning realization in the direction of groups and the typical social actions of people of their socio-cultural and microhistorical contexts, this quantity hyperlinks the assumption of growth to the emancipation and empowerment of collectives. Multidisciplinary in nature, growth or Perish brings jointly the paintings of top students to discover the alterations that specific and social organisation can impact. It engages with the broader theoretical and methodological debates to be of key curiosity to sociologists, geographers and anthropologists, in addition to people with pursuits in gender reports, cultural and environmental historical past, literary experiences and political science.

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