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Rising Tide: Gender Equality and Cultural Change Around the World
The twentieth century gave rise to profound changes in traditional sex roles. This study reveals how modernization has changed cultural attitudes towards gender equality and analyzes the political consequences. It systematically compares attitudes towards gender equality worldwide, comparing almost 70 nations, ranging from rich to poor, agrarian to postindustrial. This vol ...more
Paperback, 244 pages
Published 2010 by Cambridge University Press
(first published 2003)
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Ronald F. Inglehart (born September 5, 1934) is a political scientist at the University of Michigan. He is director of the World Values Survey, a global network of social scientists who have carried out representative national surveys of the publics of over 80 societies on all six inhabited continents, containing 90 percent of the world's population. The first wave of surveys for this project was ...more