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Cultural lag: conception and theory

Richard L. Brinkman (Department of Economics, Portland State University, Portland, USA)
June E. Brinkman (Department of Economics, Portland State University, Portland, USA)

International Journal of Social Economics

ISSN: 0306-8293

Article publication date: 1 June 1997

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Abstract

Sets out to review the points for and against the concept of cultural lag. First clarifies the cultural lag concept and theory. Addresses the issue of empirical verification, and discusses the relevance of the concept and theory of cultural lag to socioeconomic policy.

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Brinkman, R.L. and Brinkman, J.E. (1997), "Cultural lag: conception and theory", International Journal of Social Economics, Vol. 24 No. 6, pp. 609-627. https://doi.org/10.1108/03068299710179026

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