Cultural Values and Cultural Industry in Adanwomase of the Kwabre East District, Ghana
What is it about?
This paper is concerned with the discourse of the influence of cultural values on the establishment of craft or cultural industries in Ghana. The enterprise establishment and growth of economic ventures, is regarded as one of the most improved and successful economic development paths particularly during the post- communist economies
Why is it important?
Six key cultural values were identified to statistically have have significant influence on the establishmetn of the textile craft industry. Strongest among them were the festival celebrations and customary law/traditional customs. There was strong correlation between the identifeid cultural values and the establishment of the textile industry in Adanwomase. Urgent policy and creation of the enabling environment to promote entrepreneurship and create employment through support for research and development (R&D) of cultural industries are needed.
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