Globalization is at the heart of debates about the present phase of development of the world economy. In Globalization and the Postcolonial World, Ankie Hoogvelt joins these debates to examine the ways in which globalization is affecting the countries of the developing world. Taking a new look at historical trends and theories in development ...
Globalization is at the heart of debates about the present phase of development of the world economy. In Globalization and the Postcolonial World, Ankie Hoogvelt joins these debates to examine the ways in which globalization is affecting the countries of the developing world. Taking a new look at historical trends and theories in development studies, Hoogvelt places special emphasis on emerging global forms of production, exchange, and governance. She describes the diverse impacts of globalization in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East, East Asia, and Latin America, the identifying different postcolonial responses in each of these regions.
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New. Available Now. Book Description: This highly successful text has been updated and revised to take account of new developments in international political economy, notably the East Asian crisis, and the deepening crisis of African society. It also addresses recent forms of international 'management of instability' that are beginning to emerge as contemporary forms of imperialist globalism. At the same time, more attention is paid to the gathering 'mosquito cloud' of local resistance movements around the world. : Review: '[Very] clearly written and copiously referenced. Hoogvelt's [book] is especially good as a comprehensive guide for senior undergraduate and postgraduate students. '-Michael Keaney, Millennium: About the Author: ANKIE HOOGVELT was formerly Reader in the Department of Sociological Studies, University of Sheffield. Size: 360.7 x 55.9 x 21.6 cm. 352 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 5. Category: Business, Finance & Law; Economics; ISBN: 0333914198. ISBN/EAN: 9780333914199. Inventory No: B189-1004.
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