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The state and underdevelopment in Spanish America

the political roots of dependency in Peru and Argentina

by Douglas Friedman

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Peru,
  • Argentina
    • Subjects:
    • Peru -- Economic conditions.,
    • Argentina -- Economic conditions.,
    • Peru -- Politics and government.,
    • Argentina -- Politics and government.,
    • Peru -- Dependency on foreign countries.,
    • Argentina -- Dependency on foreign countries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDouglas Friedman.
      SeriesA Westview replica edition
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC227 .F75 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 236 p. ;
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2870172M
      ISBN 100865318247
      LC Control Number84050658

      For Latin America in general we have other revealing figures from the U.S. Department of Commerce: For the period –, net new private U.S. investment came to $2,,, but the profit and interest on that sum came to $6,,,; which means that well more than double the amount put in, was taken : Leo Huberman. The four essays in this book offer a sweeping reinterpretation of Latin American history as an aspect of the world-wide spread of capitalism in its commercial and industrial phases. Dr. Frank lays to rest the myth of Latin American feudalism, demonstrating in .

      Dependency theory responds to a different economic and social reality in Latin America, Asia, and Africa in comparison to developed countries. International capitalism developed such that some countries secured dominant positions early on, and others, including those in Latin America, Asia, and Africa, dependent ones later on. During the Warring States Period, China was divided into various states – each of which had its own historians, writing over centuries their version of the history of their state and its relations with neighbors and ing Qin's conquest of all the others, Emperor Qin Shi Huang – on the advice of his minister Li Si – ordered the burning of all philosophy books and history books.

        Originally published in , Underdevelopment Is a State of Mind_ was one of the first studies to examine Latin America's rocky development as Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. Similar Items. Independence in Spanish America: civil wars, revolutions, and underdevelopment / by: Kinsbruner, Jay. Published: () Outline of the revolution in Spanish America, or, An account of the origin, progress, and actual state of the war carried on between Spain and Spanish America containing the principal facts which have marked the struggle / by: Palacio Fajardo, .


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