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close this bookMaldevelopment - Anatomy of a Global Failure (UNU, 1990, 246 pages)
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close this folderIntroduction: why a political analysis?
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close this folder1. Africa's economic backwardness
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View the documentThe origins of Africa's agricultural failure
View the documentAnalysing the exploitation of peasants
View the documentNorth Africa and the Arab world: from statism to comprador capitalism
close this folderFalse analyses, false solutions
View the documentConceptions of Africa's agricultural development: a critique
View the documentIndustrialization and the agricultural revolution
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close this folder2. The decade of drift: 1975-1985
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View the documentThe excitement of the Bandung plan (1955-73)2
View the documentThe battle for a new international economic order (NIEO): 1974-1980
View the documentStructural costs; the stakes; the struggle for the NIEO
View the documentAfrica: from the Lagos plan (1980) to the world bank plan and the United Nations Conference (1986)
View the documentDebt and the threat of a financial crash
View the documentThe efforts of radical African nationalism: adjustment or delinking?6
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close this folder3. The crisis of state
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View the documentNation-state and the ideology of nation in crisis'
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View the documentThe cultural dimension of development in Africa and the third world
View the documentThe cultural dimension: the example of the crisis in the arab world today - the end of the Nahda?7
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close this folder4. complexities of international relations: Africa's vulnerability and external intervention
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View the documentAfrican economies' vulnerability vis-à-vis the challenge of capitalism's new worldwide expansion
View the documentSome specific aspects of Africa's economic integration in the world system, ACP-EEC association and Euro-American mercantile conflict1
View the documentSpecial links with France: the Franc zone2
View the documentEvolution in Euro-Arab relations: interwoven economics and politics
View the documentConflict and national and regional security in Africa
View the documentThe Middle East conflict in a world perspective
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close this folder5. Alternative development for Africa and the third world
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View the documentInequality in income distribution the centre and periphery1
View the documentThe alternative: popular national development, social and political democracy, delinking3
View the documentObstacles to popular national, autocentric and delinked development
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close this folder6. Political and social conditions for alternative development in the third world
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View the documentImpossibility of the bourgeois national state in the peripheries of the world system1
View the documentInequality in the worldwide expansion of capitalism; the state's central role
View the documentThe worldwide spread of value3
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View the documentThe consequences of unequal development
View the documentThe issue of democracy
View the documentThe historical subject of the popular national option; the role of the intelligentsia
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close this folder7. Inter-African and south-south co-operation
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View the documentPan-Africanism in the light of the colonial inheritance1
View the documentThe problematic of the Arab nation2
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View the documentProspects for south-south co-operation4
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close this folder8. A polycentric world favourable to development: a possibility?
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View the documentThe scope and stakes of the global crisis
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View the documentThe real options for the peoples of the West
View the documentOptions for socialist societies and east-west relations
View the documentThe genuine long-term option, transnationalization or a polycentric world and broad autocentric regions
View the documentConclusion: a crisis of transnationalization, ideology and development theory
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