Globalisation and the Postcolonial World

Globalisation and the Postcolonial World

Author: Ankie M. M. Hoogvelt

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105022838150

Category: Afrika

Page: 320

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This major introductory text analyses key development issues and debates from the colonial period up to the present. It traces the historical development of capitalism through successive phases of expansion leading to the present 'implosion'. The book's core focus is on the emergence of a new political economy characterised by flexible accumulation and globalisation, and its differential impact on rising and declining regions of the post-colonial world.
The Law and Economics of Globalisation
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Linda Y. Yueh
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

The diversity of author backgrounds, coupled an assortment of provocative insights, makes this book a useful tool for delving into the meat of globalization, providing a succinct but authoritative overview of the underpinnings necessary to appreciate the who, what, where, and when of globalization. American Society of International Law This
Globalisation and the Postcolonial World
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Ankie M. M. Hoogvelt
Categories: Afrika
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

This major introductory text analyses key development issues and debates from the colonial period up to the present. It traces the historical development of capitalism through successive phases of expansion leading to the present 'implosion'. The book's core focus is on the emergence of a new political economy characterised by
Showcasing Globalisation?
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Nicola Jo-Anne Smith
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

This book examines in-depth what is perhaps the test case for globalization: the Irish Republic. Not only is Ireland hailed as the most globalized economy in the world, but its transformation into the Celtic Tiger in the 1990s is seen to demonstrate how nations can flourish in the new global
New Regionalism in the Global Political Economy
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Shaun Breslin, Christopher W. Hughes, Nicola Phillips, Ben Rosamond
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-08-22 - Publisher: Routledge

Following the financial crisis at the end of the twentieth century, regionalisms in the global political economy have evolved in a number of ways. This informative book brings together the leading scholars in the field to provide cutting edge analyses of contemporary regions and regionalist projects. Providing an innovative integration
Crisis in the West and the East
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: István Benczes (Ed.)
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-18 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

At the end of the 1990s and the start of the new millennium, globalisation was the main buzzword in the social sciences; nowadays, however, this role has been taken over by governance. So much so in fact that the term has earned considerable credit outside of the academia, and has