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The poorer nations : a possible history of the Global South

The poorer nations : a possible history of the Global South

Author: Vijay Prashad
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
In The Darker Nations, Vijay Prashad provided an intellectual history of the Third World and traced the rise and fall of the Non-Aligned Movement. With The Poorer Nations, Prashad takes up the story where he left off. Since the '70s, the countries of the Global South have struggled to build political movements. Prashad analyzes the failures of neoliberalism, as well as the rise of the BRICS countries, the World  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vijay Prashad
ISBN: 9781844679522 1844679527 1781681589 9781781681589
OCLC Number: 783162759
Description: viii, 292 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The demise of Atlantic liberalism --
The conundrums of the South --
The locomotives of the South --
A dream history of the Global South.
Responsibility: Vijay Prashad ; with a foreword by Boutros Boutros-Ghali.


A truly global history that examines the prospects of a worldwide power shift from North to South.  Read more...


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It is startling how insulated the West has remained from the thinking, achievements, and struggles of the great majority of the world's people. This lucid and well-informed study reveals how much Read more...

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