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A life looking forward : memoirs of an independent marxist

Author: Samir Amin
Publisher: London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A political autobiography from one of the 21st century's most prominent radical intellectuals, this title provides unique insights into how radical movements have evolved in response to global capitalism.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Amin, Samir.
Life looking forward.
London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA by Palgrave Macmillan, 2006
(OCoLC)607869884
Named Person: Samir Amin; Samir Amin; Samīr Amīn; Samīr Amīn
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Samir Amin
ISBN: 1842777823 9781842777824 1842777831 9781842777831 1842773216 9781842773215 1842773208 9781842773208
OCLC Number: 71368938
Description: 266 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Childhood --
A student in Paris --
Cairo, 1957-1960 --
Parisian interlude, January-September 1960 --
Bamako, 1960-1963 --
Professor of political economy, 1963-1970 --
The political context, 1960-1998 --
Director of the Institute for Economic Planning and Development (IDEP), 1970-1980 --
The Third World Forum --
Towards a common front of the world's peoples?
Responsibility: Samir Amin ; translated by Patrick Camiller.
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