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Industrialization and economic development

Author: Tom Hewitt; Hazel Johnson; David Wield; Open University.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press in association with the Open University, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

An examination of the theories behind ways of achieving industrialization, this work uses two major case studies - South Korea and Brazil - to illustrate two different theoretical approaches.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Hewitt; Hazel Johnson; David Wield; Open University.
ISBN: 0198773331 9780198773337
OCLC Number: 26721076
Description: ix, 338 pages : illustrations, 1 color map ; 25 cm
Contents: Tom Hewitt and David Wield: Introduction; Section 1: Late Industrialization - Context and Development Theories: Rhys Jenkins: The International Industrial Economy; Heather Gibson and Euclid Tsakolotos: Debt and Industrialization; Tom Hewitt: Industrialization in Brazil; Chris Edwards: Industrialization in South Korea; Rhys Jenkins and Chris Edwards: Theories of Industrialization; Rhys Jenkins and Chris Edwards: Interpreting Brazil and South Korea's Industrialization; Section 2: Issues in Industrialization: Tom Hewitt: Technology and Industrialization; Ruth Pearson: Gender and Industrialization; Vivian Schelling: Culture and Industrialization; Paul Smith: Environment and Industrialization; Tom Hewitt and David Wield: Conclusions: Other Paths to Industrialization?
Responsibility: edited by Tom Hewitt, Hazel Johnson and David Wield for an Open University course team.


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"Excellent coverage by leading researchers."-- A. Sillitoe"Useful survey of key issues in industrialization."-- Dr. R. Sumit, City University, London

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