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The Myth of Development : Non-viable Economies and the Crisis of Civilization.

Author: Oswaldo De Rivero
Publisher: London : Zed Books, 2019.
Series: Global issues.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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This classic text shows how both state-driven and market-led development models have failed and argues for a completely new kind of agenda.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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De Rivero, Oswaldo.
Myth of Development : Non-viable Economies and the Crisis of Civilization.
London : Zed Books, ©2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Oswaldo De Rivero
ISBN: 9781786997623 1786997622
OCLC Number: 1122460450
Description: 1 online resource (177 pages)
Contents: Front Cover; About the author; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface 2019; Introduction; Excerpt from the Introduction to the First Edition, 2001; 1: The Twilight of the Nation-State; Quasi nation-states; Perforated sovereignties; Powerless powers; 2: Global Empowerment and National Impoverishment; The new global aristocracy; The supranational clergy; The international third estate; 3: International Darwinism; From Adam Smith to Charles Darwin; The global jungle; Deproletarianization and dematerialization; 4: The Search for El Dorado; Thinking the unthinkable Non-viable national economies (NNEs)Non-development; 5: Human and Natural Depredation; Treatment as a different species; Ungovernable chaotic entities (UCEs); Peace enforcement and intensive care; The Anthropocene; An indicator of barbarism; 6: The Crisis of the California Model; The physical-social imbalance; The decisive factors; The Pact for Survival; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
Series Title: Global issues.

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This classic text shows how both state-driven and market-led development models have failed and argues for a completely new kind of agenda.

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