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The world system : five hundred years or five thousand?

Author: Andre Gunder Frank; Barry K Gills
Publisher: London : Routledge, 1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays reproduces the debate on the role of capital accumulation in world development and the criteria for defining a "world system".

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andre Gunder Frank; Barry K Gills
ISBN: 0415150892 9780415150897 0415076781 9780415076784
OCLC Number: 36158798
Description: xxii, 320 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: The 5,000-year world system: an interdisciplinary introduction / Andre Gunder Frank and Barry K. Gills --
"Capital" imperialism and exploitation in ancient world systems / K. Ekholm and J. Friedman --
The cumulation of accumulation / Barry K. Gills and Andre Gunder Frank --Hegemonic transitions in the world system / Barry K. Gills --
World system cycles, crises, and hegemonic shifts, 1700 BC to 1700 AD / Barry K. Gills and Andre Gunder Frank --
Transitional ideological modes: feudalism, capitalism, socialism / Andre Gunder Frank --
Civilizations, cores, world economies, and oikumenes / David Wilkinson --
The ancient world-systems versus the modern capitalist world-system / Samir Amin. Discontinuities and persistence: one world system or a succession of systems? / Janet Abu-Lughod --
World system versus world-systems: a critique / Immanuel Wallerstein --
Rejoinder and conclusions / Andre Gunder Frank and Barry K. Gills.
Responsibility: edited by André Gunder Frank and Barry K. Gills.

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"I think it vital that this book should be widely read and discussed...."-"Antiquity "This is a generous volume."-"Journal of World History, Fall 1996

 
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