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Alternative Capitalisms: Geographies of Emerging Regions (Hodder Arnold Publication)

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This book aims to examine the effects of globalization and economic and political transformations in the 'emerging regions' of Latin America and the Caribbean, East Central Europe and the former Soviet Union and East Asia by looking at development trajectories and the pathways of both economic and political change. This is a unique approach in terms of books published in both geography and the social sciences.

Table of Contents

Preface

PART ONE: CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORKS

1. "Emerging Market Countries" and Issues Of Globalization

2. Conceptualizing the World System

3. Capitalism, Imperialism and The Emerging World: A Historical Overview

PART TWO: THE HISTORICAL CONTEXT OF ALTERNATIVE CAPITALISMS

4. Central qnd Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union

5. Capitalism in Latin America and the Caribbean

6. East Asia: The Japanese and Chinese Development Models and Their Regional Impacts

PART THREE: ECONOMIC DIMENSIONS OF CHANGE

7. Trade Liberalization, Economic Transformation and Integration

8. Geographies of Economic Transformation

9. The Transnational Corporation and Emerging Market Countries

10. Geographies of Transnational Corporations in Emerging Market Countries

11. New Technologies and the Growth of Services

PART FOUR: POLITICAL DIMENSIONS OF CHANGE

12. Modernity and Nationality

13. Modernity and Democracy

14. Conclusion: Alternative Capitalisms and Globalization

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780340763216
Author:
Gwynne, Robert
Publisher:
Hodder Education Publishers
Author:
Klak, Thomas
Author:
null, Denis
Author:
null, Thomas
Author:
Shaw, Denis
Author:
null, Robert
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Capitalism
Subject:
Human Geography
Subject:
International economic integration
Subject:
International - Economics
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Geography
Subject:
Geography, Economic
Subject:
Geography | Economic and Historical
Subject:
Globalization - Economic aspects
Subject:
Geography | Economic & Historical
Subject:
Geography-General
Series:
Hodder Arnold Publication
Publication Date:
20030831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
53 linecuts, maps and halftones
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.400 x 9.600 in 1.288 lb

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