Comparative national development : society and economy in the new global order / edited by A. Douglas Kincaid and Alejandro Portes

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Subjects: Economic development
Economic development--Sociological aspects
Economic history--1990-
Developing countries--Economic conditions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina press, c1994
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: x, 245 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Sociology and Development in the 1990s: Critical Challenges and Empirical Trends / A. Douglas Kincaid, Alejandro Portes 1
Rethinking Development Theory: Insights from East Asia and Latin America / Gary Gereffi 26
The New Dependency: Technological Change and Socioeconomic Restructuring in Latin America / Manuel Castells, Roberto Laserna 57
Predatory, Developmental, and Other Apparatuses: A Comparative Political Economy Perspective on the Third World State / Peter B. Evans 84
Regional Development Theory and the Subordination of Extractive Peripheries / Stephen G. Bunker 112
Broadening the Scope: Gender and the Study of International Development / M. Patricia Fernandez Kelly 143
Path Dependence and Privatization Strategies in East Central Europe / David Stark 169
Urbanization, Development, and the Household / Bryan R. Roberts 199
Contributors 237
Index 241
Additional Authors: Kincaid, A. Douglas
Portes, Alejandro, 1944-
Notes: LCCN: 93034721
ISBN: 080782142X (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0807844500 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-236) and index
OCLC Number: 28889132
ISBN/ISSN: 080782142X