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Evolutionary Processes in World Politics

Theory and Methodology of World Development

The Writings of Andre Gunder Frank

Editors: Chew, S., Lauderdale, P. (Eds.)

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This book brings together key, incisive writings (published and unpublished) of the late Andre Gunder Frank on world development and world history. The selections provide the reader with a historical tracing of Gunder Frank's conceptual thinking on development, through to his views on world history, world development and globalization.

About the authors

Sing C. Chew is Professor at Humboldt State University and senior research scientist in the Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology at Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research-UFZ, Leipzig, Germany. Pat Lauderdale is Professor of Justice at Arizona State University, and currently is a visiting scholar in the Department of Sociology at Stanford University. 

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • The Development of Underdevelopment

    Chew, Sing C. (et al.)

    Pages 7-17

  • Sociology of Development and the Underdevelopment of Sociology

    Chew, Sing C. (et al.)

    Pages 19-73

  • Transitional Ideological Modes: Feudalism, Capitalism, Socialism

    Chew, Sing C. (et al.)

    Pages 79-95

  • A Structural Theory of the 5,000-Year World System

    Chew, Sing C. (et al.)

    Pages 97-123

  • A Plea for World System History

    Chew, Sing C. (et al.)

    Pages 125-149

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Hardcover $110.00
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-62311-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Theory and Methodology of World Development
Book Subtitle
The Writings of Andre Gunder Frank
Editors
  • S. Chew
  • P. Lauderdale
Series Title
Evolutionary Processes in World Politics
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-10850-9
DOI
10.1057/9780230108509
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-62311-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 289
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