The Three Worlds: Culture and World Development

By: Worsley, Peter

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0297783564 409 pages including index. Examines the constituents of development - cultural as well as political and economic - throughout the world from pre-history to the present. An ambitious contribution to the debate on development theory . First half examines theories of development. Second half considers successive forms of rural organization, the rise of large-scale 'agribusiness' in the capitalist world and collectivized agricutlure in communist countries. Develops a new definition of the urban poor. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Original price sticker upon front cover. Some yellowing to pages. Sound copy.