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Latin America: underdevelopment or revolution Essays on the development of underdevelopment andthe immediate enemy by Andre Gunder Frank

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Published by (Monthly Review Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Latin America -- Economic conditions.,
  • Latin America -- Social conditions.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Andre Gunder Frank.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 409 p. ;
Number of Pages409
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19826866M

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Andre Gunder Frank's "Latin America: Underdevelopment or Revolution" is one of the best books about Latin America in social sciences. Frank searchs and thinks about different Latin American countries' histories in his book. Frank works on the political 4/5. In his second book, Andre Gunder Frank expands on the theme presented in his influential study Capitalism and Underdevelopment in Latin America. It is the colonial structure of world capitalism, in his view, which produced and maintains the underdevelopment characteristic of Latin America and the rest of the Third World. This colonial structure penetrates everywhere in Latin . : Latin America: Underdevelopment or Revolution () by Frank, Andre Gunder and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at 4/5(2). This book develops the theory that it is the colonial structure of world capitalism which produced and maintains the underdevelopment characteristic of Latin America. Book is in fair to good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.

LATIN AMERICA: UNDERDEVELOPMENT OR REVOLUTION By Andre Gunder Frank - Hardcover *Excellent Condition*. G. Hardback Book The Fast Free - Latin America: A Cultural History by Arciniegas, G. Hardback Book The Fast Free. $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Nonfiction. For Latin America in general we have other revealing figures from the U.S. Department of Commerce: For the period –, net new private U.S. investment came to $2,,, but the profit and interest on that sum came to $6,,,; which means that well more than double the amount put in, was taken : Leo Huberman. This is one of the more prominent authors on the subject of underdevelopment theory, and I give the book four stars because it is fairly essential to any student of alternative economic theory. The two shorter essays, on American Indians of Latin America and on foreign aid to Latin America by the rich countries, were generally unsatisfactory to by: Frank is a professor of economics, little-known in the U.S. Outside professional, U.N. and left-academic circles, although his study of Chile and Brazil, Capitalism and Under development in Latin America was a remarkable contribution. This collection of articles focuses on twentieth-century political economy rather than Latin American history: but the historical dimension is Phone: ()

  The Roots of Latin American Underdevelopment By Jose Gonzalez • October 2, Latin America is the fruit of an ethnic, spiritual and cultural amalgam, the greatest “mestizo”, “syncretistic” cultural experiment in the world, resulting in a truly “bridge people.”.   The four essays in this book offer a sweeping reinterpretation of Latin American history as an aspect of the world-wide spread of capitalism in its commercial and industrial phases. Dr. Frank lays to rest the myth of Latin American feudalism, demonstrating in the process the impossibility of a bourgeois revolution in a part of the world which Brand: Monthly Review Press. Get this from a library! Latin America: underdevelopment or revolution. Essays on the development of underdevelopment and the immediate enemy,. [Andre Gunder Frank]. In Independence in Spanish America: Civil Wars, Revolutions, and Underdevelopment, Jay Kinsbruner also has retained the basic organization of his first book, The Spanish-American Independence Movement, first published in as part of the Berkshire Studies in History by Dryden Press. As the new title suggests, however, he now regards the wars Author: Jane M. Rausch.