By Christopher M. White
A international heritage of the constructing World takes a sweeping examine the old foundations of the issues of constructing global society. Encompassing Asia, Latin the USA and Africa, the ebook centralizes the fight for self-determination in an try and know the way the present realms were shaped and what their destiny might carry. even though targeting the fashionable period, its scope is extensive: it covers geography, historic and smooth background, economics, politics and up to date events.
The ebook gains twelve chapters, geared up into four thematic devices, every one containing one bankruptcy on all the 3 continents. those devices disguise varied commonly-experienced phenomena one of the peoples of the constructing global: imperialism, nationalism, globalization, and improvement. the 1st 3 are chronological, whereas the final surveys and analyzes the scholarly debates over the motives of improvement and underdevelopment. via those chapters Christopher M. White provides a wide-ranging research of the key subject matters in reports of the constructing international, together with slavery, imperialism, faith, unfastened and reasonable alternate, democratization and monetary improvement.
Including targeted profiles of key figures in addition to maps and illustrations, A worldwide heritage of the constructing World vividly illustrates the tradition, personalities and histories of a key topic sector. an ideal advent for all scholars drawn to the constructing international in a historic context.
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