DescriptionThis introductory textbook examines the role of the Third World and the processes of development from the study of international politics and argues that in an increasingly globalized world development can no longer be seen as an isolated practice.
Part I: Development Revisited:.
1. Development and International Relations: Theory and History.
2. A Question of Terminology.
3. Theories of Development.
Part II: The Global Economy and Development: .
4. The East Asian NIEs.
5. The Environment and Development.
6. The Social Dimension: Poverty, Population and Hunger.
7. International Commodity Trade and Development.
Part III: The Third World in the Emerging World Order: .
8. The Post-Cold War World and the South.
9. Development in a Global Context.
* Covers the most significant issues facing the Third World in the current global political economy.
* Highly accessible book with many student features, such as introductions, summaries and tables.