Other World, The: Issues and Politics of the Developing World

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  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-01-01
  • Publisher: Longman
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The Other Worldcombines a comparative and area studies approach to explore contemporary global issues in the non-Western world. Accessible and interdisciplinary, this text provides students with historical, political, economic, and cultural background as well as case studies on Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, the Middle East and North Africa, and Central Asia and the Southern Near Abroad. Describing similarities and differences among regions and focusing on key countries and problems,The Other Worldis a practical survey of the issues affecting the majority of the worldrs"s population and their local and global context.

Table of Contents

Global Issues In The Other World
The Other World
The Old and the New: Colonialism, Neocolonialism and Nationalism, and ""The War on Terror""
Political Economy
Women and Development
Other World Regions
Latin America
Sub-Saharan Africa
The Middle East and North Africa
Central Asia and the Southern Near Abroad
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