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The West and the Third World

trade, colonialism, dependence, and development
  • 378 Pages
  • 3.93 MB
  • English
Blackwell publishers , Oxford, UK, Malden, Mass
International economic relations., International trade., Imperialism., Decolonization., OECD countries -- Foreign economic relations -- Developing countries., Developing countries -- Foreign economic relations -- OECD countries., Developing countries -- Economic condit


OECD countries, Developing coun

StatementD.K. Fieldhouse.
SeriesHistory of the contemporary world
LC ClassificationsHF1359 .F536 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 378 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL372850M
ISBN 10063119438X, 0631194398
LC Control Number98034507

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