The Resource Latin America in the world economy : mercantile colonialism to global capitalism, Frederick Stirton Weaver

Latin America in the world economy : mercantile colonialism to global capitalism, Frederick Stirton Weaver

Label
Latin America in the world economy : mercantile colonialism to global capitalism
Title
Latin America in the world economy
Title remainder
mercantile colonialism to global capitalism
Statement of responsibility
Frederick Stirton Weaver
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Latin America in the World Economy considers the dual aspect of Latin American development: how external factors (phases of world capitalism since Columbus) interweave with internal factors (Latin American culture, politics, and social groups). Within his skillful approach, Weaver demonstrates how domestic social conflicts and power relations have consistently capitalized on changes in the international economy, while, conversely, engagement with the international economy has consistently constrained local struggles and patterns of change. With over half of the book dedicated to the "shor
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
337.8
Index
index present
LC call number
HF1480.5
LC item number
.W43 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Latin American perspectives series
Label
Latin America in the world economy : mercantile colonialism to global capitalism, Frederick Stirton Weaver
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-240) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Ronald Chilcote -- 1. The Changing World Economy: Introduction and Early History -- 2. Competitive Capitalist Industrialization, Free Trade Imperialism, and Latin American Independence, 1700-1850 -- 3. Finance Capitalism, the New Imperialism, and Latin American Export Economies, 1850-1930 -- 4. Modern Times, Bretton Woods, and Transnational Corporations, 1920-1970s -- 5. Import Substitution and Semi-Industrialization in Latin America, 1930-1970s -- 6. International Competition and the Dissolution of Modern Times -- 7. Debt, Democracy, and Uncertain Transformations: Latin American in a New World
Control code
ocn654331437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 252 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283276849
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b27390020
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)654331437
  • acaebk0813346649
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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