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Modernization and Dependency: Alternative Perspectives in the Study of Latin American Underdevelopment

Valenzuela S, Valenzuela A ...see all

Comparative Politics, vol. 10, issue 4 (1978) p. 535–557

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Abstract

Outstanding review of dependency theory and modernization theory main authors, internal debates, comparison among the approaches and application to Latin America. Great for looking for a review, bibliographical references and an understanding of Cardoso and Faletto, Gunder Frank, CEPAL, Lipset, Almond, Wiarda, etc. Great for any political economy and historial analysis of Latin America.

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  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Latin America
  • Mexico
  • Modernization theory
  • Theoretical debate
  • dependency theory
  • political economy
  • review

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Authors

  • Samuel Valenzuela

  • Arturo Valenzuela

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