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Development in Latin America

Critical Discussions from the Periphery

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This edited volume discusses the development theory advanced by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) in the 1940s, and its transformations through the second half of the twentieth century. In this time frame, the authors identify two approaches: structuralism (1950-1980) and neo-structuralism (1980-onwards). The contributors describe the transition in terms of economic theory and policy; the conceptualization of the State; and the consideration of space on regional and global scales. They argue that structuralism is still relevant for understanding the current problems of development if a careful and appropriate recovery and update of its main ideas and concepts is made in relation to the current context of globalization and internationalization of production and finance.

Author Biography

Victor Ramiro Fernandez is Professor at the National University of Litoral (UNL), Researcher of the National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), and Director of the Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences (UNL and CONICET), Argentina. Gabriel Brondino is Lecturer at the National University of Litoral (UNL) and Doctoral Fellow of the National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), Argentina.
Release date NZ
August 25th, 2018
Contributors
Edited by Gabriel Brondino Edited by Victor Ramiro Fernandez
Country of Publication
Switzerland
Edition
1st ed. 2019
Illustrations
5 Tables, color; 5 Illustrations, color; 1 Illustrations, black and white; XVI, 249 p. 6 illus., 5 illus. in color.
Imprint
Springer International Publishing AG
Pages
249
ISBN-13
9783319921822
Product ID
27875059

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