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By Utsa Patnaik,Prabhat Patnaik,Akeel Bilgrami,David Harvey

ISBN-10: 0231179782

ISBN-13: 9780231179782

ISBN-10: 0231179790

ISBN-13: 9780231179799

In A idea of Imperialism, the economists Utsa Patnaik and Prabhat Patnaik current a brand new thought of the origins and mechanics of capitalism that sounds an alarm approximately its ongoing viability. Their conception facilities on alternate among the middle economies of the worldwide North and the tropical and subtropical international locations of the worldwide South and considers how the call for for commodities (such as agricultural items and oil) from the South has perpetuated and solidified an imperialistic courting. The Patnaiks discover the dynamics of this approach and talk about thoughts that can let the economies of the South to accomplish larger prosperity with no harmful the economies of the North. the result's an unique thought of imperialism that brings to gentle the crippling barriers of neoliberal capitalism.

A thought of Imperialism additionally contains a reaction to this concept through David Harvey, who translates the agrarian process in a different way and sees different elements affecting alternate among the North and the South. A rejoinder from the Patnaiks follows. Their debate is without doubt one of the so much provocative exchanges but over the way forward for the worldwide financial system as assets develop skinny, populations explode, and common prosperity turns into ever extra elusive.

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