World Orders, Development and Transformation

World Orders, Development and Transformation

by E. Sahle

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The book examines how hegemonic development ideas and practices emerged in the context ofthe changing world order post-1945 and how this transformation was characterized by neoliberalism and securitization of development and security. Sahle also explores the rise of China and the start of Obama's presidency.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349306572
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 02/13/2016
Series: International Political Economy Series
Edition description: 1st ed. 2010
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Eunice N. Sahle is Associate Professor in the Department of African, African American, and Diaspora Studies and in the Curriculum in Global Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, where she is also Fellow at the Center for Urban and Regional Studies.

Table of Contents

List of Tables Acknowledgements Abbreviations Introduction PART I: WORLD ORDERS AND DEVELOPMENT DISCOURSES Analytical Framing World Orders, Development Discourse, and Coloniality State, World Order, and Development: Malawi and South Korea PART II: NEO-LIBERAL AND SECURITIZING WORLD ORDER: DEBATING TRANSFORMATION Global Governance Russia, China, Africa and Multi-Polarity Human Security, Neo-Liberalism, and Securitization of Development World Social Forum Epilogue: Global Financial Crisis, Barack Obama's Presidency, and World Order Notes Bibliography Index

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