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Published by Zed Press Ltd in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Developing countries

Subjects:

  • Food supply,
  • Economic history,
  • Marxian economics,
  • Developing countries -- Economic conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statement[by] Malcolm Caldwell.
SeriesZed imperialism series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .C283
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p. :
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4286862M
ISBN 100905762010, 0905762002
LC Control Number78313690

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Zak Cope is the author of The Wealth of (Some) Nations (Pluto, ), Divided World Divided Class: Global Political Economy and the Stratification of Labour Under Capitalism (Kersplebedeb, ), He is co-editor of the Journal of Labor and Society and the Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism. What People Are Saying.   The Wealth of (Some) Nations. By Robert Skidelsky. Dec. 24, Basic Books. $ To some, capitalism is always in crisis. So the market is restricted and the growth of wealth .   BY CARLOS CRUZ MOSQUERA AND NICHOLAS AYALA. Zak Cope’s latest book, “The Wealth of Some Nations: Imperialism and the Mechanics of Value Transfer,” can be viewed as a continuation of his far-reaching work on imperialism and global political economy.. What stands out from his latest publication is a clear examination of the particular forms that imperialism is taking in the . My hardcopy is: “The Wealth of Nations, Complete and Unabridged, Introduction by Robert Reich, Edited with Notes, Marginal Summary and Enlarged Index, by Edwin Cannan. Modern Library Paperback Edition.” Hereafter, I refer to the latter as Book A/5(K).