Development and Democratization in the Third World: Myths, Hopes, and Realities
Kenneth E. Bauzon
Taylor & Francis, 1992 - Business & Economics - 344 pages
This book is a comprehensive examination of the prospects for democratization in the developing world. The contributors all share the assumption that democratization cannot occur in the absence of widespread socioeconomic well-being, in terms of human rights, the distribution of resources and population, and the environment. They offer to a detailed analysis of Third World politics by seeking to clarify certain myths and to assess the prospects for Third World development.
Democratization in the Third WorldMyth
Reversal of Democracy in the Third World
Population Growth and Government Policy
Population Growth and Development Issues in Asia
Implications for Democracy
The IMF Stabilization Standby Model
Competing Development Strategies
International Assistance and the Interest
Building a Global Peoples Movement
Civilization as a Restraint on Modernization
Foreign Policy Development and Democracy
Where Do We Go from Here?
Luxury or Necessity?
Living Labor Value and Cost
Liberation Theology and Human Rights
How We Can Help
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