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By Joel Wainwright

Winner of the 2010 James M. Blaut Award in attractiveness of leading edge scholarship in cultural and political ecology (Honors of the CAPE area of expertise team (Cultural and Political Ecology))

Decolonizing Development investigates the methods colonialism formed the trendy international through examining the connection among colonialism and improvement as different types of power.

  • Based on novel interpretations of postcolonial and Marxist concept and utilized to unique study data
  • Amply supplemented with maps and illustrations
  • An interesting and helpful source for students of postcolonialism, improvement, geography, and the Maya

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