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State-Directed Development Political Power and Industrialization in the Global Periphery

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ISBN-10: 0521545250

ISBN-13: 9780521545259

Edition: 2004

Authors: Atul Kohli

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Why have some developing countries been more successful at facilitating industrialization than others? An answer to this question is developed by focusing both on patterns of state construction and of intervention aimed at promoting industrialization.
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List price: $36.99
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 8/30/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 480
Size: 5.98" wide x 9.06" long x 1.10" tall
Weight: 1.826
Language: English

Introduction: states and industrialization in the global periphery
Galloping Ahead: Korea
The colonial origins of a modern political economy: the Japanese lineage of Korea's cohesive-capitalist state
The rhee interregnum: saving South Korea for cohesive capitalism
A cohesive-capitalist state reimposed: Park Chung Hee and rapid industrialization
Two Steps Forward, One Step Back: Brazil
Invited dependency: fragmented state and foreign resources in Brazil's early industrialization
Grow now, pay later: state indebted industrialization in modern Brazil
Slow but Steady: India
Origins of a fragmented-multiclass state and a sluggish economy: colonial India
India's fragmented-multiclass state and protected industrialization
Dashed Expectations: Nigeria
Colonial Nigeria: origins of a neopatrimonial state and a commodity-exporting economy
Sovereign Nigeria: neopatrimonialism and failure of industrialization
Conclusion: understanding states and state intervention in the global periphery