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March 7, 2013

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Poverty from the Wealth of Nations: Integration and Polarization in the Global Economy Since 1760
March 17, 2000
Poverty from the Wealth of Nations: Integration and Polarization in the Global Economy Since 1760

By Dr. M. Shahid Alam, 17 Mar 2000
This text presents an analysis of the evolution of global disparities. It inserts two additional asymmetries into the global economy; those created by “unequal races” and unequal states. …

Globalization, Marginalization and Development
February 1, 2000
Globalization, Marginalization and Development

S. Mansoob Murshed, United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economics Research

The Cancer Stage of Capitalism: Our social immune system is being overwhelmed by growing out-of-control money market cancer
August 1, 1996 One Comment
The Cancer Stage of Capitalism: Our social immune system is being overwhelmed by growing out-of-control money market cancer

By Dr John McMurtry, CCPA Monitor, August 1996
When we think of a society’s “defense system,” we think of its armed forces. We have long been conditioned to do this. The military-industrial …

Peace by Peaceful Means: Peace and Conflict, Development and Civilization
April 16, 1996
Peace by Peaceful Means: Peace and Conflict, Development and Civilization

By Dr. Johan Galtung, 16 April 1996
Johan Galtung, one of the founders of modern peace studies, provides a wide-ranging panorama of the ideas, theories and assumptions on which the study of peace is based.
The book …

The Final Empire: The Collapse of Civilization and the Seed of the Future
December 1, 1993
The Final Empire: The Collapse of Civilization and the Seed of the Future

By William M. H. Kötke
The crisis of the planet Earth is so profound that all of our lives will be caught up in it. Our lives will change because of it. Our lives …

Governments and Markets in Economic Development Strategies: Lessons from Korea, Taiwan and Japan
June 12, 1989
Governments and Markets in Economic Development Strategies: Lessons from Korea, Taiwan and Japan

By Dr. M. Shahid Alam, 12 June 1989
It has become fashionable in some circles after September 11 to excoriate Islam as the source of the problems facing the Islamic world. The air is …