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Book review
By
Johnson, Nsikak Emmanuel
11/SS/PA/1095
Department of Political Science and Public Administration
Faculty of Social Sciences
University of Uyo, Uyo.
Submitted
To
Dr Uko Uwak
Lecturer in change
Pol 314; Politics of Development and Underdevelopment
Department of political science and public administration
Faculty of Social Sciences
University of Uyo, Uyo.
July, 2014.

BOOK REVIEW
Title: Development and underdevelopment: Politics of the north-south divide
Author: O. O. Okereke/ A. E. Ekpe
Place of Publication: Enugu-Nigeria
Publishers: John Jacobs Classic Publishers Ltd.
Year of publication: 2002
Numbers of Chapters: Nine Chapters
Price of the book: Not Stated
Numbers of pages: XV + 198 = 213
ISBN:
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It goes further to highlight what constitute development and underdevelopment and the assertions of many school of thought, the underdevelopment of the third world countries is attributed to the backwardness, primitivity of the third world countries, and they further avers that the poor state of the country is cause by the material factors. While the Marxist or radical scholars disagreed with this assertion, they argue that the underdevelopment of the third world countries is a man-made process and a manifestation of long period of economic and political relationships between these countries and the advanced, industrialized parts of the world.

CONTENTS
The contents of this book; development and underdevelopment: Politics of the north-south divide. Ranges from conceptual and theoretical issues, theories of modernization, dependency theories of development and unequal exchange, theories of imperialism, origins of third world underdevelopment, strategies of economic and industrial development in the third world countries, the new international economic order (NIEO), dept crisis and dept crisis management, globalization of the third world countries and the development thereof.

ORGANIZATION OF CONTENTS
The book, development

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