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Mexican Underdevelopment: Pop-Sociology

It’s six a.m., I am sipping my first cup of coffee on the small balcony near the tall coconut tree. It’s still dark but I can see a short stocky woman sweeping the ground of the open space in front of the hotel next door. 2,427 more words

Socio-Political Essays

On Jean-Francois Bayart's "Africa in the World: a History of Extraversion"

Jean-Francois Bayart’s “Africa in the World: a History of Extraversion” sheds lights on Sub-Saharan Africa’s dependency on the external world. In fact, Bayart denies the theories of Africa being marginalized in the world economy citing “the dynamics generated by the manner Africa inserted itself into this world economy” (237). 618 more words