Monthly Archives: October 2015

Essay on Dependency Theory

  Evaluate explanations of development and under-development put forward by dependency theorists (33) The plan below is just one suggestion as to how you might go about answering this essay.  Briefly introduce Dependency Theory Dependency theory is a Marxist theory, … Continue reading

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Dependency Theory

This post is a brief summary of the Dependency Theory view of Development and Underdevelopment. It is, broadly speaking, a Marxist theory of development. Andre Gunder Frank (1971) argues that developing nations have failed to develop not because of ‘internal … Continue reading

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