Survival in the 1990s: Rethinking the Political Economy of Foreign Policy in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Latin America

  • Timothy M. Shaw
  • Larry A. Swatuk
Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)


Recent changes in the global political economy pose major challenges to the peoples of the South as state-makers and individuals alike seek to (re)define and secure their positions in the new international divisions of labour and power (NIDL/P). If the terms ‘Third World’ and/or ‘South’ were seen as overly simplified in the past, the end of the Cold War and the emergence of post-industrial processes of global production have now rendered these terms even more problematic.


Civil Society Political Economy Foreign Policy Informal Sector Former Soviet Union 
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