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The Poverty of NationsA Relational Perspective$
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Paul Spicker

Print publication date: 2020

Print ISBN-13: 9781447343325

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: September 2020

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447343325.001.0001

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Poor countries

Poor countries

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(p.147) 11 Poor countries
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The Poverty of Nations
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Paul Spicker

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447343325.003.0012

Countries are poor, not just because they have many poor people, but because they are less developed than others; development reshapes the economic, social and political relationships in a country. Some accounts treat underdevelopment as something which is pathological or endemic in a country, but there are also strong structural reasons, including domination by other countries and structural dependency.

Keywords:   Poverty, Poor countries, Global South, Structural dependency, Development

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