September 13 Developing Nations

September 13 Developing Nations - September 13, 2007...

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September 13, 2007 Developing Nations What states (country) make up the 3 rd world? About 150 countries generally Africa, South America, Asia, Middle East 1 all of Africa and Middle East 2 Southeast Asia 3 Caribbean Islands 4 South Pacific Islands The many definitions of the 3 rd world: The poorest nations Less-developed countries (LDC) Developing Nations The Global South Countries that are not capitalistic and industrialized or centrally-planned socialist economies (2 nd world) A country that has low levels of average wealth, industrialization and modernization, and often high levels of population growth and people employed in agriculture Distinguishing the rest of the world from the 2 cold war paved blocks of the capitalist West and communist East Countries in the poorest regions of the world Represents 145 developing countries in Asia, Africa, and thhe Middle East, characterized by low levels of living, low-income, low education provisions, poverty, and starvation Emerging nations Ethnocentric way of referring to culture
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