1. Compare and contrast how Harari, Sen, and Esteva would analyze major episodes (e.g., the creation of settled
agriculture) in historical development starting with hunter-gather groups and going to the present.
SEN - Most people think of
Plan for Today:
Finish up last time; and begin part
on historical development
(cognitive and agricultural
revolutions in human history).
Criticisms of dependency theory
(1) Great success of some countries
South Korea and Taiwan, possibly
Brazil, Chile, a
Sociology 317/Political Science 390
Instructor: James Mahoney
Office: 402 Scott Hall
Office Hours: M/W 3:30-4:30
This course explores the economic and social changes that have constituted deve
Political Science 490/Sociology 317
Study Guide for Final Exam
1. What explains the different performance of the Latin American NICs versus the East Asian NICs?
LatAm (Brazil, Mexico): PPE (1870-1930) Primary ISI (1930-55) Seco
Sociology 317\Poli Sci 390
Scott Hall 402
Office Hours: Mondays, 11am-1pm
Northwestern University Cafe
Office Hours: Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30
Go over paper assignment.
Finish up conceptual part on the meaning
Then move onto theories aimed at
identifying the causes/sources of
To what degree should we accept
and apply universal standards?
On what no