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Rise and demise

comparing world-systems

by Christopher K. Chase-Dunn

  • 35 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social change -- History,
  • Capitalism -- History,
  • Economic history

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-306) and index.

    StatementChristopher Chase-Dunn and Thomas D. Hall.
    SeriesNew perspectives in sociology, New perspectives in sociology (Boulder, Colo.)
    ContributionsHall, Thomas D., 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM101 .C464 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 322 p. :
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1011542M
    ISBN 100813310059, 0813310067
    LC Control Number96052141

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