Haiti In The World Economy: Class, Race, And Underdevelopment Since 1700, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Haiti In The World Economy

Class, Race, And Underdevelopment Since 1700, 1st Edition

By Alex Dupuy


246 pages

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Paperback: 9780367163792
pub: 2020-03-30
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This book explains the causes of Haiti's underdevelopment caused by the contradictory dynamic or dialectical interaction of external and internal social relations and forces, including class, race, and color relations and forces, and the conflicts they generate among them since 1700. .

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. French Merchant Capital and the Making of a Slave Society in Saint-Dominigue 2. Planter Dependency and the Demise of the Slave Regime 3. From Revolutionary Leaders to Ruling Class 4. The Growth of the Peasantry and the Stalemate of the Bourgeoisie 5. State Power, the Color Question, and Foreign Capital 6. Black Nationalism, U.S. Capital, and Underdevelopment, 1946–1986 7. Conclusion

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