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Raj Patel is Rajeev Patel: "We modify the term ‘fascism’ with ‘global’."

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3.15.2010 Research By CK Hunter

Cited from a reputable internet source: Raj Patel‘s own blog:

Interesting  reading by RAJEEV PATEL & PHILIP MCMICHAEL

Third World Quarterly, Vol 25, No 1, pp 231–254, 2004
RAJEEV PATEL & PHILIP MCMICHAEL

“We [ referring to the two authors of the paper, one of which is Raj Patel] modify the term ‘fascism’ with ‘global’. This we do for a number of reasons. We do not claim that the tendencies we see at work from the early days of the development project to contemporary developmentalism replicate exactly the features of mid-1930s and –1940s Germany, Italy and Japan. Although, as Gourevitch notes, important features of Nazi Germany were present in the policies of other states at the time, we readily acknowledge the historic specificity of this period.7 What we attempt to do, however, is to broker a conversation between two different kinds of heterodox approaches to development…”

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Read the entire paper at:

http://rajpatel.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/ThirdWorldQuarterlypatelmcmichael2004.pdf


See also  Institute for Food and Development Policy

Google Rajeev Patel for more info.


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