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Social science as imperialism

Claude Ake

Social science as imperialism

a theory of political development

by Claude Ake

  • 87 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Ibadan University Press in Ibadan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science,
  • Social sciences,
  • Imperialism,
  • Social sciences -- Research,
  • Political development -- Research,
  • Developing countries -- Politics and government,
  • Developing countries -- Research

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-216).

    Statementby Claude Ake.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 216 p. ;
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18806810M
    ISBN 10978121130X
    OCLC/WorldCa10635978

    Praise “This rich, agenda-setting book will quickly become required reading for all historical sociologists. Essential.” — J. Li, Choice "George Steinmetz, who has edited this big and complex book, is well known for his pioneering work on the role of the social sciences in German overseas imperialism.   The condition of academic dependency is related to the global division of labour in the social sciences, which, I argue, plays a significant role in maintaining the structures of academic dependency. Keywords academic dependency, academic imperialism, development of social science, division of labourCited by: Scientific Imperialism. 16 Oct. and that was appointed by political elites. The relationship between modern science and imperialism is a long recognized one, and here we will only glimpse select, contemporary, aspects relevant to the current period of the new imperialism. Science acts as a social force that produces legitimacy: “In.


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