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Economics; Faculty of Social Sciences
Levitt, Kari; Witter, Michael
The critical tradition of Caribbean political economy: The legacy of George Beckford
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Ian Randle in association with the George Beckford Foundation
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Proposes the necessity to re-examine the main paradigm in critical Caribbean economic thought and to re-orient ideas for the future. Presents three dimensions of critical thought, the need to deal with reality as it is, rather than resort to argument by authority; the need to find methods of interpreting this reality; and the need to establish a dialogue between the community of scholars and 'ordinary people'.....