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The Malthus Factor: Poverty, Politics and Population in Capitalist Development

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This volume represents a major critique of the way Malthusian thinking has influenced capitalist development policy in the modern period, as well as in the past. It highlights the strategic role of Malthusian ideas in the defence of capitalist political economy when confronted by struggles for equality and human progress. The leading historical example the author takes off ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published October 1st 1998 by Zed Books
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