Beyond ‘BRICS’: ten theses on South–South cooperation in the twenty-first century

  title={Beyond ‘BRICS’: ten theses on South–South cooperation in the twenty-first century},
  author={Thomas Muhr},
  journal={Third World Quarterly},
  pages={630 - 648}
  • Thomas Muhr
  • Published 24 March 2016
  • Sociology
  • Third World Quarterly
Abstract Grounded in a review of past and present academic South–South cooperation literatures, this article advances ten theses that problematise empirical, theoretical, conceptual and methodological issues essential to discussions of South–South cooperation in the 21st century. This endeavour is motivated by the perceived undermining, especially in the contemporary Anglophone academic South–South cooperation literature, of the emancipatory potential historically associated with South–South… 
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