Theory from the South: Or, how Euro-America is Evolving Toward Africa

@article{Comaroff2011TheoryFT,
  title={Theory from the South: Or, how Euro-America is Evolving Toward Africa},
  author={John L. Comaroff and John L. Comaroff},
  journal={Anthropological Forum},
  year={2011},
  volume={22},
  pages={113 - 131}
}
‘The Global South’ has become a shorthand for the world of non-European, postcolonial peoples. Synonymous with uncertain development, unorthodox economies, failed states, and nations fraught with corruption, poverty, and strife, it is that half of the world about which the ‘Global North’ spins theories. Rarely is it seen as a source of theory and explanation for world historical events. Yet, as many nation-states of the Northern Hemisphere experience increasing fiscal meltdown, state… 
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