Today we’ll discuss two theories of global stratification. First, we’ll go over modernization theory and Walt Rostow’s Four Stages of Modernization. Next, we’ll explain dependency theory, the legacy of colonialism, and Immanuel Wallerstein’s Capitalist World Economy Model.
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CC World History #23: The Columbian Exchange https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQPA5oNpfM4
CC World History #33: Capitalism and Socialism https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B3u4EFTwprM
CC Sociology course textbook: Sociology by John J. Macionis, 15th edition (2014)
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