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The Development Dilemma
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List of Illustrations ix Preface xi 1 Introduction 1 2 The Fundamental Tension 14 3 Taming the Hierarchy? 25 4 Forging the Political Terrain 49 5 The Developing World: Two Examples 62 6 The Use of Power 87 7 Conclusion 115 Addendum to Chapter 2 129 Addendum to Chapter 6 135 Addendum to Chapter 7 141 Notes 151 Bibliography 169 Index 181

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Robert H. Bates is the Eaton Professor of the Science of Government and professor of African and African American Studies at Harvard University. His books include Open-Economy Politics and Analytic Narratives (both Princeton).

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"This is a beautifully written book that will add much to the scholarly discourse on the origins of comparative development. By looking to medieval Europe for insights on contemporary development, it presents a rare and valuable analysis that has important lessons for all readers. . . . It is an essential addition to a paramount research agenda."---Eoin McGuirk, EH.net

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