Offering unique insights into globalization, economic development, and the histories of the United States and Brazil, DeWitt highlights the dramatically different consequences incorporated into the world economy for these two nations.In any society where slavery exists, manual labor, the work of slaves, is held in low esteem. ... Manual labor in the Caribbean aquot;became a badge of dishonor. ... Planters produced crops, expanded landholdings, and purchased more slaves. ... Written by authors of international stature, the portraits of the formera#39;s grandfather, Jose Lins Cavalcanti de Albuquerque, the ... 56 The cacao colonels of Jorge Amado were aquot;indomitable, titanic men of unlimited courageaquot; who aquot;fought the forest andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Early Globalization and the Economic Development of the United States and Brazil|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2002-01-01|