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Reality and Rhetoric: Studies in the Economics of Development

Reality and Rhetoric: Studies in the Economics of Development

By P. T. Bauer

Harvard University Press, 1984, 184 pp.

Professor Bauer's dissent from what he sees as conventional thinking about development has become well established. The ten papers collected here cover a fairly wide range of subjects, with special attention to Africa, and-as always-argue their case vigorously and clearly.