I thought this book would be more out of date than it is. Unfortunately, the past 50 years haven't changed much of the inequities and poverty throughout the world. Robert L. Heilbroner provides much to think about as he explores the challenges of the developing countries and the West's choices in assisting. "...we must forge a foreign policy which begins with the explicit premise that democratic capitalism, as a model for economic and political organization, is unlikely to exert its influence beyond the borders of the West, at least in our lifetimes."
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