MAIN QUESTION: We have read about various theories that account for the development of different groups and societies. In a well-polished paper, use course materials to answer the following question: in the end, which of these theoretical perspectives should we pay more attention to? (1000 word limit)
CONSIDER THESE QUESTIONS/THOUGHTS WHILE ANSWERING THE MAIN QUESTION I LISTED ABOVE:Geography, Race, and Colonialism in Development-
How has development been conceived of across time, space, and societies? Is colonialism implicated in development? How are Mann and Diamond presenting conflicting arguments? Are there links between contemporary development and historical colonialism? What is it to be developed or underdeveloped?