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modernization and dependency theory with Haiti

This solution gives ideas for applying the modernization theory and the dependency theory to explain the poverty and homelessness in Haiti even before the most recent disaster.

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First off, I advise you to research Talcott Parsons as a lens to this massive topic. As you apply modernization theory to Haiti, please note that since restructuring is so gradual and lengthy, the rampant homelessness might be justified under this theory. Since this theory also argues that the process can actually take centuries, you might note how the delays in gains here are ...

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In the context of Haiti and the crisis there, some basic notes are offered about modernization theory and the dependency theory. References are also listed.