HomeDLSU Dialogue: An Interdisciplinary Journal for Cultural Studiesvol. 16 no. 1 (1980)

The Third World as a Concept - its Sources, Conditions and Literary Ramifications

Carolyn M. Barrett

Discipline: History, Cultural Studies, Social Studies



The Third World, as concept and as a reality, is many different things. It is a geographic concept as well as a political, economic, sociological, psychological and literary concept.