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One The World-Systems Analysis Perspective: An Interview with Immanuel Wallerstein

WithCarlos Antonio Aguirre Rojas

Carlos Antonio Aguirre Rojas: Your adolescence and early years were spent in the United States under McCarthyism, which you studied for your master’s thesis. How did this McCarthyist atmosphere influence your intellectual development and your studies? What were your arguments and conclusions in your master’s thesis? Do you still maintain them today?