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The essential guide to critical development studies /

by Veltmeyer, Henry; Bowles, Paul.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2018Description: xx, 480 pages ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781472483485 (hb); 9781138049970 (pb); .Subject(s): Economic development | Development economics | Social change -- Economic aspects | This contribution to Bissell Library was made by the George B. Zotiades Memorial Fund
Contents:
Part I. Reflections on history. History from a critical development perpective / Kari Polanyi Levitt -- Part II. Thinking critically about development -- 2. Critical development theory : results and prospects / Ronaldo Munck -- 3. Thinking capitalist development beyond Eurocentrism / Alf Gunvald Nilsen -- 4. Development theory : the Latin American pivot / Cristóbal Kay -- 5. Post-development and other critiques of the roots of development / Eduardo Gudynas -- 6. Development in question : the feminist perspective / Fernanda Wanderley -- Part III. Capitalism, imperialism and globalization : implications for development. 7. The world-systems perspective / Salvatore Babones -- 8. The central contradictions of capitalism and capitalist crises / Berch Berberoglu -- 9. Imperialism, capitalism and development / James Petras and Henry Veltmeyer -- 10. Critical globalization studies and development / S.A. Hamed Hosseini and Barry K. Gills -- 11. The end of globalization / Walden Bello -- Part IV. Poverty, inequalities and development dynamics -- 12. The poverty and development problematic / Joe Tharamangalam -- 13. Poverty analysis through a gender lens : a brief history of feminist contributions in international development / Naila Kabeer -- 14. Gender inequalities at work : explanations with examples from Cambodia, the Philippines and China / Fiona MacPhail -- Part V. Policy configurations for development : international, national and local. 15. The Post-Washington consensus / Elisa Van Waeyenberge -- 16. International cooperation for development / Peter Kragelund -- 17. The developmental state and late industrialization : still feasible and desirable? / Paul Bowles -- 18. Local economic development and microcredit / Milford Bateman -- Part VI. Class and development. 19. Class analysis and development / Henry Veltmeyer -- 20. Class dynamics of the global capitalist system / Berch Berberoglu -- 21. The making of the migrant working class in China / Pun Ngai -- 22. Class struggle and resistance in Latin America / Susan Spronk -- Part VII. Agrarian change and spatial reconfigurations. 23. Contemporary dynamics of agrarian change / Cristóbal Kay -- 24. The global food regime / Haroon Akram-Lodhi -- 25. The migration-development nexus / Raúl Delgado Wise -- 26. Urban development in the global south / Charmain Levy -- Part VIII. Resources, energy and the environment. 27. Capitalism versus the environment / Darcy Tetreault -- 28. Climate change and development / Marcus Taylor -- 29. Extractive capitalism and subterranean resistances / Raúl Zibechi -- 30. Popular sustainable development, or ecological economics from below / David Barkin -- Part IX. The BRICS as the new ‘development giants’. 31. Brazil : from the margins to the centre? / Ana Garcia and Miguel Borba de Sá -- 32. India : critical issues of a ‘tortuous transition’ / John Harriss -- 33. Interrogating the China model of development / Alvin So and Yin Wah Chu -- Part X. The search for a new model : rethinking development in Latin America -- 34. Rethinking Latin America : towards new development paradigms / Ronaldo Munck -- 35. Peasant alternatives to neoliberalism / Leandro Vergara-Camus -- 36. Socialism and development : a Latin American perspective / Claudio Katz -- 37. Confronting the capitalist hydra : the Zapatistas reflect on the storm that is upon us / Sergio Rodriguéz Lascano.
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Part I. Reflections on history. History from a critical development perpective / Kari Polanyi Levitt -- Part II. Thinking critically about development -- 2. Critical development theory : results and prospects / Ronaldo Munck -- 3. Thinking capitalist development beyond Eurocentrism / Alf Gunvald Nilsen -- 4. Development theory : the Latin American pivot / Cristóbal Kay -- 5. Post-development and other critiques of the roots of development / Eduardo Gudynas -- 6. Development in question : the feminist perspective / Fernanda Wanderley -- Part III. Capitalism, imperialism and globalization : implications for development. 7. The world-systems perspective / Salvatore Babones -- 8. The central contradictions of capitalism and capitalist crises / Berch Berberoglu -- 9. Imperialism, capitalism and development / James Petras and Henry Veltmeyer -- 10. Critical globalization studies and development / S.A. Hamed Hosseini and Barry K. Gills -- 11. The end of globalization / Walden Bello -- Part IV. Poverty, inequalities and development dynamics -- 12. The poverty and development problematic / Joe Tharamangalam -- 13. Poverty analysis through a gender lens : a brief history of feminist contributions in international development / Naila Kabeer -- 14. Gender inequalities at work : explanations with examples from Cambodia, the Philippines and China / Fiona MacPhail -- Part V. Policy configurations for development : international, national and local. 15. The Post-Washington consensus / Elisa Van Waeyenberge -- 16. International cooperation for development / Peter Kragelund -- 17. The developmental state and late industrialization : still feasible and desirable? / Paul Bowles -- 18. Local economic development and microcredit / Milford Bateman -- Part VI. Class and development. 19. Class analysis and development / Henry Veltmeyer -- 20. Class dynamics of the global capitalist system / Berch Berberoglu -- 21. The making of the migrant working class in China / Pun Ngai -- 22. Class struggle and resistance in Latin America / Susan Spronk -- Part VII. Agrarian change and spatial reconfigurations. 23. Contemporary dynamics of agrarian change / Cristóbal Kay -- 24. The global food regime / Haroon Akram-Lodhi -- 25. The migration-development nexus / Raúl Delgado Wise -- 26. Urban development in the global south / Charmain Levy -- Part VIII. Resources, energy and the environment. 27. Capitalism versus the environment / Darcy Tetreault -- 28. Climate change and development / Marcus Taylor -- 29. Extractive capitalism and subterranean resistances / Raúl Zibechi -- 30. Popular sustainable development, or ecological economics from below / David Barkin -- Part IX. The BRICS as the new ‘development giants’. 31. Brazil : from the margins to the centre? / Ana Garcia and Miguel Borba de Sá -- 32. India : critical issues of a ‘tortuous transition’ / John Harriss -- 33. Interrogating the China model of development / Alvin So and Yin Wah Chu -- Part X. The search for a new model : rethinking development in Latin America -- 34. Rethinking Latin America : towards new development paradigms / Ronaldo Munck -- 35. Peasant alternatives to neoliberalism / Leandro Vergara-Camus -- 36. Socialism and development : a Latin American perspective / Claudio Katz -- 37. Confronting the capitalist hydra : the Zapatistas reflect on the storm that is upon us / Sergio Rodriguéz Lascano.

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