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Introduction to international development : approaches, actors, issues, and practice /

by Beaudet, Pierre; Haslam, Paul Alexander; Schafer, Jessica.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Don Mills, Ontario, Canada : Oxford University Press , 2017Edition: Third edition.Description: xxv, 606 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9780199018901; 0199018901.Subject(s): Economic development -- Textbooks | Political development -- Textbooks
Contents:
Part I. Theories and approaches in international development. 1. Meaning, measurement, and morality in international development / Jessica Schafer, Paul A. Haslam, and Pierre Beaudet -- 2. Imperialism and the colonial experience / Eric Allina -- 3. Theories of development / Radhika Desai -- 4. Post-development and alternatives to development / Aram Ziai -- 5. Gender and development : theoretical contributions, international commitments, and global campaigns / Rebecca Tiessen, Jane Parpart, and Marianne H. Marchand -- 6. Globalization and development / Pierre Beaudet -- Part II. International development actors. 7. State of the state : does the state have a role in development? / Anil Hira -- 8. National development agencies and bilateral aid / Stephen Brown -- 9. The international financial institutions / Marcus Taylor -- 10. The United Nations and multilateral actors in development / David Sogge -- 11. Private enterprise and development / Paul A. Haslam -- 12. Civil society and development / Henry Veltmeyer -- 13. China and the emerging economies / Jing Gu -- Part III. Issues in internationa development. Debt and development / Joseph Hanlon and Tim Jones -- 15. Free trade, fair trade, and south-south trade / Gavin Fridell -- 16. Democracy / Cédric Jourde -- 17. Climate change, environment, and development / Chukwumerije Okereke and Abu-Bakar S. Massaquoi -- 18. Rural development / Joshua J. Ramisch -- 19. Urban development : cities in the global south / Anne Lattendresse, Lisa Bornstein, and Jane Reid -- 20. Development and health / Ted Schrecker -- 21. Conflict and development / Torunn Wimplemann and Astri Suhrke -- 22. Information technologies and development / Erwin A. Alampay -- 23. Culture and development / Nissim Mannathukkaren -- Part IV. Practice in international development. Understanding global poverty reduction : ideas, actors, and institutions / David Hulme and Sophie King -- 25. Measuring and evaluating poverty / Keetie Roelen -- 26. Inequality and social policy / Arjan de Haan -- 27. Planning and appraising development projects / David Potts -- 28. Humanitarian assistance and intervention / Laura Hammond -- 29. Ethics of development / Des Gasper -- Glossary.
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Previous edition (2013) has subtitle: approches, actors, and issues.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Part I. Theories and approaches in international development. 1. Meaning, measurement, and morality in international development / Jessica Schafer, Paul A. Haslam, and Pierre Beaudet -- 2. Imperialism and the colonial experience / Eric Allina -- 3. Theories of development / Radhika Desai -- 4. Post-development and alternatives to development / Aram Ziai -- 5. Gender and development : theoretical contributions, international commitments, and global campaigns / Rebecca Tiessen, Jane Parpart, and Marianne H. Marchand -- 6. Globalization and development / Pierre Beaudet -- Part II. International development actors. 7. State of the state : does the state have a role in development? / Anil Hira -- 8. National development agencies and bilateral aid / Stephen Brown -- 9. The international financial institutions / Marcus Taylor -- 10. The United Nations and multilateral actors in development / David Sogge -- 11. Private enterprise and development / Paul A. Haslam -- 12. Civil society and development / Henry Veltmeyer -- 13. China and the emerging economies / Jing Gu -- Part III. Issues in internationa development. Debt and development / Joseph Hanlon and Tim Jones -- 15. Free trade, fair trade, and south-south trade / Gavin Fridell -- 16. Democracy / Cédric Jourde -- 17. Climate change, environment, and development / Chukwumerije Okereke and Abu-Bakar S. Massaquoi -- 18. Rural development / Joshua J. Ramisch -- 19. Urban development : cities in the global south / Anne Lattendresse, Lisa Bornstein, and Jane Reid -- 20. Development and health / Ted Schrecker -- 21. Conflict and development / Torunn Wimplemann and Astri Suhrke -- 22. Information technologies and development / Erwin A. Alampay -- 23. Culture and development / Nissim Mannathukkaren -- Part IV. Practice in international development. Understanding global poverty reduction : ideas, actors, and institutions / David Hulme and Sophie King -- 25. Measuring and evaluating poverty / Keetie Roelen -- 26. Inequality and social policy / Arjan de Haan -- 27. Planning and appraising development projects / David Potts -- 28. Humanitarian assistance and intervention / Laura Hammond -- 29. Ethics of development / Des Gasper -- Glossary.

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