The Resource Theories and practices of development, Katie Willis

Theories and practices of development, Katie Willis

Label
Theories and practices of development
Title
Theories and practices of development
Statement of responsibility
Katie Willis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Global economic crisis and the implications of global environmental change have led academics and policy-makers to consider how 'development' in all parts of the world should be achieved. However, 'development' has always been a contested idea. While often presented as a positive process to improve people's lives, the potential negative dimensions of 'development' on people and environments must also be recognised. Theories and Practices of Development provides a clear and user-friendly introduction to the complex debates around how development has been understood and achieved. The second edit
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
338.9001
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD75
LC item number
.W55 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge perspectives on development
Label
Theories and practices of development, Katie Willis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: what do we mean by development? -- Classical and neo-liberal development theories -- Structuralism, Neo-Marxism and Socialism -- Grassroots development -- Social and cultural dimensions of development -- Environment and development theory -- Globalization and development: problems and solutions? -- Conclusions
Control code
ocm60314305
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415300537
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35411156
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)60314305
  • pebco020350156X

Library Locations

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