Contesting Development: Participatory Projects and Local Conflict Dynamics in Indonesia by Patrick Barron, Michael Woolcock, Rachael Diprose | | 9780300126310 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Contesting Development: Participatory Projects and Local Conflict Dynamics in Indonesia

Contesting Development: Participatory Projects and Local Conflict Dynamics in Indonesia

by Patrick Barron, Michael Woolcock, Rachael Diprose
     
 

ISBN-10: 030012631X

ISBN-13: 9780300126310

Pub. Date: 02/22/2011

Publisher: Yale University Press

This pathbreaking book analyzes a highly successful participatory development program in Indonesia, exploring its distinctive origins and design principles and its impacts on local conflict dynamics and social institutions.

Overview

This pathbreaking book analyzes a highly successful participatory development program in Indonesia, exploring its distinctive origins and design principles and its impacts on local conflict dynamics and social institutions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300126310
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
02/22/2011
Series:
Yale Agrarian Studies Series
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface ix

chapter 1 Institutional Change, Development Projects, and Local Conflict Dynamics 1

Part I Issues, Contexts, Methods

Chapter 2 The Conflict-Development Nexus Revisited 27

chapter 3 Methods, Contexts, and Project Characteristics 48

Part II Arguments, Evidence, Interpretations

chapter 4 When Do Development Projects Generate Conflict? 83

chapter 5 Can Development Projects Be Part of a Solution? 141

chapter 6 Indirect Effects of Development Projects on Local Conflict Dynamics 166

chapter 7 How Contexts Shape Project Performance and Conflict Trajectories 210

Part III Applications, Implications, Invocations

chapter 8 Contesting Development: Policies and Projects as if Social Theory Mattered 247

Appendix Additional Methodological and Empirical Details 271

Notes 293

Glossary 323

References 327

Index 351

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