Development Studies / Edition 1

Development Studies / Edition 1

by Jeffrey Haynes
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403916357

ISBN-13: 9781403916358

Pub. Date: 06/01/2005

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Palgrave Advances in Development Studies aims to provide readers with an understanding of the disparate theories concerning development, their assumptions and the intellectual forces underpinning them. In thirteen specially commissioned essays, leading contributors from the field of Development Studies present the relevant material to analyze and evaluate current…  See more details below

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Palgrave Advances in Development Studies aims to provide readers with an understanding of the disparate theories concerning development, their assumptions and the intellectual forces underpinning them. In thirteen specially commissioned essays, leading contributors from the field of Development Studies present the relevant material to analyze and evaluate current debates about development, together with the intellectual tools to judge contemporary arguments concerning development across the world and the ability to relate theories of development to contemporary policy issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403916358
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
06/01/2005
Series:
Palgrave Advances Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors List of Tables PART I: CONCEPTS AND THEORIES Introduction; J.Haynes Discourses on Development; B.Hettne Changing Notions of Development: Bringing the State Back in; P.Calvert PART II: DEVELOPMENT AND DOMESTIC FACTORS Democracy and Democratisation; M.Kamrava The Political Economy of Development; G.Sen The Power of the Gun: Armies and Armed Force; R.Pinkney Religion and Development; J.Haynes Ethnicity and Ethnic Conflict; H.Handelman The Natural Environment; P.Eadie & L.Pettiford Human Rights in an Unequal World; J.Chiriyankandath Gender and Development; S.M.Rai PART III: DEVELOPMENT AND GLOBALIZATION The Global Political Economy; T.M.Shaw Globalization and Development; I.Taylor Regionalism and Regionalization; K.Lambrechts & C.Alden Conclusion; J.Haynes Bibliography

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