Refugee Aid And Development

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This expert study shows how refugee aid and development enterprises should be linked in order to truly help the 16 million refugees today, the tens of millions of displaced persons, and the hundreds of millions affected by the presence of uprooted people. Practitioners and scholars evaluate contemporary programs in Africa, Central America, and Asia. They analyze current theories and policies governing refugee aid and development operations. Students, teachers, and professionals concerned about growing welfare ...

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Overview

This expert study shows how refugee aid and development enterprises should be linked in order to truly help the 16 million refugees today, the tens of millions of displaced persons, and the hundreds of millions affected by the presence of uprooted people. Practitioners and scholars evaluate contemporary programs in Africa, Central America, and Asia. They analyze current theories and policies governing refugee aid and development operations. Students, teachers, and professionals concerned about growing welfare problems in the world will benefit from this overview and from the empirical and theoretical perspectives that are provided.

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ROBERT F. GORMAN, Professor of Political Science, Southwest Texas State University, has written at length on refugee and development policy.

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Preface
Acronyms and Abbreviations
1 Introduction: Refugee Aid and Development in a Global Context 1
2 Evolution and Promotion of the Integrated Rural Development Approach to Refugee Policy in Africa 15
3 Hidden Losers? The Impact of Rural Refugees and Refugee Programs on Poorer Hosts 29
4 The World Food Program: Refugee Emergencies and Integration in Africa 47
5 Linking Refugee Aid and Development in Africa 61
6 Refugee Aid, Displaced Persons, and Development in Central America 83
7 Refugee Aid and Development in Pakistan: Afghan Aid after Ten Years 111
8 Refugee Assistance and Development: But What Sort of Development? 129
9 The Quest for a Theory of Refugee Aid and Development: Empirical Limits to a Theory of Obligation 147
10 Prospects for Refugee and Returnee Aid and Development 157
Appendices 171
Bibliography 211
Index 221
About the Contributors 231
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