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Religion and Development: Conflict or Cooperation? / Edition 1

Religion and Development: Conflict or Cooperation? / Edition 1

by J. Haynes
     
 

ISBN-10: 0230542468

ISBN-13: 9780230542464

Pub. Date: 10/17/2007

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK

Jeffrey Haynes adopts a chronological and conceptual approach to introduce students to the central themes and theoretical perspectives in the study of religion and development in the developing world, focusing on key themes including environmental sustainability, health and education.

Overview

Jeffrey Haynes adopts a chronological and conceptual approach to introduce students to the central themes and theoretical perspectives in the study of religion and development in the developing world, focusing on key themes including environmental sustainability, health and education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230542464
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
10/17/2007
Edition description:
2007
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


List of Abbreviations     vi
Introduction: Religion and Development     1
Religious Resurgence, Globalisation, and Good Governance     26
Religion and Development: The Ambivalence of the Sacred     53
Conflict, Conflict Resolution and Peace-building     75
Economic Growth, Poverty and Hunger     101
Environmental Sustainability     124
Health     150
Education     176
Conclusion     205
Notes     222
Bibliography     226
Index     244

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