Understanding Development: Theory And Practice In The Third World [NOOK Book]

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An introduction to the theory and practices of development in the third world, tracing the evolution of development theory over 40 years, and examining why so many of the benefits of development are still not shared by millions.
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Understanding Development: Theory And Practice In The Third World

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Overview

An introduction to the theory and practices of development in the third world, tracing the evolution of development theory over 40 years, and examining why so many of the benefits of development are still not shared by millions.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781135056131
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 2/1/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 224
  • File size: 984 KB

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
1 Development Theory in the Postwar Period 5
2 State-Led Development in Practice 25
3 The Neoclassical Answer to Failure 51
4 Neoclassical Reform in Practice 73
5 Development Theory in the Wake of Structural Adjustment 113
6 The Political Economy of Development 131
7 Conclusion 161
Suggested Readings 183
Index 197
About the Book 203
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