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Development beyond Politics : Aid, Activism and NGOs in Ghana.

Author: Thomas Yarrow
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Is 'development' the answer for positive social change or a cynical western strategy for perpetuating inequality? Moving beyond an increasingly entrenched debate about the role of NGOs, this book reveals the practices and social relations through which ideas of development are concretely enacted.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Yarrow
ISBN: 9780230314375 0230314376 1283266598 9781283266598 9780230316775 0230316778
OCLC Number: 751696197
Description: 1 online resource (217 pages)
Contents: Cover; Halftitle; Series page; Title; Contents; List of Text Boxes; List of Acronyms; Acknowledgements; Preface; A Note on Names; Introduction: Hope in Development; Part I Ideology; Part II Practice; Conclusion: What Is to Be Done?; Postscript: Acting and Understanding; Notes; References; Index.

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