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Non-governmental organizations and development

Author: David Lewis; Nazneen Kanji
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Series: Routledge perspectives on development.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A concise, comprehensive and critical introduction to the subject of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and development. This critical overview will be useful to students of development studies at undergraduate and masters levels, as well as to more general readers and practitioners.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Lewis; Nazneen Kanji
ISBN: 9780415454292 0415454298 9780415454308 0415454301 9780203877074 0203877071
OCLC Number: 223811704
Description: xv, 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: what are non-governmental organizations? --
Understanding NGOs in historical context --
NGOs and development theory --
NGOs and development practice : from alternative to mainstream? --
NGO roles in development --
NGOs and "civil society" --
NGOs and globalization --
NGOs and the aid system --
NGOs and international humanitarian action --
Development NGOs in perspective.
Series Title: Routledge perspectives on development.
Other Titles: NGOs and development
Responsibility: David Lewis and Nazneen Kanji.
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