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Poverty and development into the 21st century

Author: Tim Allen; Alan Thomas
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Open University in association with Oxford University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Each chapter here introduces a key topic, and uses questions, diagrams, tables, photographs and chapter summaries to illustrate and clarify the text. The authors aim to help students to see through over-simple analyses and solutions.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Allen; Alan Thomas
ISBN: 9780198776260 0198776268
OCLC Number: 43529724
Notes: Originally published as: Poverty and Development in the 1990's, 1992.
Description: xi, 572 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Poverty and the 'end of development' ; Meanings and views of development / Alan Thomas --
Understanding famine and hunger / Ben Crow --
Diseases of poverty / Melissa Parker and Gordon Wilson --
Unemployment and making a living / David Wield and Joanna Chataway --
Is the world overpopulated? / Tom Hewitt and Ines Smyth --
Environmental degradation and sustainability / Philip Woodhouse --
World at war / Tim Allen --
Agencies of development / Alan Thomas and Tim Allen --
Diversity in pre-capitalist societies / Janet Bujra --
Colonialism, capitalism, development / Henry Bernstein --
Power of colonial states / David Potter --
Half a century of development / Tom Hewitt --
Socialist models of development / Andrew Kilmister --
Second 'great transformation'? : capitalism at the end of the twentieth century / John Harriss --
Sustainable globalization? : the global politics of development and exclusion in the new world order / Anthony McGrew --
Democratization, 'good goverance' and development / David Potter --
Rethinking gender matters in development / Ruth Pearson --
Technology, poverty and development / Gordon Wilson and Richard Heeks --
Life in the cities / Jo Beall --
Taking culture seriously / Tim Allen --
Genetic engineering of development? : myths and possibilites / Joanna Chataway, Les Levidow and Susan Carr --
New politics of identity / Tim Allen and John Eade --
Industrialization and development : prospects and dilemmas / Joanna Chataway and Tim Allen.
Other Titles: Poverty and development in the 1990's.
Responsibility: edited by Tim Allen and Alan Thomas.
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