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Rethinking social development : theory, research, and practice

Author: David Booth
Publisher: Harlow : Longman Scientific & Technical, 1994.
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Provides a report on the reorientation of social development thinking and the issues it poses. It explores a range of possible solutions to difficult issues, while also surveying and exemplifying  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rethinking social development.
Harlow : Longman Scientific & Technical, 1994
(OCoLC)651990142
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Booth
ISBN: 9780582234970 0582234972
OCLC Number: 31076060
Description: xv, 319 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Rethinking social development : an overview / David Booth --
Reconsidering the explanandum and scope of development studies : toward a comparative sociology of state-economy relations / Frederick H Buttel and Philip McMichael --
Heterogeneity, actor and structure : toward a reconstitution of the concept of structure / Norman Long and Jan Douwe van der Ploeg --
Post-Marxism and post-colonialism : the needs and rights of distant strangers / Stuart Corbridge --
The state in late development : historical and comparative perspectives / Nicos Mouzelis --
The social construction of rural development : discourses, practices and power / Alberto Arce, Magdalena Villarreal and Pieter de Vries --
Between economism and post-modernism : reflections on research on 'agrarian change' in India / John Harriss --
Theory and relevance in indigenous agriculture : knowledge, agency and organization / Anthony Bebbington --
On ignoring the wider picture : AIDS research and the jobbing social scientist / Tony Barnett and Piers Blaikie --
Social development research and the third sector : NGOs as users and subjects of social inquiry / David Hulme --
Rethinking social development : the search for 'relevance' / Michael Edwards --
How far beyond the impasse? A provisional summing-up / David Booth.
Responsibility: edited by David Booth.

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