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Narayan-Parker, Deepa

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Works: 142 works in 507 publications in 3 languages and 9,767 library holdings
Genres: Case studies 
Roles: Editor, Contributor
Classifications: HC79.P6, 305.569091724
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Publications about Deepa Narayan-Parker
Publications by Deepa Narayan-Parker
Most widely held works by Deepa Narayan-Parker
Can anyone hear us? by Deepa Narayan-Parker( Book )
32 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
"Voices of the Poor" provides a unique and detailed picture of the life of the poor and explains the constraints poor people face to escape from poverty in a way that more traditional survey techniques do not capture well. Each of the three volumes demonstrates the importance of voice and power in poor people's definition of poverty. 'Voices of the Poor' concludes that we need to expand our conventional views of poverty which focus on income expenditure, education, and health to include measures of voice and empowerment
Empowerment and poverty reduction a sourcebook by Deepa, ed Narayan( file )
13 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
Voices of the poor poverty and social capital in Tanzania by Deepa Narayan-Parker( file )
16 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
Poverty, Social Capital, and Survey Methodology; What Is Poverty?; Inflatio, Price Trends, and Coping Strategies; Gender Perspective: Development for Whom?; Constraints on Agricultural Productivity; Social Capital; Credit and Savings
Design of social funds participation, demand orientation, and local organizational capacity by Deepa Narayan-Parker( file )
15 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 775 libraries worldwide
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Crying out for change : voices of the poor by World Bank( Book )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 748 libraries worldwide
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Measuring Empowerment Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives by Deepa Narayan-Parker( file )
19 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Includes bibliographical references and index
From many lands ( Book )
14 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 665 libraries worldwide
"Voices of the Poor consists of three books that bring together the experiences of over 60,000 poor women and men. The first book, Can Anyone Hear Us?, gathers the voices of over 40,000 poor women and men in 50 countries from the World Bank's participatory poverty assessments. The second book, Crying Out for Change, draws material from a new 23-country comparative study. The final book, From Many Lands, presents 14 country case studies."--BOOK JACKET
Toward participatory research by Deepa Narayan-Parker( file )
18 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 570 libraries worldwide
This volume, Toward Participatory Research, is designed as a practical guide to the formulation and implementation of participatory research inquiry. It contains a wealth of material about the principles underlying participatory techniques in the field (noted as boxes complementing the text), suggestions about how best to design and implement these methods, and actual participatory activities and checklists which have proven successful--P. vii
Ending poverty in South Asia ideas that work by Deepa Narayan-Parker( file )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
DEVELOPMENT CANNOT BE IMPOSED FROM THE OUTSIDE. IT HAS TO HAPPEN FROM WITHIN. This groundbreaking book from South Asia shows how homegrown experiments can be scaled up to transform the lives of millions of poor women and men in the developing world. Here are stories of development ideas that work?and of the visionary individuals who were determined to see them succeed. These achievements have taken place against all odds, in countries struggling with widespread corruption, weak governance, minimal infrastructure, deep-rooted social divisions, and poorly functioning judicial systems. South Asia
Moving out of poverty by Deepa Narayan-Parker( Book )
15 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
The global moving out of poverty study is unique in several respects. It is one of the few large-scale comparative research efforts to focus on mobility out of poverty rather than on poverty alone. The study draws together the experiences of poor women and men who have managed to move out of poverty over time and the processes and local institutions that have helped or hindered their efforts. It is also the first time that a World Bank report draws on people's own understanding of freedom, democracy, equality, empowerment, and aspirations-and how these affect poor people in different growth, social, and political contexts. By giving primacy to people's own experiences and how they define poverty, the study provides several new insights to develop more effective strategies to reduce poverty. The study finds that poor people take lots of initiative, in many cases even more than those who are better off. There are millions and millions of tiny poor entrepreneurs. The investment climate of these tiny entrepreneurs has not been a centerpiece of poverty strategies. Too often, poor people do not face a level playing field. Despite the micro credit revolution, poor people remain outside of most financial services; and large lenders remain reluctant to lend to micro enterprises and micro entrepreneurs. New institutional models and financial instruments are needed to serve poor people's financial needs and give them the capital they need to expand their businesses and connect to markets
From many lands ( file )
16 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Traz dados estatísticos sobre pobreza, crescimento populacional e alfabetização em vários países do terceiro mundo
Moving out of poverty ( Computer File )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Moving out of poverty ( Computer File )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
This work brings together lessons from the Moving Out of Poverty study about why & how people move in & out of poverty in conflict-affected contexts. It features cross-country findings on conflict & mobility, as well as case studies of six countries affected by significant violent conflict during the ten-year period covered
Moving out of poverty by Deepa Narayan-Parker( file )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
& Quot;To take birth as a poor man itself is a big punishment. We are facing many difficulties and there is none to support us. We cannot die also.?? Our condition is like applying perfumed oil to mustache when there is no food to eat."--Male focus group discussion, Appipuram, Andhra PradeshIndia has experienced accelerating growth in the last 10 years, yet millions of Indians remain mired in poverty. Why? Most books on growth and poverty reduction are dominated by the perspectives of policy makers and academic experts. Moving Out of Poverty: The Promise of Empowerment and Democracy in I
Moving out of poverty by Deepa Narayan-Parker( file )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
"This volume presents the experiences of poor people who have made it out of poverty. This work's findings draw from research conducted in communities in 15 countries in Africa, East Asia, Latin America, and South Asia. The authors synthesize the results of qualitative and quantitative research based on discussions with over 60,000 people in rural areas. They offer bottom-up perspectives on the processes and local institutions that play key roles in escapes from poverty. The study finds that there are no differences in the initiatives taken by the poor, the rich, and the upwardly mobile. The authors demonstrate how -- in the face of deep social inequalities that block access to economic opportunities and local democracies --individual initiative and empowerment by themselves are often not enough to escape poverty."--[Source inconnue]
Participatory evaluation : tools for managing change in water and sanitation by Deepa Narayan-Parker( Book )
15 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Moving out of poverty by Deepa Narayan-Parker( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
This volume presents the experiences of poor people who have made it out of poverty. This work's findings draw from research conducted in communities in 15 countries in Africa, East Asia, Latin America, and South Asia. The authors synthesize the results of qualitative and quantitative research based on discussions with over 60,000 people in rural areas. They offer bottom-up perspectives on the processes and local institutions that play key roles in escapes from poverty. The study finds that there are no differences in the initiatives taken by the poor, the rich, and the upwardly mobile. The authors demonstrate how -- in the face of deep social inequalities that block access to economic opportunities and local democracies --individual initiative and empowerment by themselves are often not enough to escape poverty
The contribution of people's participation : evidence from 121 rural water supply projects by Deepa Narayan-Parker( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Participation and social assessment : tools and techniques by Jennifer Rietbergen-McCracken( Book )
11 editions published in 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 91 libraries worldwide
Hear our voices the poor on poverty ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Explores the complexities of poverty from the view of poor people from India, Brazil, Bosnia, Uganda, and Mali
 
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Deepa Narayan
Narayan, Deepa.
Narayan, Deepa, 1952-
Narayan-Parker, Deepa
Narayan-Parker, Deepa, 1952-
Parker, Deepa Narayan-.
Parker, Deepa Narayan-, 1952-
ナラヤン, ディーパ
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English (271)
Spanish (2)
Chinese (1)
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