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Globalization, development and human security

Author: Anthony G McGrew; Nana Poku
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity, 2007.
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World poverty and development are more salient than ever on the global political agenda and the contributors to this volume, including Bjorn Hettne, Fantu Cheru, Jeffrey Haynes and Bonny Ibhawah,  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony G McGrew; Nana Poku
ISBN: 0745630863 9780745630861 0745630871 9780745630878
OCLC Number: 70173508
Description: xii, 228 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Globalization and the transformed context of development --
Globalism, regionalism and interregionalism / Björn Hettne --
Foreign aid : reports of its death greatly exaggerated / Peter Burnell --
The Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) initiative : old wine in a new bottle? / Fantu Cheru --
Globalization and democracy in the developing world / Jeffrey Haynes --
pt. 2. Globalization, development and human security --
Globalization and human security / Caroline Thomas --
Health in development / Sandra J. MacLean --
HIV/AIDS in a globalized world : an uneven pandemic in an unequal world / Nana K. Poku --
Transformations and constrictions : globalization and human rights in the Third World / Bonny Ibhawoh --
The political economy of globalization and grass-roots movements / Dong-Sook S. Gills --
Gender, power and governance in a globalizing world / Jane Parpart.
Responsibility: edited by Anthony McGrew and Nana K. Poku.
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