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The no-nonsense guide to international development

Author: Maggie Black
Publisher: London : Verso, ©2002.
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Maggie Black traces the history of development from its post-colonial beginnings, and examines the relationship between development and economic growth and the impact development has had on the living conditions of the poor and on the environment.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Black, Maggie, 1945-
No-nonsense guide to international development.
London : Verso, ©2002
(OCoLC)652321127
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Maggie Black
ISBN: 1859844316 9781859844311
OCLC Number: 51173948
Description: 144 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: The history of an idea --
Aid : the international contribution --
Economic development : who benefits? --
Social progress matters --
Enter 'sustainability' --
Development is political --
Where next?
Other Titles: International development
Responsibility: Maggie Black.

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