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The politics of development

perspectives on twentieth-century Asia

by Robert A. Scalapino

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Asia -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesEdwin O. Reischauer lectures.
      StatementRobert A. Scalapino.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS35 .S353 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination137 p. ;
      Number of Pages137
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2192254M
      ISBN 100674687574
      LC Control Number89011041

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      Book Description. This handbook presents an extensive new overview of African development – past, present and future. It addresses key core themes and topics that are pertinent to the continent’s development – including sections on history, health and food, politics, economics, rural and urban development, and development policy and practice. The contributors have performed an extraordinarily difficult feat of classification, description, synthesis, and analysis in what promises to be a book of seminal importance in comparative politics. Originally published in

      The Gender Politics of Development is a dense and informative volume by Shirin M. Rai, professor of Politics and International studies at the University of Warwick. As its title implies, Rai uses the lens of gender to examine the politics of development as they have evolved over the past two decades.4/5.   Kathryn Moeller’s The Gender Effect is precisely such a book for the field of global development studies, and especially for critical research on the politics of gender, poverty, and development. the book should be widely read and vigorously discussed as a source of crucial insights into how philanthrocapitalism works to disarm radical political projects, and what can and must be .


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