Managing Political Change: Social Scientists And The Third World, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Managing Political Change

Social Scientists And The Third World, 1st Edition

By Irene L. Gendzier

Routledge

238 pages

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Description

This book is designed as a guide which directs the reader through the maze of literature that Political Development studies involves and as a warning against the managerial approach to political change that such literature often masks.

Table of Contents

1. Making Connections 2. Discourse on Development 3. Transparent Boundaries: From Policies to Studies of Political Development 4. Defining the Parameters of Discourse 5. The Academic Translation: Liberal Democratic Theory and Interpretations of Political Development 6. The. Impossible Task of Theories of Political Development 7. Epilogue

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General