Development Studies: Development Theory

  • Hungry People and Empty Lands: An Essay on Population Problems and International Tensions book cover

    Hungry People and Empty Lands

    An Essay on Population Problems and International Tensions, 1st Edition

    Edited by S. Chandrasekhar

    First published in 1954, this reissue deals with the problem of international tensions arising from demographic and fertility differences, with special reference to such heavily populated Asian countries as China, Japan and India.…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
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  • Development and Planning: Essays in Honour of Paul Rosenstein-Rodan book cover

    Development and Planning

    Essays in Honour of Paul Rosenstein-Rodan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jagdish Bhagwati, Richard Eckhaus

    First published in 1972, this is a book of essays offered in honour of Paul Rosenstein-Rodan, the distinguished economist whose career started in mid-1920s Vienna and subsequently spanned Europe, Britain, the USA and many of the less developed countries of the world.The book includes reviews of…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
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  • The Afro-Asian States and their Problems book cover

    The Afro-Asian States and their Problems

    1st Edition

    By K. M. Panikkar

    This reissue of Sandar Panikkar’s 1959 book is based upon a series of lectures given at the Institut d’Etude de Development Economique et Social, which spotlights the problems faced by the multitude of African and Asian states which achieved independence between 1945 and 1957. From Asia, the author…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
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  • A New Concept of Development: Basic Tenets book cover

    A New Concept of Development

    Basic Tenets, 1st Edition

    By François Perroux

    First published in 1983, François Perroux’s A New Concept of Development analyses the major paradox of our era: the desire for progress and the mistrust of its consequences. The authors argues that the approach to the question of development may be the key to understanding both the present and what…

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  • Population and Development: High and Low Fertility in Poorer Countries book cover

    Population and Development

    High and Low Fertility in Poorer Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey Hawthorn

    First published in 1978, this book explores the vital global issue of high and low fertility in poorer countries through a series of case studies by contemporary experts in the fields of development and demography. These studies examine such issues as: the relations between fertility rates and…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
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  • Rural Planning in Developing Countries: Report on the Second Rehovoth Conference Israel, August 1963 book cover

    Rural Planning in Developing Countries

    Report on the Second Rehovoth Conference Israel, August 1963, 1st Edition

    Edited by Raanan Weitz

    First published in 1965, this reissue is a report on the Second Rehovoth Conference of August 1963, convened by the then Deputy Prime Minister of Israel, Mr Abba Eban, in order to enable the scientists and political leaders of developing countries to establish meaningful communication on the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
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  • Development Theory: Four Critical Studies book cover

    Development Theory

    Four Critical Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Lehmann

    The studies in this book, first published in 1979, offer an all-encompassing contemporary critique of the sociology, politics and economics of development as they are ‘conventionally’ taught and disseminated. They also seek to outline the beginnings of a new approach, while not sparing from…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
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  • Economic Planning and Social Justice in Developing Countries book cover

    Economic Planning and Social Justice in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Ozay Mehmet

    First published in 1978, this book was written at a time when belief was high in Western-guided economic development of the emerging countries. The success of Marshall Plan in war-torn Europe generated a US-led optimism that, with generous inflows of aid and technical assistance, the Third World…

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  • Conflict Intervention in the Third World book cover

    Conflict Intervention in the Third World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mohammed Ayoob

    First published in 1980, this volume brings together seven case studies of regional conflicts in the Third World and great, particularly super, power involvement in those conflicts. While a number of factors relating to the origins and course of such conflicts and great power motivations are bound…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
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  • Industralization of China and India: Their Impacts on the World Economy book cover

    Industralization of China and India

    Their Impacts on the World Economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nobuharu Yokokawa, Jayati Ghosh, Bob Rowthorn

    This book provides new perspectives on recent Asian dynamism which go beyond the mainstream views, by attempting to situate the recent economic expansion within a broader analysis of capitalist accumulation and the various processes that it generates both within and across economies. The…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04
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  • Art, Culture and International Development: Humanizing social transformation book cover

    Art, Culture and International Development

    Humanizing social transformation, 1st Edition

    By John Clammer

    Culture is not simply an explanation of last resort, but is itself a rich, multifaceted and contested concept and set of practices that needs to be expanded, appreciated and applied in fresh ways if it is to be both valued in itself and to be of use in practical development. This innovative book…

    Paperback – 2014-11-25
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    Rethinking Development

  • The Routledge Handbook of Global Ethics book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Global Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Darrel Moellendorf, Heather Widdows

    Global ethics focuses on the most pressing contemporary ethical issues - poverty, global trade, terrorism, torture, pollution, climate change and the management of scarce recourses. It draws on moral and political philosophy, political and social science, empirical research, and real-world policy…

    Hardback – 2014-10-23
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    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Ethics

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