Development Studies

Routledge provides high quality books, journals, eProducts, and other resources for both student and professional markets in Development Studies.

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  • The Green Revolution Revisited: Critique and Alternatives book cover

    The Green Revolution Revisited

    Critique and Alternatives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bernhard Glaeser

    The Green Revolution – the apparently miraculous increase in cereal crop yields achieved in the 1960s – came under severe criticism in the 1970s because of its demands for optimal irrigation, intensive use of fertilisers and pesticides; its damaging impact on social structures; and its monoculture…

    Hardback – 2010-11-26
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  • Agrarian Reform in Contemporary Developing Countries: A Study Prepared for the International Labour Office within the Framework of the World Employment Programme book cover

    Agrarian Reform in Contemporary Developing Countries

    A Study Prepared for the International Labour Office within the Framework of the World Employment Programme, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ajit Kumar Ghose

    Initially published in 1983, in association with the International Labour Organisation (ILO), this book is about the meaning, relevance and process of agrarian reform in contemporary developing countries. It includes seven detailed case studies – one each on Ethiopia, Peru, Chile, Nicaragua, Iran,…

    Hardback – 2010-11-26
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  • Aid and Inequality in Kenya: British Development Assistance to Kenya book cover

    Aid and Inequality in Kenya

    British Development Assistance to Kenya, 1st Edition

    By Gerald Holtham, Arthur Hazelwood

    This reissue, first published in 1976, considers the rapid rate of economic growth in Kenya, combined with its apparent political stability, to determine whether or not this is indeed a case of ‘growth without development’ and, if so, where the responsibility for aid lies in this situation. The…

    Hardback – 2010-11-26
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