E-books: Development Communication

  • Scaling Impact: Innovation for the Public Good book cover

    Scaling Impact

    Innovation for the Public Good, 1st Edition

    By Robert McLean, John Gargani

    Scaling Impact introduces a new and practical approach to scaling the positive impacts of research and innovation. Inspired by leading scientific and entrepreneurial innovators from across Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America, and the Middle East, this book presents a synthesis of unrivalled…

    eBook – 2019-05-14

  • Communication in International Development: Doing Good or Looking Good? book cover

    Communication in International Development

    Doing Good or Looking Good?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Florencia Enghel, Jessica Noske-Turner

    International development stakeholders harness communication with two broad purposes: to do good, via communication for development and media assistance, and to communicate do-gooding, via public relations and information. This book unpacks various ways in which different efforts to do good are…

    eBook – 2018-05-23
    Rethinking Development

  • Learning and Volunteering Abroad for Development: Unpacking Host Organization and Volunteer Rationales book cover

    Learning and Volunteering Abroad for Development

    Unpacking Host Organization and Volunteer Rationales, 1st Edition

    By Rebecca Tiessen

    Learning/volunteer abroad programmes provide opportunities for cross-cultural understanding, partnership-building, and cooperative development, but there are also significant structural challenges and inequality of opportunity issues that result from these partnerships between host organizations in…

    eBook – 2017-07-20
    Rethinking Development

  • Communicating Development with Communities book cover

    Communicating Development with Communities

    1st Edition

    By Linje Manyozo

    Development theory and practice are often taught in a manner that strips them of their historical context and obscures alternative intellectual assumptions and critical frameworks. This prevents students from acquiring a holistic understanding of the world and consequently, when it comes to…

    eBook – 2017-07-14
    Rethinking Development

  • The Sesame Effect: The Global Impact of the Longest Street in the World book cover

    The Sesame Effect

    The Global Impact of the Longest Street in the World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlotte F. Cole, June H. Lee

    The Sesame Effect details the wide-ranging work of Sesame Workshop and its productions across the world. With an emphasis on impact and evidence from research on projects in low- and middle-income countries, the book tells the stories behind the development of an international family of Muppet…

    eBook – 2016-03-10

  • Celebrity Humanitarianism and North-South Relations: Politics, place and power book cover

    Celebrity Humanitarianism and North-South Relations

    Politics, place and power, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa Ann Richey

    Discussion over celebrity engagement is often limited to theoretical critique or normative name-calling, without much grounded research into what it is that celebrities are doing, the same or differently throughout the world. Crucially, little attention has been paid to the Global South, either as…

    eBook – 2015-08-20
    Rethinking Development

  • Celebrity Advocacy and International Development book cover

    Celebrity Advocacy and International Development

    1st Edition

    By Dan Brockington

    Celebrity advocacy is a curious phenomenon. It occupies a significant proportion of the public domain, but does so without engaging particularly well with much of the public. Yet this may not matter very much. Many people at the core of advocacy, and in political and business elites, simply do not…

    eBook – 2014-04-03
    Rethinking Development

  • Entertainment-Education: A Communication Strategy for Social Change book cover


    A Communication Strategy for Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Arvind Singhal, Everett Rogers

    Arvind Singhal and Everett M. Rogers have developed this unique volume focused on the history and development of entertainment-education. This approach to communication is the process of designing and implementing a media message to both entertain and educate to increase audience members' knowledge…

    eBook – 2012-12-06
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Communicating Social Change: Structure, Culture, and Agency book cover

    Communicating Social Change

    Structure, Culture, and Agency, 1st Edition

    By Mohan J. Dutta

    Communicating Social Change: Structure, Culture, and Agency explores the use of communication to transform global, national, and local structures of power that create and sustain oppressive conditions. Author Mohan J. Dutta describes the social challenges that exist in current globalization…

    eBook – 2011-05-10
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Entertainment-Education and Social Change: History, Research, and Practice book cover

    Entertainment-Education and Social Change

    History, Research, and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arvind Singhal, Michael J. Cody, Everett M. Rogers, Miguel Sabido

    Entertainment-Education and Social Change introduces readers to entertainment-education (E-E) literature from multiple perspectives. This distinctive collection covers the history of entertainment-education, its applications in the United States and throughout the world, the multiple communication…

    eBook – 2003-12-08
    Routledge Communication Series

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