Third World Studies Products

  • Development in Crisis

    Threats to human well-being in the Global South and Global North, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rae Lesser Blumberg, Samuel Cohn

    Development in Crisis: Threats to human well-being in the Global South and Global North, is a provocative, engaging and interesting collection of real-world case studies in development and globalization focusing on under-emphasized threats to growth and human welfare worldwide. Created by two of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20
    Routledge

  • New Media and International Development

    Representation and affect in microfinance, 1st Edition

    By Anke Schwittay

    New Media and International Development is the first in-depth examination of microfinance’s enduring popularity with Northern publics. Through a case study of Kiva.org, the world’s first person-to-person microlending website, and other microfinance organizations, the book argues that international…

    Paperback – 2014-09-23
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • African Minorities in the New World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Toyin Falola, Niyi Afolabi

    This book uncovers the reality that new African immigrants now represent a significant force in the configuration of American polity and identity especially in the last forty years. Despite their minority status, African immigrants are making their marks in various areas of human endeavor and…

    Paperback – 2012-11-28
    Routledge
    African Studies

  • Third World Modernism

    Architecture, Development and Identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Duanfang Lu

    This set of essays brings together studies that challenge interpretations of the development of modernist architecture in Third World countries during the Cold War. The topics look at modernism’s part in the transnational development of building technologies and the construction of national and…

    Paperback – 2010-11-01
    Routledge

  • International Law and the Third World

    Reshaping Justice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Falk, Balakrishnan Rajagopal, Jacqueline Stevens

    This volume is devoted to critically exploring the past, present and future relevance of international law to the priorities of the countries, peoples and regions of the South. Within the limits of space it has tried to be comprehensive in scope and representative in perspective and…

    Paperback – 2010-08-18
    Routledge-Cavendish
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • Development Aid to Nepal

    Issues and Options in Energy, Health, Education, Democracy and Human Rights, 1st Edition

    By Sven Cederoth Cederroth, Harald O. Skarr

    An ongoing challenge for Western aid projects in the Third World is that all too often results do not meet expectations. Determined to address this issue at the outset before committing greater sums to its aid to Nepal, in 1996 the Norwegian Foreign Ministry commissioned an extensive analysis of…

    Paperback – 1997-08-12
    Routledge

  • Industrialization and Development in the Third World

    1st Edition

    By Rajesh Chandra

    Developing countries have undergone significant industrialization in the last three decades. Yet industrial growth reveals marked spatial inequalities in terms of both country and location. The Newly Industrialised Countries have achieved spectacular growth in sharp contrast to many other countries…

    Paperback – 1992-05-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Introductions to Development

  • Preventing Famine

    Policies and prospects for Africa, 1st Edition

    By Donald Curtis, Michael Hubbard, Andrew Shepherd

    Some urgent new thinking is needed if any lessons are to be learnt from the recent disasters. This book brings together the experience of a number of writers who have worked on, or studied, poverty alleviation programmes in Asia and Africa.…

    Paperback – 1988-04-14
    Routledge

  • Population and Development in the Third World

    1st Edition

    By Allan M. Findlay, Anne Findlay

    Allan and Anne Findlay argue that a nation's human population is a vital resource in the development process. Changes in its composition - increased life expectancy combined with a falling birth rate, for example - can have profound effects upon a society. Warfare and mass migration of male workers…

    Paperback – 1987-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Introductions to Development

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