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Conclusion

Annette Miae Kim

in Learning to be Capitalists: Entrepreneurs in Vietnam's Transition Economy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195369397
eISBN:
9780199871032
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195369397.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This final chapter summarizes how the empirical findings of the book show the importance of social cognition theory in explaining how major economic institutional changes happen. In the transition to ... More


Introduction

Michael Pitchford and Paul Henderson

in Making spaces for community development

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422590
eISBN:
9781447302759
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422590.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This book provides an account of the key changes to the context and practice of community development since the 1970s through the experiences and insights of a group of highly experienced ... More


Toward Another Kind of Development Practice

Julian Culp

in International Development and Human Aid: Principles, Norms and Institutions for the Global Sphere

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781474414470
eISBN:
9781474427005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474414470.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the Discourse-Theoretic Rationale, presenting it as a novel moral rationale for certain forms of international development practice. This discourse-theoretic, internationalist ... More


What Rights Can Add to Good Development Practice

Mary Robinson

in Human Rights and Development: Towards Mutual Reinforcement

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199284627
eISBN:
9780191700316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199284627.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter starts by defining what poverty means. It sketches the situation of global poverty and some of the factors that have exacerbated it. It also discusses recent progress made by the ... More


Who is it for? Accountability and community development

Michael Pitchford and Paul Henderson

in Making spaces for community development

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422590
eISBN:
9781447302759
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422590.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

The community development has been and continues to be influenced by the increased accountability required of practitioners and the community development field as a whole. Debate and discussion on ... More


Introduction

Ben Cislaghi

in Human Rights and Community-led Development: Lessons from Tostan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474419796
eISBN:
9781474445139
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474419796.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Mainstream literature in international development has focussed either on advocating for ‘direct’ interventions (changing developing countries following western models) or on the dangers of ... More


The Development of the Classical Constitution (367 to 197 BC)

Fred K. Drogula

in Commanders and Command in the Roman Republic and Early Empire

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469621265
eISBN:
9781469623146
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469621265.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This chapter explores the development of the classical system of Rome’s military command (which included two consuls, a growing number of praetors, and the occasional dictator and master of horse) ... More


The State of Development Thought

Bruce Currie-Alder, Ravi Kanbur, David M. Malone, and Rohinton Medhora (eds)

in International Development: Ideas, Experience, and Prospects

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199671656
eISBN:
9780191751127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199671656.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

What is development? How does it happen? How have ideas on development changed since the Second World War? How has thought driven practice, and how has practice in turn shaped thought? Some initial ... More


International Development: Ideas, Experience, and Prospects

Bruce Currie-Alder, Ravi Kanbur, David M. Malone, and Rohinton Medhora (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199671656
eISBN:
9780191751127
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199671656.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Thinking on development—and its application in practice—can be properly understood only within its particular historical, political, and institutional contexts. This volume traces the history of ... More


Afterword: Mainstreaming Indigenous Knowledge: Genealogy of a Meta-concept

Dhruv Raina

in Public Health and Private Wealth: Stem Cells, Surrogates, and Other Strategic Bodies

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199463374
eISBN:
9780199086993
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199463374.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine, Population and Demography

This chpater examines the dual career of the category ‘indigenous knowledge’ within development practice and science studies. It shows how the interest in indigenous knowledge emerged in tandem with ... More


Understanding impact and its enabling conditions: learning from people engaged in collaborative research

Alex Haynes

in The Impact of Co-Production: From Community Engagement To Social Justice

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447330288
eISBN:
9781447330332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330288.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This chapter illustrates two examples of collaborative research with women's groups, from an Australian research study, exploring how people make their lives in new places. It draws attention to some ... More


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