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Targeting ‘local’ needs

Madhu Satsangi, Nick Gallent, and Mark Bevan

in The rural housing question: Community and planning in Britain's countrysides

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423856
eISBN:
9781447303985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423856.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

One of the revealing tactics for addressing housing supply pressures in the rural areas is the selective targeting of ‘local’ needs. This involves giving priority access to ‘local people’. Priority ... More


Local Conflict Resolution in the Shadows of Liberal International Peacebuilding

Oliver P. Richmond

in Mediating Across Difference: Oceanic and Asian Approaches to Conflict Resolution

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834593
eISBN:
9780824871697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834593.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter shows how prevalent liberal approaches to peacebuilding and conflict resolution fail to draw upon local culture. In many parts of the world, peacekeeping, conflict resolution, and ... More


When Genealogy Is Called For

Matthieu Queloz

in The Practical Origins of Ideas: Genealogy as Conceptual Reverse-Engineering

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198868705
eISBN:
9780191905179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868705.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter examines when and why reverse-engineering is best pursued through pragmatic genealogy. In contrast to Miranda Fricker’s interpretation of pragmatic genealogies as elaborate ways of ... More


Conclusion

Harbir Singh, Ananth Padmanabhan, and Ezekiel J. Emanuel (eds)

in India as a Pioneer of Innovation

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780199476084
eISBN:
9780199090839
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199476084.003.0010
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Innovation is an extremely context-specific activity, with both the problems sought to be addressed and the solutions at hand being shaped by the structure and flavour of predominant private activity ... More


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