International Development : A Global Perspective on Theory and Practice, Paperback / softback Book

International Development : A Global Perspective on Theory and Practice Paperback / softback

Edited by Paul Battersby, Ravi K. Roy


How can we lay the foundation for a more just and peaceful world?

How can we prevent communications from fracturing and societies from tearing themselves apart?

How should we prioritise economic, social and cultural demands for resources and opportunities?

This book answers these questions, and presents a view of development `in practice'.

Written by experts in the field, the book covers a range of contemporary developments, as well as providing coverage of the theory and practice of international development. The book:* Covers a range of contemporary topics such as global security, new technologies, ethics and learning and participation* Has chapters on Global Health and Development in Practice, Environmentally Sustainable Development in Practice and Corruption and Development* Features learning objectives, summaries, reading lists and questions for discussion* Works as a practice-driven text packed with case studies Global in perspective and full of everything you need to know, this is your go-to book for your studies in International Development.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 320 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Development studies
  • ISBN: 9781446266823



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