The Elgar Companion to Development Studies

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David Clark
Edward Elgar Publishing, 2006 - Business & Economics - 713 pages
If handbooks can be inspiring, this is it! Like a true companion, it takes in its stride conversations both big and small. Its entries do not just present an international and multidisciplinary mix, but true to life they work on several different scales.
 

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Contents

Ageing and Development
1
Agriculture and Economic Growth
5
Assets Markets and Entitlement
10
Basic Needs Approach
14
Bauer Peter Tamas 19152002
19
Boserup Ester b 1910
24
Cambridge Controversies in Growth Theory
27
Capability Approach
32
Marx Karl 18181883
350
Media Communications and Development
356
Microfinance
363
Migration for Rural Work
365
Migration International
370
Militarism and Development
375
Military Expenditure and Economic Growth
377
Millennium Development Goals
382

Capitalism and Development
45
Child Labour
50
Child Poverty
54
Chronic Poverty
61
Class
67
Colonialism
72
Conflict and Conflict Resolution
76
Corporate Social Responsibility
81
CostBenefit Analysis for Development
85
Crisis Management
90
Culture and Development
96
Debt Crisis
102
Democracy and Development
105
Dependency
111
Development Ethics
115
Diploma Disease
121
Disability and Development
126
Disaster Mitigation
130
The Domar Model
135
East Asian Crisis
138
Economic Aid
141
Education for All and the Millennium Development Goals
145
Education Returns to
152
Endogenous Growth
158
Environment and Development
164
Ethnicity
167
Famine as a Social Phenomenon
174
Food Security
178
Foreign Direct Investment
183
Gender and Development
189
Global Inequalities
196
Globalisation and Development
200
Globalisation and Development Policy
204
Green Revolution and Biotechnology
207
Haq Mahbub ul 19341998
213
The Harrod Model of Growth and Some Early Reactions to It
219
Hill Polly 19142005
223
Hirschman Albert Otto b 1915
226
History and Development Studies
230
HIVAIDS and Development
236
Human Development
245
Human Development and Economic Growth
250
Human Development Index
256
Human Rights
260
Human Security
266
Income Distribution
272
Inequality Measurement
275
Informal Sector Employment
281
Institutions and Development
285
Internal Migration and Rural Livelihood Diversification
289
International Trade
295
Kaldor Nicholas 19081986
299
Kalecki Michal 18991970
304
Kindleberger Charles Poor 19102003
309
Kuznets Simon 19011985
315
Labour Markets
323
Land Reform
328
Least Developed Countries
333
The Lewis Model
337
Lewis William Arthur 19151991
341
Livelihoods Approach
345
Missing Women
389
Modernisation Theory
395
Myrdal Gunnar 18981987
399
National Accounting
405
National Economic Planning
409
Nationalism and Development
414
NGOs and Civil Society
417
North Douglass b 1920
423
Participatory Research
427
Planning
432
Population and Development
436
Policy and Ethics
441
PostDevelopment
447
Poverty and Growth
451
Poverty Measurement
457
Poverty Characteristics of
465
Prebisch Raul 19011986
468
Privatisation
473
Property Rights and Development
479
Public Works
484
Purchasing Power Parity
488
Rawls John 19212002
494
Refugees
499
Religion and Development
502
Rent Seeking and Corruption
510
Robinson Edward Austin Gossage 18971993
520
Robinson Joan 19031983
525
Rural Poverty Reduction
530
Seers Dudley 19201983
535
Sen Amartya Kumar b 1933
540
Sharecropping
545
Singer Hans 19102006
549
Smith Adam 17231790
554
Social Capital
559
Social Exclusion
563
Social Justice
568
The SolowSwan Model
573
State and Development
579
Stock Market and Economic Development
584
Streeten Paul Patrick b 1917
591
Structural Adjustment
596
Structural Transformation
601
Structure and Agency
607
Sustainable Consumption
612
Sustainable Development
615
Technology and Development
620
Tinbergen Jan 19031994
626
Tourism and Development
629
Trade and Industrial Policy
633
Trade Negotiations and Protectionism
637
Transition
643
Transnational Corporations
648
Uneconomic Growth
654
Urban Livelihoods
659
Urbanisation and Third World Cities
664
Vulnerability and Coping
671
Washington Consensus
676
Water and Development
680
Index
687
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