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Title Deconstructing development discourse : buzzwords and fuzzwords / edited by Andrea Cornwall and Deborah Eade

Publ Info Rugby, Warwickshire, UK : Practical Action Pub. ; Oxford : Oxfam, [2010]
2010
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 RWU Main Library  HD75 .D44 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 320 pages ; 24 cm
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Note "This volume is based on Development in Practice Volume 17, Numbers 4 & 5, published by Routledge, Taylor & Francis Limited"--T.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introductory overview : buzzwords and fuzzwords : deconstructing development discourse / Andrea Cornwall -- Development as a buzzword / Gilbert Rist -- Words count : taking a count of the changing language of British aid / Naomi Alfini and Robert Chambers -- Poverty reduction / John Toye -- Social protection / Guy Standing -- Globalisation / Shalmali Guttal -- The F-word and the S-word : too much of one and not enough of the other / Cassandra Balchin -- Participation : the ascendancy of a buzzword in the neo-liberal era / Pablo Alejandro Leal -- Citizenship : a perverse confluence / Evelina Dagnino -- Taking the power out of empowerment : an experiential account / Srilatha Batliwala -- Social capital / Ben Fine -- Reflections on relationships : the nature of partnership according to five NGOs in southern Mexico / Miguel Pickard -- Talking of gender : words and meanings in development organisations / Ines Smyth -- Sustainability / Ian Scoones -- From the right to development to the rights-based approach : how "human rights" entered development / Peter Uvin -- Civil society / Neera Chandhoke -- Public advocacy and people-centered advocacy : mobilising for social change / John Samuel -- NGOs : between buzzwords and social movements / Islah Jad -- Capacity building : who builds whose capacity? / Deborah Eade -- Harmonisation : how is the orchestra conducted? / Rosalind Eyben -- "Country ownership" : a term whose time has gone / Willem H. Buiter -- Best of practices? / Warren Feek -- Peacebuilding does not build peace / Tobias Denskus -- The uncertain relationship between transparency and accountability / Jonathan Fox -- Corruption / Elizabeth Harrison -- "Good governance" : the itinerary of an idea / Thandika Mkandawire -- The discordant voices of security / Robin Luckham -- Fragile states / Eghosa E. Osaghae -- "Knowledge management" : a case study of the World Bank's Research Department / Robin Broad -- Coda / Deborah Eade
LC subject Development economics -- Language
Economic development
Add Author Cornwall, Andrea, 1963-
Eade, Deborah
Alt Title Development in practice
ISBN 9781853397066
1853397067