Series: Rethinking Development
The testing question for international development aid is how to support positive change and help prevent that which is bad. Rosalind Eyben, scholar-activist and lifelong development practitioner, seeks to answer that question through a vivid insight into the world of aid – its people, ideas and...
To Be Published January 30th 2014 by Routledge
How People are Categorized and Why It Matters
What does it mean to be part of the mass known as 'The Poor'? What visions are conjured up in our minds when someone is labelled 'Muslim'? What assumptions do we make about their needs, values and politics? How do we react individually and as a society? Who develops the labels, what power do they...
Published May 31st 2007 by Routledge
International aid is about much more than money. The UN Millennium Development Goals and major events like Live 8 have focused the world spotlight on issues of poverty relief and aid like never before, but have not concentrated on the quality of relationships that can make aid succeed or fail. This...
Published April 30th 2006 by Routledge