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  1. Gender, Ethnicity and Place

    Women and Identity in Guyana

    By Linda Peake, D. Alissa Trotz

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    This book is concerned with the nature of the relationship between gender, ethnicity and poverty in the context of the external and internal dynamics of households in Guyana. Using detailed data collected from male and female respondents in three separate locations, two urban and one rural, and...

    Published October 6th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Housing and Finance in Developing Countries

    By Kavita Datta, Gareth Jones

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    This book explores the linkages between formal and informal housing finance drawing upon the lessons of NGO and micro-finance practices. Both public and private formal finance institutions have experienced great difficulty in lending below a middle-income client group, and are often reluctant to...

    Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  3. Psychology of Aid

    By Stuart Carr, Mac MacLachlan, Eilish McAuliffe

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    Psychology of Aid provides an original, psychological approach to development studies, focusing as it does on the social aspects of aid and the motivational foundations. Designed as a practical tool for looking at development projects in a new and structured way, the authors bring many of the...

    Published May 13th 1998 by Routledge

  4. The Politics of Development Co-operation

    NGOs, Gender and Partnership in Kenya

    By Lisa Aubrey

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 27th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Dams as Aid

    By Anne Usher

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    Dams As Aid brings together key issues in the aid/environment/development debate. Through her examination of dams, Usher sheds light on wider issues of the political economy of aid. Detailed analysis of dams and aid case studies are included, particularly on Nordic dams which provide most graphic...

    Published August 20th 1997 by Routledge

  6. The Life Region

    The Social and Cultural Ecology of Sustainable Development

    Edited by Per Raberg

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    This book launches a strategy for sustainable development, starting from a socio-ecological position and developing a model for a socially and culturally supportive community, or 'Life Region'. Special emphasis is placed on the situation of the provincial and peripheral regions of Europe and the...

    Published April 9th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Searching for Security

    Women's Responses to Economic Transformations

    By Isa Baud, Ines Smyth

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    Human Security is a development buzzword of the 1990s. To attain security people need to be safe from natural disasters, such as famine, and 'man-made' problems, such as unemployment. Women are a particularly insecure section of society with the impact of deprivation disproportionately shouldered...

    Published November 27th 1996 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Language of Global Development: A Misleading Geography
    By Marcin Wojciech Solarz
    To Be Published June 25th 2014
  2. Informal Urban Street Markets: International Perspectives
    Edited by Clifton Evers, Kirsten Seale
    To Be Published August 14th 2014

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