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Author Butterfield, Samuel Hale.

Title U.S. development aid--an historic first [electronic resource] : achievements and failures in the twentieth century / Samuel Hale Butterfield ; foreword by Maurice Williams.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 2004.


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Description xvi, 315 p. : ill., map.
Series Contributions to the study of world history, 0885-9159 ; no. 108
Contributions to the study of world history ; no. 108.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-291) and index.
Contents A White House surprise -- A summary of 50 years -- Starting off -- Changing assumptions -- Organizing the aid program -- Early country programs: Afghanistan, Chile, India, and Taiwan -- An appealing new strategy -- Kennedy's vision -- Johnson's wars -- Population explosion -- Technical assistance revived -- Trying to reach the rural poor -- Carter and Reagan -- Promoting market forces -- After the Cold War: policies under Bush and Clinton -- Africa's lagging development -- Women in development -- Assessing 50 years of effort.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Economic assistance, American -- Developing countries -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Foreign economic relations.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0313319103

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