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Author Mosse, David.

Title Cultivating development : an ethnography of aid policy and practice / David Mosse.

Imprint London ; Ann Arbor, MI : Pluto Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe JSTOR eBook (C-19)  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 315 pages) : maps
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Physical Medium polychrome. rdacc
Description text file rdaft
Series Anthropology, culture, and society
Anthropology, culture, and society.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 286-305) and index.
Contents Introduction : the ethnography of policy and practice -- Framing a participatory development project -- Tribal livelihoods and the development frontier -- The goddess and the PRA : local knowledge and planning -- Implementation : regime and relationships -- Consultant knowledge -- The social production of development success -- Aid policy and project failure -- Aspirations for development -- Conclusions and implications.
Note Print version record.
Summary By focusing in detail on the activities of a development project in tribal western India over more than ten years as it falls under different policy regimes, this book takes a close look at the relationship between policy and practice in development.
Language English.
Subject Rural development -- Sociological aspects.
Economic development -- Sociological aspects.
Economic assistance -- Social aspects.
Economic assistance -- Political aspects.
Rural development projects -- India -- Case studies.
Economic assistance, British -- India -- Case studies.
Développement rural -- Aspect sociologique.
Développement économique -- Aspect sociologique.
Aide économique.
Projets de développement rural.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- City Planning & Urban Development.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
Economic assistance, British. (OCoLC)fst00901649
Economic assistance -- Political aspects. (OCoLC)fst00901611
Economic assistance -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst00901615
Economic development -- Sociological aspects. (OCoLC)fst00901872
Rural development projects. (OCoLC)fst01101562
Rural development -- Sociological aspects. (OCoLC)fst01101546
India. (OCoLC)fst01210276
Ländliche Entwicklung
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
Case studies.
Other Form: Print version: Mosse, David. Cultivating development. London ; Ann Arbor, MI : Pluto Press, 2005 0745317995 9780745317991 (DLC) 2004004512 (OCoLC)54500522
ISBN 9781849641234 (electronic bk.)
1849641234 (electronic bk.)
0745317987 (pbk.)
0745317995 (hbk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000047649676
DEBBG BV043137486
DEBSZ 422256242
GBVCP 1003596487
NZ1 15384695

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