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The Resource Practising development : social science perspectives, edited by Johan Pottier

Practising development : social science perspectives, edited by Johan Pottier

Label
Practising development : social science perspectives
Title
Practising development
Title remainder
social science perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Johan Pottier
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Throughout the 1980s there have been calls, often from development organizations of global repute, for the incorporation of social science perspectives into the design and management of sustainable development programmes. Practising Development is the first collection to offer first-hand critical assessments of the success and failures found within actual responses to these calls. By combining academic and practical experience from anthropology, development and aid organizations the contributors examine the processes of intervention, the methods by which this intervention can be assessed, and
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
307.1/4
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GN397.5
LC item number
.P74 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Pottier, Johan
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  • Applied anthropology
  • Social sciences
  • Community development
  • Economic development projects
  • Anthropologie appliquée
  • Sciences sociales
  • Développement communautaire
  • Projets de développement économique
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Applied anthropology
  • Community development
  • Economic development projects
  • Social sciences
  • Angewandte Anthropologie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Entwicklungsprojekt
  • Politikberatung
  • Sozialwissenschaften
  • Culturele antropologie
  • Wetenschappelijke technieken
Label
Practising development : social science perspectives, edited by Johan Pottier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : development in practice : assessing social science perspectives ; The role of ethnography in project appraisal / Johan Pottier -- Agencies and young people : runaways and young homeless in Wales / Susan Hutson and Mark Liddiard -- Anthropologists or anthropology? : the Band Aid perspective on developmental projects / Bill Garber and Penny Jenden -- Anthropology and appraisal : the preparation of two IFAD pastoral developmental projects in Niger and Mali / David Seddon -- Development in Madura : an anthropological approach / Margaret Casey -- Project appraisals : the need for methodological guidelines / Geoff Griffith -- Anthropology in farming systems research : a participant observer in Zambia / Philip Gatter -- Representing knowledge : the 'new farmer' in research fashions / James Fairhead
  • 'Eze-vu' : success through evaluation : lessons from a primary health-care project in North Yemen / Tim Morris
Control code
52425778
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585448817
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52425778
Label
Practising development : social science perspectives, edited by Johan Pottier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : development in practice : assessing social science perspectives ; The role of ethnography in project appraisal / Johan Pottier -- Agencies and young people : runaways and young homeless in Wales / Susan Hutson and Mark Liddiard -- Anthropologists or anthropology? : the Band Aid perspective on developmental projects / Bill Garber and Penny Jenden -- Anthropology and appraisal : the preparation of two IFAD pastoral developmental projects in Niger and Mali / David Seddon -- Development in Madura : an anthropological approach / Margaret Casey -- Project appraisals : the need for methodological guidelines / Geoff Griffith -- Anthropology in farming systems research : a participant observer in Zambia / Philip Gatter -- Representing knowledge : the 'new farmer' in research fashions / James Fairhead
  • 'Eze-vu' : success through evaluation : lessons from a primary health-care project in North Yemen / Tim Morris
Control code
52425778
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585448817
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52425778

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