Auteur: Simon, David
Editeur: Taylor & Francis
Publication: 2005
ISBN: 978-0-415-33789-2
 
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The essential guide to the world’s most influential development thinkers, this authoritative text presents a unique guide to the lives and ideas of leading contributors to the contested terrain of development studies.

Reflecting the diverse, interdisciplinary nature of the area, the book includes entries on:
  • modernisers like Hirshman, Kindleberger and Rostow
  • dependencistas such as Frank, Cardoso and Amin
  • progressives like Prebisch, Helleiner and Streeten
  • political leaders enunciating radical alternative visions of development, such as Mao, Nkrumah and Nyerere
  • progenitors of religiously or spiritually inspired development, such as Gandhi and Ariyaratne
  • development-environment thinkers like Blaikie, Brookfield and Shiva.
This is a fascinating and readable introduction to the major figures that have shaped the field, ideal for anyone studying or working in the area.
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