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Third World Development

  • Regulatory Worldsby M. Findlay; L. S. Wei

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    This ambitious book takes up the grand challenge to design regulatory thinking for a global future beyond wealth and growth, and towards social sustainability. Assuming a ‘South World’ perspective on market regulation and social sustainability, the authors present the options and possibilities for radically repositioning regulatory principle. more...

  • Money from Nothingby Deborah James

    Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 25.95

    Money from Nothing explores the dynamics surrounding South Africa's national project of financial inclusion?dubbed "banking the unbanked"?which aimed to extend credit to black South Africans as a critical aspect of broad-based economic enfranchisement. Through rich and captivating accounts, Deborah James reveals the varied ways in which middle-... more...

  • Japan?s Foreign Aid Policy in Africaby Pedro Amakasu Raposo

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    Japan's Foreign Aid Policy in Africa seeks to evaluate TICAD's intellectual contribution to and its development practices regarding Africa over the past 20 years. A central conclusion is that, while TICAD bureaucrats lacked agency to support Japanese companies in Africa, the model of emerging powers partnerships has expanded in Africa. more...

  • Migration and Regional Integration in West Africaby Adebusuyi Isaac Adeniran

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    This book explores the processes of migration and integration within the West African sub-region and unearths subsisting promises and failures of the ECOWAS' intent of transmuting the sub-region into a single socio-economic (and political) entity. more...

  • Gendering Globalization on the Groundby Gay Young

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    How has globalization worked for women working on the frontlines of neoliberalism on the Mexico-US border? This border divides "US" from "Others," and produces social inequalities that form a site where marginalized border women encounter the othering power of neoliberalism and confront inequalities of gender and class. Within this context, a critical... more...

  • Des outils pour le changementby Nasser A. Tanimoune; Henry Veltmeyer; Denise Veilleux

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2014; US$ 44.99

    Si la lutte mondiale contre la pauvreté n'est pas encore gagnée après plus de 30 ans d'efforts concertés, c'est que le projet même du développement comporte de graves lacunes. Ce recueil rassemble chercheurs et praticiens militants qui offrent une réflexion critique à l?appui de progrès véritables et durables. more...

  • Ethnographies of Uncertainty in Africaby Elizabeth Cooper; David Pratten

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 95.00

    This collection explores the productive potential of uncertainty for people living in Africa as well as for scholars of Africa. Eight ethnographic case studies from across the continent examine how uncertainty is used to negotiate insecurity, create and conduct relationships, and act as a source for imagining the future. more...

  • Advanced Introduction to Law and Developmentby M. J. Trebilcock; M. M. Prado

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    This book offers a concise and accessible introduction to the main themes and debates in the field of law and development. It unpacks the role of legal systems and institutions, and investigates what kinds of law and legal arrangements are perceived (correctly or not) to encourage and facilitate development. more...

  • Recipient States in Global Health Politicsby Ricardo Pereira

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 100.00

    Even if constrained in their international choices, recipient countries of global health programmes hold the capacity to autonomously define and pursue their own strategies, policies, and ultimately attain political goals. This is comparatively demonstrated through the analysis of PEPFAR's implementation in Botswana, Ethiopia and South Africa. more...

  • Conflict, Security and Developmentby Danielle Beswick; Paul Jackson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 43.95

    This textbook draws on academic theory, field research and policy developments to provide an overview of the connections between security and development, before, during and after conflict. This 2nd edition is revised and updated to take account of changes that have occurred in both policy and academic arenas which are relevant to students and practitioners... more...