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Global Development

Post-Material Values and Social Praxis

by Brij Mohan

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Praeger Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • International relations,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Social Change,
  • Social policy,
  • Social values

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10289075M
    ISBN 100275939464
    ISBN 109780275939465

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Munk explores what happens when abstract theories about poverty and development confront complicated realities on the ground. The book was a recipient of Foreign Policy’s Albie Award, one of Bloomberg’s “Best Books of ,” one of Forbes’ “Best Books of ,” and one of The Spectator’s “Best Books of ”.

This well-researched and illuminating book is an essential contribution to the history of postwar global development."—D. Chekki, Choice "In this impressive history, Lorenzini traces the journey of development thinking from its nineteenth-century origins through its entanglements in the great geopolitical struggles of the twentieth century.".

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International development or global development is a broad concept denoting the idea that societies and countries have differing levels of "development" on an international scale.

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This text focuses on leading across cultural, economic, social, national, and political boundaries simultaneously. Global Leadership presents the field’s latest studies and practices in a succinct and engaging style that helps scholars, managers, and students grasp the complexities of being a global leader.

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