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The Resource On the edges of development : cultural interventions, edited by Kum-Kum Bhavnani [and others]

On the edges of development : cultural interventions, edited by Kum-Kum Bhavnani [and others]

Label
On the edges of development : cultural interventions
Title
On the edges of development
Title remainder
cultural interventions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kum-Kum Bhavnani [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume re-imagines development through a careful and imaginative exploration of some of the many ways that culture - in the broadest sense of lived experience and its representation - can recenter resistance, suggest alternative models, and advance critiques of development as it is practiced
Member of
Cataloging source
NZ1
Dewey number
306.3091724
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD75.8
LC item number
.O6 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bhavnani, Kum-Kum
Series statement
Routledge studies in development and society
Series volume
18
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic development projects
  • Women in development
  • Community development
Label
On the edges of development : cultural interventions, edited by Kum-Kum Bhavnani [and others]
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Publication
Note
  • "Edited by Kum-Kum-Bhavnani, John Foran, Priya A. Kurian, and Debashish Munshi."
  • Priya A. Kurian is Associate Professor in the Dept. of Political Science and Public Policy, University of Waikato, N.Z. and Debashish Munshi is Associate Professor in the Dept. of Management Communication at the University of Waikato, N.Z
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-268) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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Contents
Introduction : From the Edges of Development / Kum-Kum Bhavnani [and others] -- -- pt. I. Refusing Representations of Development -- 1. October 17, 1961 / Moustafa Bayoumi -- 2. Ode to "Quasheba" : Resistance Rituals among Higgler Women in Jamaica / Hume N. Johnson -- 3. Plural Economies and the Conditions for Refusal : Gendered Developments in Bangkok / Ara Wilson -- 4. Dancing on the Edge : Women, Culture, and a Passion for Change / Kum-Kum Bhavnani, Krista Bywater -- 5. Resisting Westernity and Refusing Development / Molefi Kete Asante -- -- pt. II. Emergent Discourses of Development -- 6. From Roosevelt in Germany to Bush in Iraq : Development's Discourse of Liberation, Democracy, and Free Trade / Maria Josefina Saldaña-Portillo -- 7. Migrants, Genes, and Socioscientific Phobias : Charting the Fear of the "Third World" Tag in Discourses of Development in New Zealand / Debashish Munshi, Priya A. Kurian -- 8. Overseas Filipino Workers' Tales, or, Globalization Discourses and Development / Ming-Yan Lai -- 9. Erratic Hopes and Inconsistent Expectations for Mexican Rural Women : A Critique of Economic Thinking on Alternatives to Poverty / Magdalena Villarreal -- 10. From Old to New Political Cultures of Opposition : Radical Social Change in an Era of Globalization / John Foran -- -- pt. III. Fictions of Development -- 11. Mama Benz and the Taste of Money : A Critical View of a "Homespun" Rags-to-Riches Story of Post-Independence Africa / Lena Khor -- 12. History, Development, and Transformation in Paule Marshall's The Chosen Place, The Timeless People : A Conversation among Students of Development / Erin Kennedy [and others] -- 13. Urduja through the Looking Glass : A Response to Colonial Trauma / Tera Maxwell -- 14. Fictions of (Under)Development : Hunger Artists in the Global Economy / Françoise Lionnet
Control code
ocn256765746
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 275 pages
Isbn
9780415956215
Lccn
2008041161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780415956215
  • (OCoLC)256765746
Label
On the edges of development : cultural interventions, edited by Kum-Kum Bhavnani [and others]
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Edited by Kum-Kum-Bhavnani, John Foran, Priya A. Kurian, and Debashish Munshi."
  • Priya A. Kurian is Associate Professor in the Dept. of Political Science and Public Policy, University of Waikato, N.Z. and Debashish Munshi is Associate Professor in the Dept. of Management Communication at the University of Waikato, N.Z
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : From the Edges of Development / Kum-Kum Bhavnani [and others] -- -- pt. I. Refusing Representations of Development -- 1. October 17, 1961 / Moustafa Bayoumi -- 2. Ode to "Quasheba" : Resistance Rituals among Higgler Women in Jamaica / Hume N. Johnson -- 3. Plural Economies and the Conditions for Refusal : Gendered Developments in Bangkok / Ara Wilson -- 4. Dancing on the Edge : Women, Culture, and a Passion for Change / Kum-Kum Bhavnani, Krista Bywater -- 5. Resisting Westernity and Refusing Development / Molefi Kete Asante -- -- pt. II. Emergent Discourses of Development -- 6. From Roosevelt in Germany to Bush in Iraq : Development's Discourse of Liberation, Democracy, and Free Trade / Maria Josefina Saldaña-Portillo -- 7. Migrants, Genes, and Socioscientific Phobias : Charting the Fear of the "Third World" Tag in Discourses of Development in New Zealand / Debashish Munshi, Priya A. Kurian -- 8. Overseas Filipino Workers' Tales, or, Globalization Discourses and Development / Ming-Yan Lai -- 9. Erratic Hopes and Inconsistent Expectations for Mexican Rural Women : A Critique of Economic Thinking on Alternatives to Poverty / Magdalena Villarreal -- 10. From Old to New Political Cultures of Opposition : Radical Social Change in an Era of Globalization / John Foran -- -- pt. III. Fictions of Development -- 11. Mama Benz and the Taste of Money : A Critical View of a "Homespun" Rags-to-Riches Story of Post-Independence Africa / Lena Khor -- 12. History, Development, and Transformation in Paule Marshall's The Chosen Place, The Timeless People : A Conversation among Students of Development / Erin Kennedy [and others] -- 13. Urduja through the Looking Glass : A Response to Colonial Trauma / Tera Maxwell -- 14. Fictions of (Under)Development : Hunger Artists in the Global Economy / Françoise Lionnet
Control code
ocn256765746
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 275 pages
Isbn
9780415956215
Lccn
2008041161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780415956215
  • (OCoLC)256765746

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