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Development and Management

Eade, Deborah; Hewitt, Tom and Johnson, Hazel eds. (2000). Development and Management. Development in Practice Readers. Oxford, UK: Oxfam Publications.

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Abstract

Development is a complex process of negotiation over meanings, values, and social goals within the sphere of public action,and not merely a question of project-based interventions, or of quantifiable inputs and outputs. This collection of papers draws on The Open University's path-breaking work in the field of development management, and includes in-depth accounts by academics and 'development managers' that range from civil society organisations in Brazil to NGO workers in Egypt, government departments in Tanzania and Poland, donor agencies in Bangladesh, and black feminist activists in the UK.

Item Type: Edited Book
ISBN: 0-85598-429-5, 978-0-85598-429-8
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology
Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: OpenSpace Research Centre (OSRC)
Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
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Item ID: 11433
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Date Deposited: 22 Aug 2008 10:29
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2016 17:10
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/11433
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