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Rethinking International Development series

Challenging the Aid Paradigm

Western Currents and Asian Alternatives

Editors: Sörensen, J. (Ed.)

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Challenging the Aid Paradigm critically examines central aspects of Western international aid policy, while at the same time exploring non-western, especially Chinese, aid and assesses to what extent these may be competitive or complementary.

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MARK DUFFIELD Professor of Development Politics, University of Bristol, UK VANESSA PUPAVAC Lecturer in International Relations, University of Nottingham, UK MARIE SÖDERBERG Professor of Economics and Director of the European Institute for Japanese Studies, Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden HE WENPING Professor in the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, and Director of the African Studies Department, Institute of West Asian and African Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing JOHAN LAGERKVIST Research Fellow in Sinology, Swedish Institute of International Affairs, Sweden YAHIA MOHAMED MAHMOOD Research Fellow, Department of Cultural and Economic Geography, University of Lund, Sweden HENNING MELBER Director, Dag Hammarsköld Foundation, Sweden

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Introduction: Reinventing Development for the Twenty-First Century?

    Sörensen, Jens Stilhoff

    Pages 1-22

  • The Development-Security Nexus in Historical Perspective: Governing the World of Peoples

    Duffield, Mark

    Pages 25-46

  • From Materialism to Non-materialism in International Development: Revisiting Rostow’s Stages of Growth and Schumacher’s Small is Beautiful

    Pupavac, Vanessa

    Pages 47-77

  • Aid Policy, Civil Society and Ethnic Polarisation

    Sörensen, Jens Stilhoff

    Pages 78-104

  • Challenges or Complements for the West: Is there an ‘Asian’ Model of Aid Emerging?

    Söderberg, Marie

    Pages 107-137

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Challenging the Aid Paradigm
Book Subtitle
Western Currents and Asian Alternatives
Editors
  • J. Sörensen
Series Title
Rethinking International Development series
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-27728-1
DOI
10.1057/9780230277281
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-57766-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-36737-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 257
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