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International Political Economy Series

Bureaucracy and the Alternatives in World Perspective

Editors: Henderson, K., Dwivedi, O., Shaw, Timothy M. (Eds.)

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This volume seeks to explore bureaucratic forms of administration in the Third World and alternatives to them. Experts with wide experience in development are assembled to deal with issues of reform, indigenization, and desirable futures.

About the authors

Tim Shaw is Research Professor and Graduate Program Director in Global Governance and Human Security at the University of Massachusetts Boston, USA and Emeritus Professor at the University of London, UK. He has an extraordinary record, both as a scholar and administrator, most recently as Professor and Director at the Institute of International Relations at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine in Trinidad; Associate Research Fellow at UNU Comparative Regional Integration Studies in Bruges and Senior Fellow at Centre for International Governance Innovation at the University of Waterloo. He has edited the International Political Economy series for Palgrave Macmillan for more than 30 years.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)
  • Development Administration: An Overview

    Dwivedi, O. P.

    Pages 3-24

  • Alternative Administration: Human-Needs-Centred and Sustainable

    Dwivedi, O. P. (et al.)

    Pages 25-51

  • A Third-Sector Alternative: NGOs and Grassroots Initiatives

    Henderson, Keith M.

    Pages 52-68

  • Inclusive Administration and Development: Feminist Critiques of Bureaucracy

    Chowdhari Tremblay, Reeta

    Pages 69-94

  • Ecological Principles, Emerging Organisational Forms and Postmodernism

    Mercier, Jean

    Pages 95-126

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Bureaucracy and the Alternatives in World Perspective
Editors
  • K. Henderson
  • O. Dwivedi
  • Timothy M. Shaw
Series Title
International Political Economy Series
Copyright
1999
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-333-98335-5
DOI
10.1057/9780333983355
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-333-73354-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-40735-4
Series ISSN
2662-2483
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 330
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