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Sustainable Community Development: Dilemma of Options in Kenya

Authors: Waswa, F., Kilalo, C., Mwasaru, D., Kennedy, A.

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About this book

Community development has lately gained much prominence, but the emphasis has remained on the economic and social welfare of communities, rather than the environment. By focusing on 'sustainable' development in Kenya, this study shows the importance of integrating ecological concerns in socio-economic and cultural development processes.

About the authors

Fuchaka Waswa has a PhD in Agricultural Sciences from the University of Bonn, Germany and is currently serving in the School of Agriculture and Enterprise Development at Kenyatta University, Kenya. He has spent the past 10 years teaching and consulting in environmental management and community development.
 
Christine Ruth Saru Kilalo is an independent consultant working in Kenya. A nurse by profession, she holds a Master's degree in Gender and Development from the Institute of Development Studies, Sussex University, UK. She has spent most of her professional life in community development, working with poor and marginalized people across East Africa, and particularly in Kenya.
 
Dominic Mwambi Mwasaru is an independent consultant on issues relating to development and governance. He holds an M.A. from Antioch University, USA, and has been a Visiting Fellow at the Harvard Law School, USA, and a Research Fellow with the Institute for Development Studies (IDS) Sussex, UK.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Waswa, Fuchaka (et al.)

    Pages 1-18

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  • Development Approaches and Competing Paradigms

    Waswa, Fuchaka (et al.)

    Pages 19-56

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  • Entry Points for Sustainable Community Development

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    Pages 57-107

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  • Roles of Strategic Stakeholders

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    Pages 108-127

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  • Creating an Enabling Environment

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    Pages 128-140

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Hardcover 59,27 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sustainable Community Development: Dilemma of Options in Kenya
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-49741-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137497413
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-49739-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-50508-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 162
Number of Illustrations and Tables
8 b/w illustrations
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