Development Aid Confronts Politics: The Almost Revolution

3,9 valoración promedio
( 21 valoraciones por GoodReads )
 
9780870034008: Development Aid Confronts Politics: The Almost Revolution
Review:

"A hugely insightful book on how the international development community has failed to take politics into account in its efforts to help poor countries, with sometimes disastrous results. Carothers and de Gramont incisively chronicle the evolution of thinking on this critical topic and set out a practical agenda for how aid practitioners can do better." --Francis Fukuyama, author, The Origins of Political Order "The assertion that development aid is, or should be, political, sparks widely diverging reactions, from outrage at crude Western interference to recognition that aid must understand domestic politics. The authors have done us all a service by rigorously dissecting the different meanings of politics in aid and providing a clear understanding of what smarter aid practice requires." --Mark Malloch-Brown, former minister of state, UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office "The story of how aid agencies have finally accepted that 'politics matter' in shaping development outcomes and what it means in practice is brilliantly told in this penetrating book. The sweep of the authors' research and the power of their insights will stir scholars and practitioners alike." --Adrian Leftwich, research director, Developmental Leadership Program "The authors bring a great amount of experience, common sense, and clarity to explain what 'taking politics into account' means in foreign aid, encompassing goals such as democracy promotion as well as addressing the political economy of economic reform." --Dani Rodrik, professor, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

From the Publisher:

A new lens on development is changing the world of international aid. The overdue recognition that development in all sectors is an inherently political process is driving aid providers to try to learn how to think and act politically. Major donors are pursuing explicitly political goals alongside their traditional socioeconomic aims and introducing more politically informed methods throughout their work. Yet these changes face an array of external and internal obstacles, from heightened sensitivity on the part of many aid-receiving governments about foreign political interventionism to inflexible aid delivery mechanisms and entrenched technocratic preferences within many aid organizations. This pathbreaking book assesses the progress and pitfalls of the attempted politics revolution in development aid and charts a constructive way forward. Contents: Introduction: The New Politics Agenda - The Original Framework: 1960s-1980s; Apolitical Roots - Breaking the Political Taboo: 1990s-2000s; The Door Opens to Politics; Advancing Political Goals; Toward Politically Informed Methods - The Way Forward; Politically Smart Development Aid; The Unresolved Debate on Political Goals; The Integration Frontier conclusion; and The Long Road to Politics.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos Cantidad: 5
Librería
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 19298376-n

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 14,90
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,46
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
Editorial: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, United States, 2013. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. A new lens on development is changing the world of international aid. The overdue recognition that development in all sectors is an inherently political process is driving aid providers to try to learn how to think and act politically. Major donors are pursuing explicitly political goals alongside their traditional socioeconomic aims and introducing more politically informed methods throughout their work. Yet these changes face an array of external and internal obstacles, from heightened sensitivity on the part of many aid-receiving governments about foreign political interventionism to inflexible aid delivery mechanisms and entrenched technocratic preferences within many aid organizations. This pathbreaking book assesses the progress and pitfalls of the attempted politics revolution in development aid and charts a constructive way forward. Nº de ref. de la librería AAS9780870034008

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 21,94
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
Editorial: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, United States, 2013. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. A new lens on development is changing the world of international aid. The overdue recognition that development in all sectors is an inherently political process is driving aid providers to try to learn how to think and act politically. Major donors are pursuing explicitly political goals alongside their traditional socioeconomic aims and introducing more politically informed methods throughout their work. Yet these changes face an array of external and internal obstacles, from heightened sensitivity on the part of many aid-receiving governments about foreign political interventionism to inflexible aid delivery mechanisms and entrenched technocratic preferences within many aid organizations. This pathbreaking book assesses the progress and pitfalls of the attempted politics revolution in development aid and charts a constructive way forward. Nº de ref. de la librería AAS9780870034008

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 22,01
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
Editorial: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (2013)
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
Book Deals
(Lewiston, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2013. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: "A hugely insightful book on how the international development community has failed to take politics into account in its efforts to help poor countries, with sometimes disastrous results. Carothers and de Gramont incisively chronicle the evolution of thinking on this critical topic and set out a practical agenda for how aid practitioners can do better." -Francis Fukuyama, author, The Origins of Political Order. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE_book_new_0870034006

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 22,59
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
Editorial: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, U.S.A. (2013)
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos Soft cover Cantidad: 3
Librería
Wordtown Books
(ferring, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, U.S.A., 2013. Soft cover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0023746

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,03
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 8,26
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
Editorial: Carnegie Endowment for Int'l Peace
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos PAPERBACK Cantidad: 3
Librería
Movie Mars
(Indian Trail, NC, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Carnegie Endowment for Int'l Peace. PAPERBACK. Estado de conservación: New. 0870034006 Brand New Book. Ships from the United States. 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee!. Nº de ref. de la librería 16291020

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 21,93
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,72
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
Editorial: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (2013)
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2013. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería INGM9780870034008

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 23,51
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,72
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
Editorial: Carnegie Endowment for Intl Peace (2013)
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 2
Librería
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Carnegie Endowment for Intl Peace, 2013. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Brand New. 300 pages. 9.00x6.00x1.00 inches. In Stock. Nº de ref. de la librería z-0870034006

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 22,22
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 7,09
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
Editorial: Brookings Institution 2013-04-11, Washington DC (2013)
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Brookings Institution 2013-04-11, Washington DC, 2013. paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780870034008

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 24,34
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,32
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Carothers, Thomas; De Gramont, Diane
Editorial: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 2013-04-30 (2013)
ISBN 10: 0870034006 ISBN 13: 9780870034008
Nuevos Cantidad: 3
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 2013-04-30, 2013. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatched within 2 working days from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-BNT-01193683

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 27,95
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,53
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda