Popular Representations of Development
Insights from Novels, Films, Television and Social Media
|Series title:||Rethinking Development Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $160.00|
| Book Description: |
Although the academic study of development is well established, as is also its policy implementation, less considered are the broader, more popular understandings of development that often shape agendas and priorities, particularly in representative democracies.
Through its accessible and provocative chapters, Popular Representations of Developmentintroduces the idea that while the issue of 'development' - defined broadly as problems of poverty and social deprivation,...