Milestones and Turning Points in Development Thinking

  • Richard┬áJolly

Part of the IDS Companions to Development book series (CDS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Perspectives and Paradigms

  3. Debunking Myths

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Mike Faber
      Pages 90-100
    3. Robert Chambers
      Pages 101-117
  4. Development Policy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Montek S. Ahluwalia, Hollis Chenery
      Pages 135-147
    3. Michael Lipton
      Pages 148-159
    4. Robert Chambers
      Pages 160-171
    5. Richard Jolly
      Pages 172-185
    6. Robin Murray
      Pages 186-201
  5. Gender

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 235-235
    2. Naila Kabeer, John Humphrey
      Pages 243-262
  6. International Perspectives and Policy

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 296-302

About this book


The first volume of IDS Companions to Development Studies focuses on pivotal writing emerging from the IDS fellowship during the last 50 years. It includes five topics: perspectives and paradigms, debunking myths, development policy, gender and international perspectives, and policy, as well as names like Seers, Singer, Lipton, Reg Green.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Richard┬áJolly
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Development StudiesUniversity of SussexUK

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