Religion and the Politics of Development

  • Philip Fountain
  • Robin Bush
  • R. Michael Feener

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

About this book


This volume brings emerging research on religion and development into conversation with politics. Deploying innovative conceptual frameworks, and drawing on empirical research from across contemporary Asia, this collection makes an incisive contribution to the analysis of aid and development processes.


Religion development politics Asia charity philanthropy aid ethnography secular poverty East Asia gender privatization society

Editors and affiliations

  • Philip Fountain
    • 1
  • Robin Bush
    • 2
  • R. Michael Feener
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Religion and Globalization Cluster, Asia Research InstituteNational University of SingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Research Triangle InternationalIndonesia
  3. 3.Asia Research InstituteSingapore
  4. 4.National University of SingaporeSingapore

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