Cash Transfers and Basic Social Protection

Towards a Development Revolution?

  • Moritz von Gliszczynski

Part of the Rethinking International Development Series book series (RID)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Moritz von Gliszczynski
    Pages 1-6
  3. Moritz von Gliszczynski
    Pages 7-26
  4. Moritz von Gliszczynski
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  5. Moritz von Gliszczynski
    Pages 183-190
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 191-207

About this book


Cash Transfers and Basic Social Protection offers a ground-breaking analysis of the discourses that facilitated the rise of cash transfers as instruments of development policy since the 1990s. The author gives a detailed overview of the history of social protection and identifies the factors that made cash transfers legitimate policy.


Global policy social policy global social policy development policy social protection cash transfers poverty Global South discourse discourse analysis policy analysis community development globalization Nation

Authors and affiliations

  • Moritz von Gliszczynski
    • 1
  1. 1.LAG Soziale Brennpunkte NiedersachsenGermany

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