Challenging the Aid Paradigm

Western Currents and Asian Alternatives

  • Jens Stilhoff Sörensen

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction: Reinventing Development for the Twenty-First Century?

  3. Western Currents

  4. Asian Alternatives

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 247-257

About this book


Challenging the Aid Paradigm critically examines central aspects of Western international aid policy, while at the same time exploring non-western, especially Chinese, aid and assesses to what extent these may be competitive or complementary.


China Civil society development development aid growth international aid Policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Jens Stilhoff Sörensen
    • 1
  1. 1.Swedish Institute of International AffairsSweden

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2010
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Political & Intern. Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-36737-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-27728-1
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