UN contributions to development thinking and practice / Richard Jolly ... [et al.].

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2004.
Description
xviii, 387 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Series
  • United Nations intellectual history project (Series) [More in this series]
  • United Nations intellectual history project
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-367) and index.
Contents
Foreword / Louis Emmerij, Richard Jolly and Thomas G. Weiss -- 1. Has there been progress? : values and criteria for UN history -- 2. The history of development thinking from Adam Smith to John Maynard Keynes -- 3. The 1940s and 1950s : the foundations of UN development thinking and practice -- 4. The 1960s : the UN development decade : mobilizing for development -- 5. The 1970s : equity in development -- 6. The 1980s : losing control and marginalizing the poorest -- 7. The 1990s : rediscovering a human vision -- 8. Building the human foundations -- 9. Structural and sectoral change -- 10. The record of performance -- 11. UN contributions and missed opportunities -- 12. Lessons for the future : development thinking and the UN's future -- App. Country categories and distribution of population and GDP by regions.
Other title(s)
United Nations contributions to development thinking and practice
ISBN
  • 0253344077 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0253216842 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2003026468
OCLC
53896571
RCP
C - S