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University development in the third world

Coleman, James Samuel

University development in the third world

the Rockefeller Foundation experience

by Coleman, James Samuel

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Rockefeller Foundation.,
    • Education, Higher -- Developing countries -- Planning.,
    • Universities and colleges -- Developing countries -- Finance.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementJames Coleman with David Court ; The Rockefeller Foundation Nairobi, Kenya.
      ContributionsCourt, David., Rockefeller Foundation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC2610 .C65 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 417 p. ;
      Number of Pages417
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1406598M
      ISBN 100080419364
      LC Control Number93014907

      The book is an excellent study. This reviewer very strongly recommends Communication for Development in the Third World as a required textbook for all students of development communication and as useful reading for journalism/mass communication students, particularly those doing theories of mass communication. Book Description. This set of essays brings together studies that challenge interpretations of the development of modernist architecture in Third World countries during the Cold War. The topics look at modernism’s part in the transnational development of building technologies and the construction of national and cultural identity.

      Encountering Development was prompted by a sense of puzzlement over the assumption, virtually unchal- lenged in the dominant discourse for almost 50 years, that the industrialized nations of North America and Europe provide appropriate models for the so-called Third World. In the name of development, there have been countless examples of. "[A] major contribution to the widening academic and international debate over the complex relationship between defense and development in the Third World."—Joseph P. Smaldone, Perspective "[A] concentrated investigation of the all-too-often presumed advantages of security spending [for Third World countries].

      Arturo Escobar’s book Encountering Development is one of the foundational works of post-development studies. His research calls into question development as an institution, as an ordering system, and as a tool of capitalism and western hegemony.4/5(28). The Economic Development of the Third World Since book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. First published in , Professor /5(5).


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