Companion to Development Studies

Vandana Desai, Rob Potter

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The Companion provides 109 chapters written by leading international experts within the field to provide a consise and authoritative overview of the key theoretical and practical issues dominating contemporary development studies. It has established a role as an essential reading for all students of development studies, as well as those in cognate areas of geography, international relations, politics, sociology, anthropology and economics.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationOxford
Number of pages603
Edition3rd edition
ISBN (Electronic)978-0-203-52898-3
ISBN (Print)978-1-4441-6724-5
Publication statusPublished - 28 Feb 2014


  • development
  • theory
  • practice
  • contemporary issues
  • geography
  • teaching

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