International Development Studies: Theories and Methods in Research and Practice - Andy Sumner & Michael TribeLos Angeles, London, New Delhi, & Singapore: SAGE, 2008, Paperback.
Condition: Near Fine.
Contains: Graphs; Diagrams; Tables; References; Glossary;
From the cover: “What is ‘development’ and why do we wish to study it?
How do the many theoretical, methodological and epistemological approaches relate to research and practical studies in development?
How is development research and practice linked?
Accessibly written, with extensive use of case study material, this book is an essential primer for students of development studies who require a concise, penetrating overview of its foundations. It is also core reading for students and practitioners concerned with the design of studies in the course of policy analysis, sector reviews, or project formulation, management and evaluation.”