Paper $36.95 ISBN: 9781780323145 Published October 2012 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $143.95 ISBN: 9781780323152 Published October 2012 For sale in North and South America only

Culture, Development and Social Theory

Towards an Integrated Social Development

John Clammer

Culture, Development and Social Theory

John Clammer

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304 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $36.95 ISBN: 9781780323145 Published October 2012 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $143.95 ISBN: 9781780323152 Published October 2012 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Part I. On culture and development
1. Transforming the discourse of development: culture, suffering and human futures
2. On cultural studies and the place of culture in development
3. Aid, culture and context
4. Liberating development from itself: the politics of indigenous knowledge

Part II. Expanding the boundaries of development discourse: two illustrations
5. Reframing social economics: economic anthropology, post-development and alternative economics
6. Culture and climate justice

Part III. Development, culture and human existence
7. Narratives of suffering: human existence and medical models in development
8. Towards a sociology of trauma: remembering, forgetting and the negotiation of memories of social violence
9. The aesthetics of development
10. Emotions of culture, social movements and social transformation

References
Index
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