Anthropology, Development and the Post-Modern Challenge
Katy Gardner, David Lewis
- ISBN: 9780745307473
- Extent: 208pp
- Release Date: 20 May 1996
- Size: 215mm x 135mm
- Format: Paperback
- Category: Anthropology
Through detailed case studies and the issues raised by them, Gardner and Lewis outline key social issues and problems of development, and conclude that anthropological perspectives can contribute positively to development policy and practice.
About The Author
Katy Gardner is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Sussex and is the author of several books including Global Migrants, Local Lives: Travel and Transformation in Rural Bangladesh (1995) and, with David Lewis, Anthropology, Development and the Post-modern Challenge (Pluto, 1996).
David Lewis is Professor of Social Policy and Development in the Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics. He is the author of Bangladesh: Politics, Economy and Civil Society (2012) and co-editor of The Aid Effect (Pluto, 2005).