Prelude: Development, Post-Development and … More Development?
1: Understanding Development: Theory and Practice into the Twenty-First Century
2: Applying Anthropology
3: The Anthropology of Development
4: Anthropologists in Development: Access, Effects and Control
5: When Good Ideas Turn Bad: The Dominant Discourse Bites Back
Conclusion: Anthropology, Development and Twenty-First Century Challenges
Notes and references
About the Authors
Katy Gardner is Professor of Anthropology at the London School of Economics and is the author of several books including Global Migrants, Local Lives: Travel and Transformation in Rural Bangladesh (1995) and Discordant Development (Pluto, 2012).
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).