- Affiliation: University of Sussex, U.K.
Lisa Smirl was a Lecturer in International Relations at the viagra for sale online University of Sussex, and had extensive experience as a development worker in Rwanda, South East Europe and Central Asia. She also did further field research in Aceh, Jogyakarta, East Timor, Sri Lanka, and New Orleans. She died in 2013.
Books by Lisa Smirl
How Cars, Compounds and Hotels Shape Humanitarianism
Aid workers commonly bemoan that the spaces and experiences of working in ‘the field’ often sit uneasily with the goals they’ve signed up to: from visiting project sites in air-conditioned Land Cruisers while the intended beneficiaries walk barefoot through the heat, to checking emails from within gated compounds while surrounding communities have no running water. While such observations might seem intuitive, to date no concerted academic or policy study has dealt with… (more information)