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Festival elephants and the myth of global poverty

Glynn Cochrane

Festival elephants and the myth of global poverty

by Glynn Cochrane

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Published by Pearson in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic assistance -- Developing countries.,
  • Poverty -- Developing countries.,
  • International agencies -- Developing countries -- Sociological aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-178).

    StatementGlynn Cochrane.
    SeriesAnthropology works series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC60 .C544 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 178 p. :
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20914764M
    ISBN 100205577652
    ISBN 109780205577651
    LC Control Number2007046437

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His work experience in the Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka, the Cook Islands, and Tanzania, illustrates how poverty 4/5(1). Part of the "Anthropology Works" series, this book offers a critical look at the compelling issue of global aid. Glynne Cochrane draws on his many years as a development anthropologist to show how the "Festival Elephants" of development aid are wasting time and money instead of helping to solve poverty/5.

This book offers a critical look at the compelling issue of global aid. Glynne Cochrane draws on his many years as a development anthropologist to show how the “Festival Elephants” of development aid are wasting time and money instead of helping to solve poverty. Drawing on his many years as a development anthropologist, Glynn Cochrane shows how the flashy "Festival Elephants" of development aid are wasting time and money instead of helping to solve poverty.

He demolishes the myth of one kind of global poverty and one single solution to it. His work experience in the Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka, the Cook Islands, and Tanzania, illustrates how poverty /5(22).

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