Geographies of Developing Areas: The Global South in a changing world
This significant new textbook questions traditional conceptions of Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean to provide a new understanding of the ‘Global South’, highlighting the rich diversity of regions that are usually only viewed in terms of their ‘problems’.
Providing a positive but critical approach to a number of key issues affecting these important areas, the book:
A timely assessment of the way global processes are perceived from the Global South, the book is illustrated with over sixty colour photographs. It includes a full glossary of key terms, case studies from fieldwork conducted across a range of communities and nations, and introductions to the wider literature in this field.
This is a wonderful new textbook for all students interested in Human Geography and Development Studies.
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Geographies of Developing Areas: The Global South in a Changing World
Glyn Williams,Paula Meth,Katie Willis
No preview available - 2009