Rural Development: Putting the Last First

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Prentice Hall, 1983 - Political Science - 246 pages
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Rural poverty is often unseen or misperceived by outsiders. Dr Chambers contends that researchers, scientists, administrators and fieldworkers rarely appreciate the richness and validity of rural people's knowledge or the hidden nature of rural poverty. This is a challenging book for all concerned with rural development, as practitioners, academics, students or researchers.

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User Review  - anne_fitzgerald - LibraryThing

The central theme of this book is that rural poverty is often unseen or misperceived by outsiders who are not themselves rural and poor. The book calls for fundamental reversals in learning, values and behavor, and proposes more realistic action for tackling rural poverty. Read full review

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