Promises Not Kept has 99 ratings and 3 reviews. Samara said: A little Promises Not Kept: Poverty and the Betrayal of Third World Development John Isbister. “John Isbister brings the dilemmas of international poverty and the Third World into of political change around the world, Promises Not Kept now highlights the . Promises Not Kept: The Betrayal of Social Change in the Third World John Isbister is a professor of economics at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
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Besides including the most current information and a discussion of political change around the world, Promises Not Kept now highlights the divergent paths chosen by different developing regions – some embracing modern technology and institutions, while others seek different paths.
My library Help Advanced Book Search. Highly recommended for general as well as academic readers. Melody rated it liked it Jan 27, After working with Operation Crossroads Africa in Senegal inhe decided to pursue the study of economic development in low-income countries.
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Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. References to this book Poverty and Psychology: Bestsellers in Development Economics. The Idealist Nina Munk. To ask other readers questions about Promises Not Keptplease sign up. Travis Hodges rated it really liked it Jan 05, The Betrayal of Social Change in the Third World John Isbister Kumarian Press- Changement social – pages 0 Reviews “John Isbister brings the dilemmas of international poverty and the Third World into the twenty-first century in the fifth edition of this broadly-read text.
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