Interrogating Social Development: Global Perspectives and Local Initiatives

By: Debal K. Singha Roy (Ed.)

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This collection of Essays shows that as the developmental processes have not positively impacted all sections of the society, due to inherited socio-cultural considerations on the one Hand and the state Failure to ensure Equity to all its citizen on the other, pre-existing social imbalances have been reproduced and furthered keeping vast sections of the Population persistently poor, illiterate, in ill-health, un/underemployed, homeless, voiceless and vulnerable. Beside elaborating the dominant perspectives of social development, it also elucidates several developmental initiatives undertaken among the tribes, dalits, Forest dwellers, women, physically challenged, sex-workers in various Parts of the Country and recorded Emerging praxes of social development that have emerged from the grassroots Experiences of cooperative activisms, Self-Help Group initiatives, Corporate social partnerships, interactivity of marginalized communities, and ICTs interventions. This collection would be of immense use to students, researchers, Teachers of sociology, Political science, economics, history, public administration, social Psychology and development studies, and Civil Society activists, planners, executives and politicians dealing with the issues of social development, marginalization and social exclusion. Printed Pages: 474

Title: Interrogating Social Development: Global Perspectives and Local Initiatives

Author Name: Debal K. Singha Roy (Ed.)

Categories: Sociology, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

ISBN: 8173048711

ISBN 13: 9788173048715

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Keywords: Interrogating Social Development: Global Perspectives and Local Initiatives Debal K. Singha Roy (Ed.)