Participatory Rural Appraisal: Methodology and Application (SIRUP-l)

By: Neela Mukherjee

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The book is a study of rural participation based on the methodology of Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA), the accompanying methods and field-level applications. The book is divided into four chapters. The first chapter provides a short introduction to the logic of participation and the methodology of PRA, its significance, principles, foundations, kinds and origin. The second chapter analyses the indigenous knowledge-sources and discusses the different participatory methods in the light of field experiences. It briefly touches upon the sequencing of methods to illustrate its significance for in-depth analysis of rural issues. The third chapter describes applications of PRA in understanding of poverty, wealth, ecology, gender and health. The fourth chapter illustrates some policy measures flowing from such applications, discusses the limitations posed to the use of PRA and the opportunities which PRA offers as a participatory methodology. Printed Pages: 160.

Title: Participatory Rural Appraisal: Methodology and Application (SIRUP-l)

Author Name: Neela Mukherjee

Categories: India, Sociology,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 1993

ISBN: 817022473X

ISBN 13: 9788170224730

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 112552

Keywords: Participatory Rural Appraisal: Methodology and Application (SIRUP-l) Neela Mukherjee