Managing Development In A Global Context by O. DwivediManaging Development In A Global Context by O. Dwivedi

Managing Development In A Global Context

byO. Dwivedi

Hardcover | April 3, 2007

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Managing Development in a Global Context examines the complex relationship between management, development and globalization from a multidimensional perspective. Key authors in the field explore the historical record, the current global, regional and national characteristics of present developmental and managerial dilemmas, and possible future scenarios. Adopting a refreshing critical perspective, this book bridges the gap between theoretical literature and practices needed to understand the process of development management challenges facing the South.
O.P.Dwivedi Order of Canada, Ph.D., LL.D. (Hon), Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, was University Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science, University of Guelph, Canada. He was a past president of the Canadian Political Science Association (Ottawa), president of the Canadian Asian Studies Association (Montreal), and a ...
Title:Managing Development In A Global ContextFormat:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.03 inPublished:April 3, 2007Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230000053

ISBN - 13:9780230000056


Table of Contents

Managing Development in a Global Context: An Introduction * PART ONE: THEORETICAL AND HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES * History of Development and Development as History * Globalization and Trans-nationalization of the State * Poverty and Sustainable Livelihoods * Marginalization and Exclusion * Trade, Labour and Human Rights in a Global Context * PART TWO: CONTEMPORARY PARADIGMS * The Transition From Development Administration to New Public Management: An Interpretative Exploration * PART THREE: ISSUES AND CHALLENGES * Global Challenges and Managerial Culture * Challenges for the Administrative Culture in a Globalized World * Democracy, Governability and Governance * Ethics of Development: Governance and Management in a Global Era * PART FOUR: THE WAY AHEAD * Some Reflections on the Wellbeing of Nations