Race, Racism and Development: Interrogating History, Discourse and Practice

4.29 avg rating
( 7 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781848135123: Race, Racism and Development: Interrogating History, Discourse and Practice
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The book tackles human rights, imperialism, culture, ethnic conflict, HIV/Aids and the role of diasporas, and highlights the latent racialisation in such debates to argue that development can only be understood within a full understanding of the relationship between north and south.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

'This important book breaks the silence on race and racism in development. Kalpana Wilson's nuanced historical and political analysis goes beyond a narrow critique of the development industry to address broader questions of injustice, making this a book that ought to be essential reading for all students and practitioners of development.' Andrea Cornwall, Professor of Anthropology and International Development, University of Sussex 'Race, Racism and Development makes several key interventions that bridge postcolonial, political economic, critical race, and feminist literatures. Wilson's critiques of Foucauldian approaches to power and development are a breath of fresh air ... [her] careful attention to the histories and dynamics of domination and resistance around the globe and their significance for contemporary politics is compelling ...The author rightly asks us to think more deeply about what a productive politics of transnational solidarity would look like. This book marks a major moment in the project to break the silence around race and racism in development studies.' David Naguib Pellow, Professor of Sociology, University of Minnesota, author of Resisting Global Toxics: Transnational Movements for Environmental Justice 'Kalpana Wilson's new book is a clear indictment of the imbrication of race in development, a fact well-known to race critical scholars, but one which has rarely been analysed in such historical and contemporary sociological depth. This accessibly written and cogently argued book is a must-read for students of race and development alike'. Alana Lentin, co-author of The Crises of Multiculturalism

About the Author:

Kalpana Wilson is a Fellow at the Gender Institute, London School of Economics.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781848135116: Race, Racism and Development: Interrogating History, Discourse and Practice

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1848135114 ISBN 13:  9781848135116
Publisher: Zed Books, 2012
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Kalpana Wilson
Published by ZED BOOKS LTD, United Kingdom (2012)
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description ZED BOOKS LTD, United Kingdom, 2012. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Race, Racism and Development places racism and constructions of race at the centre of an exploration of the dominant discourses, structures and practices of development. Combining insights from postcolonial and race critical theory with a political economy framework, it puts forward provocative theoretical analyses of the relationships between development, race, capital, embodiment and resistance in historical and contemporary contexts. Exposing how race is central to development policies and practices relating to human rights, security, good governance, HIV/AIDS, population control, NGOs, visual representations and the role of diasporas in development, the book raises compelling questions about contemporary imperialism and the possibilities for transnational political solidarity. Seller Inventory # AAR9781848135123

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
18.21
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Kalpana Wilson
Published by Zed Books Ltd
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Zed Books Ltd. Paperback. Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Seller Inventory # B9781848135123

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
14.63
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6.94
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Wilson Kalpana
Published by Zed Books Ltd.
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Zed Books Ltd. Condition: New. pp. 320. Seller Inventory # 57129077

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
16.48
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Kalpana Wilson
Published by ZED BOOKS LTD, United Kingdom (2012)
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description ZED BOOKS LTD, United Kingdom, 2012. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Race, Racism and Development places racism and constructions of race at the centre of an exploration of the dominant discourses, structures and practices of development. Combining insights from postcolonial and race critical theory with a political economy framework, it puts forward provocative theoretical analyses of the relationships between development, race, capital, embodiment and resistance in historical and contemporary contexts. Exposing how race is central to development policies and practices relating to human rights, security, good governance, HIV/AIDS, population control, NGOs, visual representations and the role of diasporas in development, the book raises compelling questions about contemporary imperialism and the possibilities for transnational political solidarity. Seller Inventory # AAR9781848135123

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
22.13
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Kalpana Wilson
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Speedy Hen LLC
(Sunrise, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST1848135122. Seller Inventory # ST1848135122

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
23.97
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Kalpana Wilson
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
firstbookstore
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: Brand New. Brand New Original US Edition, Perfect Condition. Printed in English. Excellent Quality, Service and customer satisfaction guaranteed!. Seller Inventory # AINDN-61989

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
24.19
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Kalpana Wilson
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Romtrade Corp.
(STERLING HEIGHTS, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Brand New Original US Edition.We Ship to PO BOX Address also. EXPEDITED shipping option also available for faster delivery.This item may ship fro the US or other locations in India depending on your location and availability. Seller Inventory # AUSBNN-61989

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
26.26
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Kalpana Wilson
Published by Zed Books (2012)
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Zed Books, 2012. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # ria9781848135123_rkm

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
22.60
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.87
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Kalpana Wilson
Published by Zed Books (2012)
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Zed Books, 2012. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # GB-9781848135123

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
17.52
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Kalpana Wilson
Published by Zed Books Ltd (2012)
ISBN 10: 1848135122 ISBN 13: 9781848135123
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Zed Books Ltd, 2012. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # GH9781848135123

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
26.64
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.62
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book